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Product Information
Product Name: DAP Patching Plaster Ready Mix
Form: dust
Product Category: Home maintenance » repair » Plaster
Customer Service: 888-327-8477
Date Entered: 2004-01-25
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: DAP Products, Inc.
Address: 2400 Boston Street, #200
City: Baltimore
State: MD
Zip Code: 21224
Telephone Number: 410-675-2100
Fax Number: 410-558-1068
Toll Free Number: 800-543-3840
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
Related Items: Products by this manufacturer
The following information (Health Effects, Handling/Disposal, and Ingredients) is taken from the product label and/or the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the MSDS. (What is an MSDS?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Warning:
Keep out of reach of children.
Do not take internally.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
EMERGENCY OVERVIEW: CAUTION! Removal of this product after use will result in the generation of dust. If dry-sanded, exposure to dust may result in build-up of material in eyes, ears, nose, and mouth which may cause
irritation.

POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS:
EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE - EYE CONTACT: May cause eye irritation.
EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE - SKIN CONTACT: May dry skin.
EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE - INHALATION: Exposure to dust may cause
irritation to nose, throat, and respiratory system.
EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE - INGESTION: : Irritating to mouth, throat, and
stomach. Ingestion may result in obstruction when wetted plaster hardens.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE - CHRONIC HAZARDS: Inhalation of dust may result in pulmonary and respiratory damages. Prolonged or repeated
inhalation of dust may cause lung damage. Respirable crystalline silica
dust and polygorskite fibers are considered a suspect human carcinogen by
IARC. Risk to ones health depends on level and duration of exposure.

MEDICAL CONDITIONS WHICH MAY BE AGGRAVATED BY CONTACT: Asthma and asthma-like conditions may worsen from prolonged and repeated exposure.
PRIMARY ROUTE(S) OF ENTRY: SKIN CONTACT, INHALATION
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
Respirable crystalline silica dust and polygorskite fibers are considered a suspect human carcinogen by IARC. Risk to ones health depends on level and duration of exposure.
First Aid: From MSDS
EYE CONTACT: Flush with large quantities of water until irritation subsides. Contact a physician.
SKIN CONTACT: Wash with soap and water. If irritation persists consult a
physician.
INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. Contact a physician immediately.
INGESTION: DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Contact a physician or Regional Poison Control Center immediately.

COMMENTS: In case of a medical emergency call: 1-800-327-3847.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2000-08-01
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. Avoid prolonged or repeated contact with skin. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not inhale dusts of this product.
Disposal: From MSDS
WASTE MANAGEMENT/DISPOSAL: Dispose of according to Federal, State, and Local Standards. This product does not meet the definition of a hazardous waste according to U.S. EPA Hazardous Waste Management Regulations, 40 CFR Section 261. State an
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-365.0-75.0
Attapulgite012174-11-71.0-5.0
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