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Posted by kelly

ive been burnt 2day in the workplace by the chemical vanquish
 
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 Hi Kelly,

if you are who I think you are???? please read below paying special attention to the protective clothing section.  A friend

 

M A T E R I A L S A F E T Y D A T A S H E E T

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GLB Vanquish

1. Product And Company Identification

Supplier Manufacturer

GLB Advantis Technologies Inc.

1400 Bluegrass Lakes Parkway 1400 Bluegrass Lakes Parkway

Alpharetta, GA 30004 United States Alpharetta, GA 30004 United States

Telephone Number: (770)521-5999 Telephone Number: (770) 521-5999

FAX Number: (770)521-5959 FAX Number: (770) 521-5959

Web Site: www.poolspacare.com Web Site: www.poolspacare.com

Supplier Emergency Contacts & Phone Number Manufacturer Emergency Contacts & Phone Number

CHEMTREC - DAY OR NIGHT: (800) 424-9300 CHEMTREC - DAY OR NIGHT: (800) 424-9300

Issue Date: 05/04/2001

Product Name: GLB Vanquish

CAS Number: Not Established

Chemical Family: Cationic polymer

Chemical Formula: Proprietary

MSDS Number: 119

2. Composition/Information On Ingredients

Ingredient CAS Percent Of

Name Number Total Weight

Polydimethyldiallyammonium Chloride 26062-79-3

Ingredients listed in this section have been determined to be hazardous as defined in 29CFR 1910.1200. Materials

determined to be health hazards are listed if they comprise 1% or more of the composition. Materials identified as

carcinogens are listed if they comprise 0.1% or more of the composition. Information on proprietary materials is

available in 29CFR 1910.1200(i)(1).

3. Hazards Identification

Primary Routes(s) Of Entry

Eye Contact, Skin Contact

Eye Hazards

May cause eye irritation.

Skin Hazards

May cause skin irritation.

Ingestion Hazards

May be harmful if swallowed.

Inhalation Hazards

May cause respiratory tract irritation.

Signs And Symptoms

Irritant to eyes and skin

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GLB Vanquish

First Aid (Pictograms)

4. First Aid Measures

Eye

In case of contact, hold eyelids apart and immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes.

Skin

Wash affected areas with soap and water.

Ingestion

DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Drink large amounts of water. Contact a physician or poison control.

Inhalation

If inhaled, remove to fresh air.

Fire Fighting (Pictograms)

5. Fire Fighting Measures

Flash Point: n/a °F

Fire And Explosion Hazards

Excess heat with prolonged evaporation can result in emission of toxic fumes. Dried material can burn to give off

oxides of carbon, nitrogen and hydrogen chloride.

Extinguishing Media

Use the appropriate extinguishing media for the surrounding fire.

Fire Fighting Instructions

Firefighters should wear self-contained breathing apparatus and full protective gear.

Spills will cause very slippery conditions

6. Accidental Release Measures

Contain and/or absorb spill with inert material (e.g. sand, vermiculite).

7. Handling And Storage

Handling And Storage Precautions

Keep out of reach of children.

Handling Precautions

Avoid contact with skin and clothing.

Storage Precautions

Keep out of reach of children.

Work/Hygienic Practices

Use safe chemical handling procedures suitable for the hazards presended by this material.

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GLB Vanquish

Protective Clothing (Pictograms)

8. Exposure Controls/Personal Protection

Engineering Controls

Local exhaust acceptable. Special exhaust not required

Eye/Face Protection

Safety glasses with side shields or goggles recommended.

Skin Protection

Chemical-resistant gloves.

Respiratory Protection

None normally required.

9. Physical And Chemical Properties

Appearance

Clear Blue

Odor

Mild

Chemical Type: Mixture

Physical State: Liquid

Melting Point: n/a °F

Boiling Point: 212 °F

Specific Gravity: 1.02

Molecular Weight: Proprietary

Percent Volitales: Negligible

Packing Density: Not Determined

Vapor Pressure: Not Determined

S o l u b i l i t y : Soluble in water

V i s c o s i t y : Not Determined

Evaporation Rate: <1

10. Stability And Reactivity

S t a b i l i t y : Stable

Hazardous Polymerization: will not occur

Hazardous Decomposition Products

The dried material can burn to give off oxides of carbon, hydrogen and hydrogen chloride.

11. Toxicological Information

No Data Available...

12. Ecological Information

No Data Available...

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GLB Vanquish

13. Disposal Considerations

Refer to applicable local, state and federal regulations as well as industry standards.

14. Transport Information

Proper Shipping Name

NOT REGULATED

Hazard Class

NOT REGULATED

DOT Identification Number

NONE

DOT Shipping Label

NOT ASSIGNED

15. Regulatory Information

Canadian Regulatory Information

Class D, Div 2b - Poisonous or Infectious Material: other toxic effects

WHMIS - Canada (Pictograms)

NFPA HMIS

0

0

0

HEALTH 1

FLAMMABILITY 0

REACTIVITY 0

PERSONAL PROTECTION B

16. Other Information

Revision/Preparer Information

MSDS Preparer: JHW3

This MSDS Superceeds A Previous MSDS Dated: 11/07/2000

Disclaimer

Although reasonable care has been taken in the preparation of this document, we extend no warranties

and make no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained therein,

and assume no responsibility regarding the suitablility of this information for the user's intended

purposes or for the consequences of its use. Each individual should make a determination as to the

suitability of the information for their particular purposes(s).

thanks some usefull information there that can be used further down the line
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