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Product Name: OSI GS121 Gutter & Seam Sealant Squeeze Tube, White-10/10/2014
Form: paste
Product Category: Commercial / Institutional » building construction » Adhesive
Home maintenance » gutters » Sealant
Customer Service: 800-624-7767
Date Entered: 2015-01-16
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: OSI Sealants, Inc
Div., Henkel
Address: One Henkel Way
City: Rocky Hill
State: CT
Zip Code: 06067
Fax Number: 440-250-7873
Toll Free Number: 800-624-7767
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
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: Warning! Contains xylene, mineral spirits and ethylbenzene. Vapors may ignite explosively. Do not use or store near heat, sparks or open flame. Do not smoke when using this product. Extinguish flames/pilot lights and turn off all sources of ignition (stoves, heaters, electric motors) during use and until all vapors are gone. Open windows and doors for cross ventilation. Use in a well ventilated area. Avoid breathing vapors. Avoid eye and skin contact. Prolonged or repeated exposure may affect the nervous system causing dizziness, headache or nausea. If you experience eye watering, headache or dizziness, leave the area to obtain fresh air. Do not swallow. Wash thoroughly after handling. Keep out of the reach of children.

Warning: this product contains chemicals known to the state of california to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.

Notice: reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupational overexposure to solvents with permanent brain, nervous system, liver and kidney damage or may cause cardiac arrhythmia. Intentional misuse by deliberately inhaling the contents may be harmful or fatal.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Health Hazard Data

Emergency Overview: Warning: Abrasion could release respirable particles of silica quartz, a cancer hazard by inhalation. Normal use of this product causes no such release. Flammable liquid and vapor. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

Potential Health Effects

Routes of Entry: Inhalation, Skin contact.

Eye Contact: Contact with eyes can cause eye irritation. Symptoms may include stinging, tearing, redness, swelling, and blurred vision.

Skin Contact: Prolonged and/or repeated skin contact with this product may cause irritation/dermatitis.

Inhalation: Irritates the nose, throat and respiratory system. Abrasion of cured material such as by sanding or grinding could release respirable particles of silica quartz, a cancer hazard by inhalation. Normal use of this product causes no such release. Reports have associated repeated and prolonged overexposure to solvents with permanent brain and nervous system damage. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents may be harmful or fatal.

Ingestion: Ingestion can cause gastrointestinal irritation, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No informationprovided.
Carcinogenicity: Listed by IARC-Group 1: Quartz

Listed by IARC-Group 2B: Ethylbenzene, Titanium Dioxide

Listed by NTP: Quartz
First Aid: Eye Contact: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. If symptoms develop and persist, get medical attention.

Skin Contact: Rinse with running water and soap. Apply replenishing cream. Change all contaminated clothing.

Inhalation: If inhaled, immediately remove the affected person to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If symptoms develop and persist, get medical attention.

Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting, seek medical advice immediately.
MSDS Date: 2014-10-10
Handling: Do not pressurize, cut, heat or weld containers. Empty product containers may contain product residue. Do not reuse empty containers. Use only in well-ventilated areas. Keep out of the reach of children. Keep away from heat, spark and flame. Keep containers closed when not in use.
Disposal: Dispose of according to Federal, State and local governmental regulations
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Styrene-butadiene latex000000-71-45.0-10.0
Methyl acetate000079-20-95.0-10.0
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-330.0-60.0
Xylene (mixed isomers)001330-20-71.0-1.5
Titanium dioxide013463-67-71.0-5.0
Aluminum hydroxide021645-51-20.1-1
Petroleum resins064742-16-15.0-10.0
Distillates, petroleum, hydrotreated light064742-47-85.0-10.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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