|Infosafe™ No.||VARDL||Issue Date||February 2016||Status||ISSUED by MILESTON||BS: 1.17.117|
Classified as hazardous according to criteria of NOHSC
|1. IDENTIFICATION OF THE MATERIAL AND SUPPLIER|
|Company Name||Milestone Chemicals Pty. Ltd. (ABN 85115166357)|
|Address||115 Northern Road West Heidelberg|
|Emergency Tel.||Poisons Information Centre Tel 131126|
|Telephone/Fax Number||Tel: (03) 9450 4555 |
Fax: (03) 9457 5518
|Recommended Use||For the removal of all graffiti from surfaces such as concrete, brick, metal and timber.|
Also suitable for use as a paint stripper for the removal of powder coated paint from aluminium and steel surfaces.
|Other Names||None Listed|
|Other Information||The information herein is to the best of our knowledge, correct and complete. It describes the safety requirements for this product and should not be construed as guaranteeing specific properties. Since methods and conditions are beyond our control we do not accept liability for any damages resulting from the use of, or reliance on, this information in inappropriate contexts.|
|2. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION|
|Hazard Classification||Acute Toxicity - Inhalation: Category 4|
Acute Toxicity - Oral: Category 4
Hazardous to the Aquatic Environment - Acute Hazard: Category 1
Sensitization - Skin: Category 1
Skin Corrosion/Irritation: Category 2
|Risk Phrase(s)||R38 Irritating to skin. |
R43 May cause sensitization by skin contact.
R20/22 Harmful by inhalation and if swallowed.
|Safety Phrase(s)||S2 Keep out of reach of children. |
S7 Keep container tightly closed.
S24 Avoid contact with skin.
S26 In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
S37 Wear suitable gloves.
S60 This material and its container must be disposed of as hazardous waste.
S61 Avoid release to the environment. Refer to special instructions/safety data sheet.
|3. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS|
|Ingredients determined not to be hazardous||0-10 %|
|d - Limonene||5989-27-5||10-30 %|
|Benzyl alcohol||100-51-6||30-60 %|
|4. FIRST AID MEASURES|
|First Aid Measures||M|
|Inhalation||Remove from exposure, rest and keep warm. Apply artificial respiration if not breathing. In severe cases, obtain medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Do NOT induce vomiting. Give a glass of water to be taken slowly. Seek medical assistance.|
|Skin||If skin contact occurs, remove contaminated clothing and wash skin thoroughly. Wash clothing before re-use.|
|Eye||If in eyes, hold eyes upen, flood with water for at least 15 minutes and see a doctor.|
|First Aid Facilities||Eye wash station and normal washroom facilities.|
|Advice to Doctor||Product contains a high proportion of d-limonene and alcohols. Vomiting has not been induced because of risk of aspiration into the lungs. Contact Poisons Information Centre.|
|5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES|
|Suitable Extinguishing Media||Use water spray, 'alcohol' foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.|
|Hazards from Combustion Products||Decomposes on heating emitting oxides of carbon.|
|Specific Methods||In case of major emergency use PPE: breathing apparatus and protective gloves.|
|Specific Hazards||This material is a combustible liquid.|
|Precautions in connection with Fire||M|
|Unsuitable Extinguishing Media||M|
|6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES|
|Spills & Disposal||Material may be slippery when spilt. Walk cautiously. Ventilate area. Wear protective equipment to prevent skin and eye contact, as outlined under personal protection in this MSDS. Bund area using sand or soil - to prevent run off into drains and waterways. Use absorbent (soil, sand, vermiculite or other inert material). Collect and seal in properly labeled containers for disposal.|
|7. HANDLING AND STORAGE|
|Precautions for Safe Handling||M|
|Conditions for Safe Storage||Store in a cool place and out of direct sunlight. Store away from sources of heat or ignition. Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep containers closed, when not using the product. Store in original packages as approved by manufacturer.|
|8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION|
|National Exposure Standards||Name||STEL (mgm3)||STEL (ppm)||TWA (mgm3)||TWA (ppm)||FootNote|
|Biological Limit Values||M|
|Other Exposure Information||TLV-TWA: None assigned by Worksafe Australia|
TLV_STEL: None assigned by Worksafe Australia
|Engineering Controls||Use only flame proof equipment. Maintain adequate ventilation at all times. In most circumstances natural ventilation systems are adequate unless the material is heated, reacted or otherwise changed in some type of chemical reaction, then the use of a local exhaust ventilation system is recommended.|
|Personal Protective Equipment||Avoid contact with the skin and eyes. Personal protection to be selected from those recommended below, as appropriate to mode of use, quantity handled and degree of hazard:-|
Goggles or safety glasses
Gloves, rubber, plastic, nitrile, neoprene or PVC
Plastic apron, sleeves and boots
Avoid breathing of vapours/gases. Select and use respirators in accordance with AS/NZS 1715/1716. The use of a P1 dust mask (disposable) or with replaceable filters is recommended. Filter capacity and respirator type depends on exposure levels and type of contaminant.
