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Product Information
Product Name: Duron Weathershield Exterior Acrylic Semi Gloss, Midtone Base-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » exterior, acrylic/latex » Paint
Customer Service: 800-723-8766
Date Entered: 2001-06-29
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Manufacturer: Duron, Inc.
Div. Sherwin-Williams Company
Address: 10406 Tucker Street
City: Beltsville
State: MD
Zip Code: 20705
Toll Free Number: 800-474-3794
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-16
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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?)
Health Effects
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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards Identification EYE: Trace amounts of amine and residual monomer vapors may be irritating to the eyes especially in poorly ventilated areas. Irritation in the form of redness, tearing and/or blurred vision. Vapors can cause severe conjunctivitis. SKIN: Due to individual sensitization, this product can cause skin irritation upon prolonged or repeated contact.INGESTION: Can cause gastrointestinal irritation, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Aspiration of material into lungs can cause chemical pneumonitis which can be fatal. INHALATION: Excessive inhalation of vapors can cause nasal and respiratory irritation, dizziness, weakness, fatigue, nausea and/or headache. Overexposure can cause neurological damage. Mists or vapors from hot operations, can cause mental sluggishness pulmonary edema (accumulation of fluid in the lungs, signs and symptoms can be delayed for several hours) and bronchial pneumonia.Conditions Aggravated By Exposure Effects of repeated overexposure. No evidence of adverse effects from available information.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:This product contains Crystalline Silica (CS) which is considered a hazard by inhalation. CS can also cause silicosis, a non-cancerous lung disease. Pigment dust would not normally be encountered when handling a packaged paint product containing
Carcinogenicity: This product contains Crystalline Silica (CS) which is considered a hazard by inhalation. The International Association for Research on Cancer (IARC) has classified CS as carcinogenic for humans (Class 1). CS has not been classified as a carcinogen by OSH
First Aid: EYE: If this product comes in contact with the eyes, flush with large quantities of water for at least 15 minutes, lifting upper and lower lids occasionally. SKIN: Thoroughly wash exposed area with soap and large quantities of water for at least 15 minutes. Remove contaminated clothing. Launder contaminated clothing before reuse. INGESTION: Drink 1 or 2 glasses of water to dilute. DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Consult a physician or poison control center immediately. Treat symptomatically.INHALATION: Individual may experience dizziness or lightheadedness when working in areas of high vapor concentrations. Victim should seek air free of vapors. If breathing stops, begin artificial respiration and seek immediate medical attention.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2001-08-29
Handling: KEEP FROM FREEZING. KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN. DO NOT TAKE INTERNALLY. FOR EXTERIOR USE ONLY This product is intended solely for exterior use in well ventilated areas. Use of this product inside or to treat any material used inside any building or structure may be hazardous to your health and the health of those occupying the building. Keep this product out of the reach of children. DO NOT eat, drink or smoke while using this product. Thoroughly wash hands before eating or smoking.
Disposal: Dispose of product in accordance with applicable local, county, state and federal regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Ethylene glycol000107-21-11.6 - 4
Diethylene glycol monobutyl ether000112-34-51.1
Kaolin clay001332-58-71.3 - 7
Water007732-18-525.6 - 61.6
Titanium dioxide013463-67-727.6
Texanol025265-77-41.8 - 2.6
Acrylic resin(s) (unspecified)999999-59-421.5 - 27
Silica, crystalline (unspecified type)999999-70-4
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