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Product Name: Oatey # 95 Lead Free Tinning Flux-05/01/2009-Old Product
Form: paste
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » flux, lead-free » Solder
Home maintenance » solder flux » Plumbing
Home maintenance » flux, lead-free » Solder
Customer Service: 800-321-9532
Date Entered: 2010-01-12
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Oatey
Hercules Chemical Company
Address: 4700 West 160th Street
City: Cleveland
State: OH
Zip Code: 44135
Telephone Number: 216-267-7100
Fax Number: 216-267-6538
Toll Free Number: 800-321-9532
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-14
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, (M)SDS, prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the (M)SDS. (What is an (M)SDS?) (Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Apply flux with brush, do not apply with fingers. Wash hands thoroughly after use and before eating. Wear safety glasses with safety shields and rubber gloves. Eye and skin irritant. Harmful if swallowed. Vapor may be harmful.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:HAZARDS IDENTIFICATIONEmergency OverviewYellow paste with a slight odor. May cause burns to the eye and skin. Inhalation of fumes may cause respiratory irritation, metal fume fever, chills, nausea andvomiting. Swallowing may cause burns to the mouth or throat, vomiting, diarrhea and kidney or liver disorders. May be harmful if swallowed. Symptoms may be delayed.Inhalation: Fumes from heated product may be corrosive to mucous membranes and the respiratory system. Fumes may cause burning sensation, coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, cyanosis, fever, chills, muscular pain, anemia, metallic taste in the mouth, headache, nausea, vomiting, sweating, diarrhea and pulmonary edema. Fumes may cause stannosis, a mild benign pneumoconiosis. Repeated inhalation of fumes may cause occupational asthma. Symptoms may be delayed.Skin: Contact may cause irritation, ulcerations, burns or dermatitis. Symptoms may be delayed.Eye: Vapors or fumes may cause redness, pain, blurred vision and corneal damage. Direct contact may cause burns and eye damage with possible blindness. Symptoms may be delayed.Ingestion: May cause irritation or burns to the mouth and throat, nausea, vomiting or diarrhea. Death may occur from strictures of the esophagus and pylorus. Symptoms may be delayed.Sensitization: None of the components are known to cause sensitization.Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Persons with pre-existing skin, lung, kidney or liver disordersmay be at increased risk from exposure to this product.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: None of the components are listed as a carcinogen or suspect carcinogen by NTP, IARC or OSHA.
First Aid: CALL 1-877-740-5015 or 1-303-623-5716 COLLECTSkin: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water. Call a physician or poison control center if irritation persists.Eyes: If material gets into eyes or if fumes cause irritation, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water until chemical is removed. If irritation persists, get medical attention immediately.Inhalation: Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Keep victim quiet and warm. Call a poison control center or physician immediately.Ingestion: DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Rinse mouth with water. Never give anything by mouth to a person who is unconscious or drowsy. Get immediatemedical attention by calling a Poison Control Center, or hospital emergency room. If medical advice cannot be obtained, then take the person and product to the nearest medical emergency treatment center or hospital.
Health Rating: 3*
Flammability Rating: 1
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: 2009-05-01
Handling: Do not get in eyes. Do not get on skin or clothing. Do not take internally. Avoid breathing vapors or fumes. Use only with adequate ventilation. Wash thoroughly after handling. Keep container closed when not in use. Handle with care. Keep out of reach of children. Store in original, labeled container. Containers, even empty will retain residue and may be harmful.
Disposal: Dispose of in accordance with federal, state, and local regulations. It is the responsibility of the end-user to determine at the time of disposal of the product.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Zinc chloride007646-85-715.0-25.0
Ammonium chloride012125-02-91.0-4.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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