SAFETY DATA SHEET 1: IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE / PREPARATION AND OF THE COMPANY / UNDERTAKING
Product Name: LOKSET LxS T - G L - length [mm] S - diameter [mm] T - type: AP, ST, ST1, ST2, STNV, HS, HS1, HSF1, CP, SHS, AV, AV1, AV2 G - gel time at 20ºC, [sek] : 20 - 600 Application: Two part polyester resin capsule for anchoring of bolts or dowels in rock, concrete or
Company: Minova Ekochem S.A. Address: Budowlana 10, 41-100 Siemianowice Slaskie, POLAND Telephone: +48 32 208 6800 Fax: +48 32 208 6801 Emergency telephone :+48 32 208 6800 2: COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
Composition: Polyester resin containing styrene filled with limestone powder as a base and a catalyst
containing benzoyl peroxide, plasticizers and limestone powder
Hazardous Ingredient(s) Symbol Risk Phrases CAS No: %styrene Xn R10, 20, 36/38 100-42-5 < 10 benzoyl peroxide E, Xi R 2-7-36-43 94-36-0 < 1
All constituents of this product are listed in EINECS (European Inventory of Existing Commercial Chemical Substances) or ELINCS (European List of New Chemical Substances) or are exempt. Refer to Section 8 for Occupational Exposure Limits
3: HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Not classified as hazardous. Flammable. Components may be harmful by ingestion or inhalation.
4: FIRST AID MEASURES
Eyes: Irrigate immediately with copious quantities of water for several minutes. Obtain medical
Skin: Wash immediately with soap and water or suitable skin cleaner. Remove contaminated
Inhalation: Remove from exposure, rest and keep warm and obtain medical attention urgently. Ingestion: Wash out mouth with water. Do NOT induce vomiting. Obtain medical attention. Beware of
5: FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Suitable Extinguishing Media: Carbon dioxide, powder, foam or water fog. Do not use water jets. Special Exposure Hazards: Toxic fumes. Special Protective Equipment: Self-contained breathing apparatus
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Personal Precautions: Immediately issue NO SMOKING and NO NAKED FLAMES warnings.
Wear self contained breathing apparatus and protective gloves.
Environmental Precautions: Prevent entry into drains, sewers and water courses. Decontamination Procedures: Soak up with inert absorbent or contain and remove by best available
means. Prior consent must be obtained from the local Water Company if discharged to sewer.
7: HANDLING AND STORAGE
Handling: Do not use near sources of ignition. Avoid breathing fumes. Avoid skin and eye contact. In
case of insufficient ventilation, wear suitable respiratory equipment.
Storage: Store in a cool place away from sources of heat and out of direct sunlight to avoid pressure
build up. Store in conformity with local fire regulations (for further information see Section 15).
8: EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION
Substance 8 Hour TWA STEL Source/Other Information
Styrene 100 ppm (MEL) 250 ppm (MEL) EH40
Engineering Control Measures: Use only in well ventilated areas.
Personal Protective Equipment: In case of insufficient ventilation wear suitable respiratory equipment.
Impervious gloves (eg nitrile or neoprene). Safety glasses.
9: PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES 10: STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Stability: Stable if used as directed. Conditions to avoid: Temperatures above 35 °C. Direct sunlight. Materials to avoid: Strong oxidising agents. Strong acids. Strong alkalis. Hazardous Decomposition Products: Toxic fumes. Carbon monoxide.
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The following toxicological assessment is based on knowledge of the toxicity of the product's components. Oral LD50, rat 5000mg/kg. Classified as an eye and skin irritant. Health Effects: On eyes: Irritating and may injure eye tissue if not removed promptly. Vapour may cause irritation. On skin: Irritation. Defats the skin. By inhalation: Harmful by inhalation. Vapours may cause headaches, dizziness and central nervous
By ingestion: Severe irritation and symptoms similar to inhalation. Chronic: Repeated and prolonged skin contact may lead to skin disorders.
12: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Environmental Assessment: May cause significant ecological damage in aquatic systems and must be
used and disposed in accordance with the recommendations made in this Safety Data Sheet.
Mobility: High viscous paste. Insoluble in water. Persistence and degradability: Not known. Expected to be not readily biodegradable. Bioaccumulative Potential: Not known. Ecotoxicity: Expected to be ecotoxic to fish/daphnia/algae
13: DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Disposal must be in accordance with local and national legislation. Unused Product: Dispose of as special waste. Dispose of through an authorised waste
Used/Contaminated Product: Dispose of through an authorised waste contractor to a licensed site. Packaging: Contains flammable residues, do not crush or incinerate. Must be disposed
of through an authorised waste contractor.
14: TRANSPORT INFORMATION
LOKSET capsules are not dangerous materials in the understanding of RID and ADR regulations.
15: REGULATORY INFORMATIONS
Labelling: the product is not labelled as hazardous. Issue No: 3 Date: 18.01.2005 Product Name: LOKSET resin capsule Page: 3 of 4 SAFETY DATA SHEET 16: OTHER INFORMATIONS
The data and advice given by apply when the product is used for the stated applications. The product is not sold as suitable for any other application. Use of the product for applications other than as stated in this sheet may give rise to risk not mentioned in this sheet. The product should not be used other than for the stated application or applications without seeking advice from Minova Ekochem or Minova International Ltd. If this product has been purchased for supply to a third party for use at work, it is the purchaser's duty to take all necessary steps to secure that any person handling or using the product is provided with the information in this sheet. It is the responsibility and duty of the employer to inform employees and others that may be affected of any hazards described in this sheet and of any precautions, which should be taken. This sheet does not constitute or substitute for the users own assessment of workplace risk, as required by other health and safety legislation.
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