Material Safety Data Sheet


SECTION I - Material Identity
SECTION II - Manufacturer's Information
SECTION III - Physical/Chemical Characteristics
SECTION IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
SECTION V - Reactivity Data
SECTION VI - Health Hazard Data
SECTION VII - Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
SECTION VIII - Control Measures
SECTION IX - Label Data
SECTION X - Transportation Data
SECTION XI - Site Specific/Reporting Information
SECTION XII - Ingredients/Identity Information



SECTION I - Material Identity
Item Name                               
Part Number/Trade Name                   INTERNATIONAL COMPOUND #2 (IC#2/970-000)
National Stock Number                    9150L4162362027
CAGE Code                                IRMCO
Part Number Indicator                    A
MSDS Number                              192151
HAZ Code                                 B


SECTION II - Manufacturer's Information
Manufacturer Name                        IRMCO
Street                                   2117 GREENLEAF STREET
City                                     EVANSTON
State                                    IL
Country                                  US
Zip Code                                 60202-1088
Emergency Phone                          800-424-9300 CHEMTREC
Information Phone                        847-864-0255/800-323-2833 FX8540012

MSDS Preparer's Information
Date MSDS Prepared/Revised               26FEB02
Active Indicator                         Y

Alternate Vendors


SECTION III - Physical/Chemical Characteristics
Appearance/Odor                          TAN TO DARK BROWN PASTE LIGHT AROMA ODOR
Boiling Point                            ~212F
Melting Point                            NR
Vapor Density                            ND
Specific Gravity                         1.11
Evaporation Rate                         ND
Solubility in Water                      INSOLUBLE
Chemical pH                              8.5-10.5
Container Type                           R
Container Pressure Code                  1
Temperature Code                         4
Product State Code                       S


SECTION IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
Flash Point Method                       UNK
Lower Explosion Limit                    ND
Upper Explosion Limit                    ND
Extinguishing Media                      CARBON DIOXIDE, DRY CHEMICAL, FOAM OR WATER FOG OR FINE SPRAY 
Special Fire Fighting Procedures         CONTAIN MAY RUPTURE IF SUBJECT TO HIGH TEMPERATURE UNDER PRESSURE. DURING A FIRE, SMOKE MAY CONTAIN THE ORIGINAL MATERIAL IN ADDITION TO UNIDENTIFIED TOXIC AND OR IRRITATING COMPOUNDS. HAZARDOUS COMBUSTION PRODUCTS MAY INCLUDE AND ARE NOT LIMITED TO NITROGEN OXIDES, CARBON MONOXIDE AND CARBON DIOXIDE 
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazards           KEEP PEOPLE AWAY. ISOLATE FIRE AND DENY UNNECESSARY ENTRY. BURNING LIQUIDS MAY BE MOVED BY FLUSHING WITH WATER. BURNING LIQUIDS MAY BE MOVED BY FLUSHING WITH WATER. BURNING LIQUIDS MAY BE EXTINGUISHED BY DILUTION WITH WATER. WEAR POSITIVE PRESSURE SCBA AND PROTECTIVE FIRE FIGHTING CLOTHING INCLUDING HELMET, COAT, PANTS, BOOTS AND GLOVES. IF PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT IS NOT AVAILABLE OR NOT USED, FIGHT FIRE FROM A PROTECTED LOCATION OR SAFE DISTANCE 


SECTION V - Reactivity Data
Stability                                N/K
Stability Conditions to Avoid            PRODUCT IS STABLE AT ROOM TEMPERATURE IN CLOSED CONTAINERS UNDER NORMAL STORAGE AND HANDLING CONDITIONS. AVOID HIGH TEMP
Materials to Avoid                       STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS AND STRONG ACIDS 
Hazardous Decomposition Products         THERMAL OXIDATIVE DECOMPOSITION OF PRODUCT CAN PRODUCE WATER VAPOR, CARBON MONOXIDE, CARBON DIOXIDE, NITROGEN OXIDES
Hazardous Polymerization                 NO
Polymerization Conditions to Avoid       WILL NOT OCCUR


