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(Complete MSDS for this product)
Acute Health Effects:
Light beige colored water-based adhesive. Slippery in the wet state.
ROUTES OF ENTRY:
INHALATION: Vapors and/or aerosols which may be formed at elevated temperature may be irritating to eyes and respiratory tract. No reported incidents of adverse health affects resulting from inhalation of vapors at room temperature.
INGESTION: No hazard expected in normal industrial use. Ingestion is not a likely route of exposure.
SKIN: Prolonged or repeated skin contact can cause irritation.
EYE: Substance may cause moderate eye irritation.
MEDICAL CONDITIONS AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE:
Chronic Health Effects:
No information provided.
IARC: Yes, 2B (vinyl acetate).
The International Agency for Research on Cancer has determined vinyl acetate to be carcinogenic in experimental animals. Available epidemiologic studies do not confirm an increased risk of cancer in exposed humans.
INHALATION: Remove patient to fresh air, if discomfort persists seek medical
INGESTION: Call poison control center immediately. Follow their specific instructions. Do not induce vomiting.
SKIN: Wash with soap and water. Contact a physician if irritation develops or persists.
EYE: Hold eyelids apart and flush with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Seek medical attention.
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
Empty drums should be completely drained, properly bunged and promptly
returned to a reconditioner, or properly disposed of. Use only in well ventilated area. Store at temperatures between 50 F and 90 F.
Keep out of the reach of children.
Disposal of this product must comply with all applicable federal, state and local regulations.