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Product Name: Zar Oil Based Wood Stain, Black Walnut-125-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » oil stain, colors » Stain
Home maintenance » finish, oil-based » Wood
Customer Service: 800-845-5227
Date Entered: 2012-06-13
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Manufacturer: United Gilsonite Labs
Address: 1396 Jefferson Avenue
City: Dunmore
State: PA
Zip Code: 18509
Telephone Number: 570-344-1202
Fax Number: 570-969-7634
Toll Free Number: 800-272-3235
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-13
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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: Rags, Steel Wool or Waste Soaked with ZAR Wood Stain may spontaneously catch fire if improperly discarded. Immediately after use, place rags, steel wood or waste in a sealed water-filled metal container.

Reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupational overexposure to solvents with permanent brain and central nervous system damage. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents may be harmful or fatal.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Health Hazard Data

Potential Health Effects

Inhalation: Excessive exposure to vapors or spray mists can result in headache, dizziness, incoordination, nausea and loss of consciousness. Reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupational overexposure to solvents with permanent brain and central nervous system damage. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents may be harmful or fatal.

Eye contact: This material may be an eye irritant.

Skin absorption: This material may cause defatting and irritation of skin. Prolonged or repeated contact may cause dermatitis.

Ingestion: May produce signs of intoxication characterized by incoordination, dizziness, headache, nausea, mental confusion, slurred speech depending on the quantity of material ingested.

Medical conditions generally aggravated by exposure: Kidney diseases, respiratory illinesses, skin allergies.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No information.
Carcinogenicity: Titanium dioxide has been characterized by IARC as possibly carcinogenic to humans (Group 2b) through inhalation (not ingestion). This classification is based upon animal inhalation studies. Epidemiology studies do not suggest an increased risk of cancer
First Aid: Eye contact: Flush with large amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Consult a physician if irritation persists.

Skin contact: Wash affected area with soap and water. Consult a physician if irritation persists

Ingestion: Give one or two glasses of water. If individual is drowsy or unconscious do not give anything by mouth. Consult a physician, medical facility or poison control center for advise about whether to induce vomiting . Treat symptomatically.

Inhalation: Remove victim to fresh air treat symptomatically. Consult physician.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 2
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: 2012-04-01
Handling: Avoid breathing sanding dust. Avoid storage at temperatures greater than 90 degrees F or near heat, sparks, electrical equipment or open flames.Avoid prolonged breathing of vapors or contact with skin. Prevent prolonged or repeated breathing of vapor or spray mist. To avoid spontaneous combustion during temporary storage, soak soiled rags and waste immediately after use, in a water filled, closed metal container.
Disposal: Dispose of in approved sites according to local, state and federal regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Ferric oxide001304-37-15
Iron(III) oxide001309-37-15
Petroleum distillates (JP5 Jet fuel)008008-20-65
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, medium aliphatic064742-88-740.0-50.0
Linseed oil, polymer with maleic anhydride and pentaerythritol067922-98-940
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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