Always maintain a high level of personal hygiene when using this product. That is wash hands before eating, drinking, smoking or using the toilet.
|9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES|
|Melting Point||No data|
|Solubility in Water||Forms an emulsion|
|Vapour Pressure||No data|
|Octanol/Water Partition Coefficient||M|
|Flammable Limits - Lower||M|
|Flammable Limits - Upper||M|
|Explosion Limit - Upper||M|
|Explosion Limit - Lower||M|
|10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY|
|Chemical Stability||Stable under normal use conditons. |
|Conditions to Avoid||Heat, flames, ignition sources and incompatibles.|
|Incompatible Materials||Strong alkalis, acids, oxidizing agents.|
|Hazardous Decomposition Products||Emits smoke and fumes when heated to decomposition.|
|11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION|
|Toxicology Information||No adverse health effects are expected, if the product is handled in accordance with this Material Safety Data Sheet and the product label. Symptoms and effects that may arise if the product is mishandled and overexposure occurs are:|
|Inhalation||Harmful if inhaled.|
Will cause severe irritation to the nose, throat and respiratory system with effects including: Dizziness, headache, coughing, loss of co-ordination, chest pains, respiratory paralysis and or failure.
|Ingestion||Harmful if swallowed. Will cause burns to the mouth, mucous membranes, throat, oesophagus and stomach. If sufficient quantities are ingested (swallowed) death may occur.|
Citrus terpenes are harmful if swallowed. However, is designated GRAS by FEMA and approved by FDA for flavour use in foods.
|Skin||Will cause burns to the skin, with effects including; Redness, blistering, localised pain and dermatitis.|
|Eye||Will cause burns to the eyes with effects including: Pain, tearing, conjunctivitis and if duration of exposure is long enough, blindness will occur.|
|Chronic Effects||Prolonged or repeated skin contact may lead to dermatitis.|
Prolonged or repeated exposure may lead to irreversible damage to health.
Prolonged or repeated skin contact will lead to necrosis (death) of the skin.
Some individuals may become sensitised to d-limonene.
|Acute Toxicity - Oral||LD 50 : d-Limonene 4,400 mg/kg oral, rat|
|12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION|
|Ecotoxicity||In large concentrations this product may be detrimental to the environment.|
|Persistence / Degradability||Inherently biodegradable.|
|Mobility||Mobile liquid dilutes with large amounts of water.|
|Environmental Fate||This substance may cause long term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.|
This substance may cause long term adverse effects in the environment.
|Environment Protection||Avoid contaminating waterways, drains, sewers, or ground. |
|13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS|
|Waste Disposal||Refer to appropriate authority in your State. Dispose of material through a licensed waste contractor. Normally suitable for disposal by approved waste disposal agent.|
|14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION|
|Transport Information||Not classified as a Dangerous Good according to the Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road and Rail. |
|IMDG Marine Pollutant (MP)||M|
|15. REGULATORY INFORMATION|
|Regulatory Information||HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE.|
Classified as Hazardous according to criteria of National Occupational Health & Safety Commission, Australia (NOHSC).
Classified as a Scheduled Poison according to the Standard for the Uniform Scheduling of Medicines and Poisons (SUSMP).
|AICS (Australia)||All components listed. |
|16. OTHER INFORMATION|
|Date of preparation or last revision of MSDS||M|
|Signature of Preparer/Data Service||Technical manager Tel: (03) 9450 4555|
|Technical Contact Numbers||Emergency Advice All Hours:|
Chief Chemist Tel: (03) 9450 4555 Mon-Fri 8am - 6pm
Poisons Information Centre: 13 11 26 - 24hrs
|Other Information||This SDS summarises at the date of issue our best knowledge of the|
health and safety hazard information of the product, and in particular how
to safely handle and use the product in the Workplace. Please refer to the
technical datasheet (Instructions for use), and the label on the drum. The
company cannot anticipate or control the individual working conditions
encountered and so each user should read this SDS carefully, and if in
doubt ring the Contact Point Number given below.
|End of MSDS|
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