BETZ LABORATORIES INC/BETZ DEARBORN -- SPEC-AID 8Q462 -- 6850-01-432-7761
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:SPEC-AID 8Q462
MSDS Date:09/05/1996
FSC:6850
NIIN:01-432-7761
MSDS Number: CDGCF
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:BETZ LABORATORIES INC/BETZ DEARBORN
Address:9669 GROGANS MILL RD
City:SPRING/WOODLANDS
State:TX
ZIP:77380
Country:US
Info Phone Num:800-877-1940/713-367-2442
Emergency Phone Num:800-877-1940/713-367-2442
CAGE:0PMX2
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:BETZ LABORATORIES INC., BETZ INDUSTRIAL
Address:822 CONTRA COSTA BLVD SUITE 101
City:PLEASANT HILL
State:CA
ZIP:94523
Country:US
Phone:415-825-2880/800-877-1940
CAGE:0PMX2
Company Name:BETZ LABORATORIES INC/BETZ DEARBORN
Box:UNKNOW
CAGE:0RDP2

=============  Composition/Information on Ingredients  =============

Ingred Name:HEAVY AROMATIC NAPHTHA (SOLVENT NAPHTHA)
CAS:64742-94-5
RTECS #:WF3100000
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

Ingred Name:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE (SARA 313)
CAS:95-63-6
RTECS #:DC3325000
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED
OSHA PEL:25 PPM
ACGIH TLV:25 PPM; 9596

Ingred Name:TRADE SECRET INGRED 561,TSRN 125438-5273P.
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

Ingred Name:TRADE SECRET INGRED 428, TSRN 125438-5266P.
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

Ingred Name:NAPHTHALENE (SARA 313) (CERCLA)
CAS:91-20-3
RTECS #:QJ0525000
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED
OSHA PEL:10 PPM
ACGIH TLV:10 PPM/15 STEL; 9596
EPA Rpt Qty:100 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:100 LBS

=====================  Hazards Identification  =====================

LD50 LC50 Mixture:ORAL RAT LD50: >2000MG/KG (ESTIMATED).
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:SKIN:MAY CAUSE MODERATE IRRIT,MAY
    CAUSE DERM.EYE:SEVERE IRRIT.INHAL:VAP/GAS/MIST/AEROSOL MAY CAUSE
    IRRIT TO UPPER RESP TRACT.PROLONGED EXPO MAY CAUSE
    DIZZ,HEAD.INGEST:MAY CAUSE GI IRRIT W/POSSIBLE NAU ,VOMIT,ABD
    DISCOMFORT,DIARR.SMALL AMTS ASPIRATED DURING INGEST/VOMIT MAY CAUSE
    LUNG INJURY,POSSIBLY LEAD TO DEATH.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:PER MSDS:NOT COMPONENT CONSIDERED TO BE
    CARCINOGEN BY NTP/IARC/OSHA FOR CARCINOGENS.
Effects of Overexposure:EXCESSIVE DERMAL EXPOSURE CAUSES DEFATTING &
    DRYING OF SKIN.EXCESSIVE INHAL OF VAPORS CAUSES
    DIZZINESS,HEAD,NAUSEA.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:NOT KNOWN. TARGET
    ORGANS:PROLONGED/REPEATED EXPOSURES MAY CAUSE DEFATTING-TYPE
    DERMATITIS.

=======================  First Aid Measures  =======================

First Aid:SKIN:REMOVE CONTAMIN CLOTH.WASH W/LG QUANT OF SOAP/SOLNT OR
    WATER FOR 15MINS.EYE:IMMED FLUSH W/WATER FOR 15MINS.IMMED CONTACT
    DR FOR ADDN TREATMENT.INHAL:REMOVE VICTIM FROM CONTAM AREA TO FRESH
    AIR.AP PLY APPROPRIATE 1STAID TREATMENT AS NECESSARY.INGEST:DO NOT
    FEED ANYTHING BY MOUTH TO UNCONSC/CONVULSIVE VICTIM.DO NOT INDUCE
    VOMIT.IMMED CONTACT DR.DILUTE STOMACH CONTENTS W/3-4 GLASSES MILK
    OR WATER

=====================  Fire Fighting Measures  =====================

Flash Point Method:PMCC
Flash Point:165F,74C
Autoignition Temp:Autoignition Temp Text:NP
Lower Limits:NP
Upper Limits:NP
Extinguishing Media:DRY CHEMICAL, CARBON DIOXIDE OR FOAM. AVOID WATER
    IF POSSIBLE.
Fire Fighting Procedures:FIREFIGHTERS SHOULD WEAR POSITIVE PRESSURE
    SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS (FULL FACE-PIECE TYPE).
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:COMBUSTIBLE LIQUID, NA1993, EMERGENCY
    RESPONSE GUIDE #27.