SECTION VI - Health Hazard Data
Route of Entry: Skin                     YES
Route of Entry: Ingestion                YES
Route of Entry: Inhalation               YES
Health Hazards - Acute and Chronic       [EYE] DIRECT CONTACT MAY CAUSE IRRITATION, REDNESS AND SWELLING. [INGEST] MAY CAUSE UNPLEASANT BURNING SENSATION IN MOUTH, THROAT, AND STOMACE. INGESTION OF LARGE QUANTITIES MAY HAVE TOXIC EFFECTS ON THE LIVER AND KIDNEYS. [INHAL] EXCESSIVE MISTS MAY CAUSE IRRITATION OF THE RESPIRATORY TRACT. [SKIN] PROLONGED OR REPEATED CONTACT CAUSES DRYNESS AND MAY CAUSE IRRITATION AND MILD DERMATITIS 
Carcinogenity: NTP                       NO
Carcinogenity: IARC                      NO
Carcinogenity: OSHA                      NO
Explanation of Carcinogenity             NOT LISTED AS CARCINOGEN
Symptoms of Overexposure                 SEE ABOVE
Medical Cond. Aggrevated by Exposure     SKIN CONTACT MAY AGGRAVATE EXISTING ALLERGIES, DERMATITIS, OR ECZEMA
Emergency/First Aid Procedures           [EYE] DO NOT ALLOW VICTIM TO RUB OR KEEP EYES TIGHTLY CLOSED. GENTLY LIFT LIDS AND FLUSH W/ WATER IMMEDIATELY AND CONTINUOUSLY WITH FLOODING AMOUNT OF WATER UNTIL TRANSPORTED TO AN EMERGENCY FACILITY. CONSULT PHYSICIAN IMMEDIATELY. [INGEST] CONTACT POISON CNTRL CENTER. DRINK 1-2 GLASSES OF WATER. DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. GET APPROPRIATE MED ASSISTANCE. [INHAL] REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. MONITOR FOR RESPIRATORY DISTRESS. CONSULT A PHYSICIAN. [SKIN] QUICKLY REMOVE CONTAMINATED CLOTHING. IMMEDIATELY RINSE AREA WITH FLOODING AMTS OF WATER. WASH EXPOSED AREA WITH SOAP AND WATER. IF IRRITATION CONSULT PHYS


SECTION VII - Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
Steps if Material Released/Spilled       CLEAR NON-EMERGENCY PERSONNEL FROM THE AREA. CONTAIN MATERIAL TO PREVENT CONTAMINATION OF SOIL, SURFACE WATER, AND GROUND WATER. ABSORB WITH NON-COMBUSTIBLE MATERIAL AND OR SAND. COLLECT MATERIAL IN SUITABLE AND PROPERLY LABELED OPEN CONTAINERS. AVOID MATERIAL SUCH AS SAWDUST OR CELLULOSE 
Waste Disposal Method                    CONTACT LICENSED CONTRACTOR FOR DETAILED RECOMMENDATIONS. FOLLOW APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS 
Handling and Storage Precautions         IN ACCORDANCE WITH GOOD INDUSTRIAL PRACTICE, HANDLE WITH CARE AND AVOID UNNECESSARY PERSONAL CONTACT. AVOID CONTACT WITH EYES AND PROLONGED OR REPEATED SKIN CONTACT. USE ONLY WITH ADEQUATE VENTILATION. STORE IN CLOSED CONTAINERS IN A COOL, DRY, WELL-VENTILATED AREA. KEEP CONTAINERS TIGHTLY CLOSED
Other Precautions                        DO NOT STORE OUTSIDE AS PRODUCT MAY FREEZE 


SECTION VIII - Control Measures
Respiratory Protection                   FOLLOW OSHA RESPIRATOR REGULATIONS. IF NECESSARY, WEAR AN MSHA/NIOSH APPROVED RESPIRATOR 
Ventilation                              PROVIDE GENERAL OR LOCAL EXHAUST VENTILATION
Protective Gloves                        WEAR CHEM RESISTANT
Eye Protection                           SAFETY GOGGLES
Other Protective Equipment               SAFETY SHOWER AND EYEWASH STATION
Work Hygenic Practices                   WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING


SECTION IX - Label Data
Protect Eye                              YES
Protect Skin                             YES
Protect Respiratory                      YES
Chronic Indicator                        NO
Contact Code                             SLIGHT
Fire Code                                UNKNOWN
Health Code                              UNKNOWN
React Code                               UNKNOWN


SECTION X - Transportation Data


SECTION XI - Site Specific/Reporting Information
Volatile Organic Compounds (P/G)         0
Volatile Organic Compounds (G/L)         0


SECTION XII - Ingredients/Identity Information
Ingredient #                             01
Ingredient Name                          WHITING (GLIDERS) (40-50%)
CAS Number                               1003
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  50
Ingredient #                             02
Ingredient Name                          *BARRE DEGRAS (10-20%)
CAS Number                               8020846
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  20
Ingredient #                             03
Ingredient Name                          YELLOW PROTOPET 2A (10-20%)
CAS Number                               1003
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  20
Ingredient #                             04
Ingredient Name                          PROLENE 6933 (5-10%)
CAS Number                               1003
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  10
Ingredient #                             05
Ingredient Name                          CAUSTIC POTASH 45% (1-10%)
CAS Number                               1003
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  10
Ingredient #                             06
Ingredient Name                          BOUQUET 5720
CAS Number                               1003
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  0
Ingredient #                             07
Ingredient Name                          *WATER
CAS Number                               7732185
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  0