==================  Accidental Release Measures  ==================

Spill Release Procedures:VENTILATE AREA.USE PSEC PPE.CONTAIN/ABSORB ON
    ABSORBENT MATL.PLACE IN WASTE DISPO CNTNR.REMOVE IGN SOURCES.FLUSH
    AREA W/WATER.SPREAD SAND/GRIT.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

======================	Handling and Storage  ======================

Handling and Storage Precautions:COMBUSTIBLE.DO NOT USE AROUND
    SPARKS/FLAMES.BOND CNTNR DURING FILLING/DISCHARGE WHEN PERFORMED
    @TEMP #/ABOVE PROD FLASH POINT.
Other Precautions:KEEP CNTNR CLSD WHEN NOT IN USE.STORE IN COOL
    VENTILATED LOCATION.STORE AWAY FROM OXIDIZERS.

=============  Exposure Controls/Personal Protection  =============

Respiratory Protection:RESP PROT PROGRAM THAT MEETS OSHA
    29CFR1910.134/ANSI Z88.2 REQMTS MUST BE FOLLOWED WHENEVER WORKPLACE
    CONDITIONS WARRANT RESP USE.USE AIRPURIFYING RESP W/IN USE
    LIMITATIONS ASSOC W/EQMPT/ELSE USE SUPP LIED AIRRESP.AIRPURIFYING
    RESP USE(SUPP)
Ventilation:ADEQUATE VENTILATION TO MAINTAIN AIR CONTAMINANTS BELOW
    EXPOSURE LIMITS.
Protective Gloves:NITRILE GLOVES.WASH OFF AFT EA USE.
Eye Protection:SPLASH PROOF CHEMICAL GOGGLES.
Other Protective Equipment:USE PROTECTIVE EQPMT IAW 29CFR1910
    SUBPARTI.REPLACE GLOVES AS NEEDED.
Work Hygienic Practices:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Supplemental Safety and Health
PH 5% EXTRACT(APPROX):6.0. DISPO:HOWEVER THAT STATE/LOC REQMTS FOR
    WASTE DISPO MAY BE MORE RESTRICTIVE/OTHERWISE DIFFERENT FROM FED
    REGS.CONSULT STATE/LOC REGS REGARDING PROPER DISPO OF MATL. CERCLA
    R Q:540GALL DUE TO NAPHTHALENE;TREAT AS OIL SPILL. RESP:IF
    APPROPRIATE USE RESP W/ORG VAP CARTRIDGE & DUST/MIST PREFILTER.

==================  Physical/Chemical Properties  ==================

HCC:V4
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:NP
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:<-30F,<-34C
Decomp Temp:Decomp Text:NP
Vapor Pres:<5.0
Vapor Density:>1.00
Spec Gravity:DEN:7.5 LBS/GAL
pH:SUPPLE
Viscosity:18CPS @70F
Evaporation Rate & Reference:<1.00, ETHER=1
Solubility in Water:<0.0
Appearance and Odor:BROWN COLOR LIQUID, W/STRONG ODOR.
Percent Volatiles by Volume:NP
Corrosion Rate:NP

=================  Stability and Reactivity Data  =================

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
MAY REACT W/STRONG OXIDIZERS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:THERMAL DECOMPOSITION (DESTRUCTIVE
    FIRES)YIELDS ELEMENTAL OXIDES.

====================  Disposal Considerations  ====================

Waste Disposal Methods:SARA CHEMS PRESENT.H2O CONTAM W/PROD MAY BE SENT
    TO SANITARY SEWER TREAT FACI IAW ANY LOC AGREEMENT/PERMIT WASTE
    TREAT FACI/DISCHAR UNDER PERMIT.PROD AS IS-INCINER/LAND DISPO IN
    APPROVED LANDFILL.UNDI L PROD AS WASTE NO RCRA ID#.PLEASE BE
    ADVICE(SUPP)

 Disclaimer (provided with this information by the compiling agencies):
 This information is formulated for use by elements of the Department
 of Defense.  The United States of America in no manner whatsoever,
 expressly or implied, warrants this information to be accurate and
 disclaims all liability for its use.  Any person utilizing this
 document should seek competent professional advice to verify and
 assume responsibility for the suitability of this information to their
 particular situation.