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Date of Issue:             |Revision Date: 5/12/2009   |Revision Number:          
Imperial Supplies Part Number: 0052050                                            

SECTION 1: IDENTIFICATION                                                         

1.1.  Product Identifier
Product Form:                                                                     
Product Name: Coform Sorbent Media                                                
CAS No:                                                                           

1.2.  Intended Use of the Product
Use of the substance/mixture: Absorbent Mat                                       

1.3.  Name, Address, and Telephone of the Responsible Party
NPS Corporation                                                                   
3303 Spirit Way                                                                   
Green Bay, WI 54304                                                               

1.4.  Emergency Telephone Number
Emergency     | 1-800-424-9300, 1-877-561-6587                                    
number        |                                                                   

SECTION 2: HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION                                                 

2.1.  Classification of the Substance or Mixture
Classification (GHS-US)

2.2.  Label Elements
GHS-US Labeling
Hazard Pictograms (GHS-US)   |        |        |        |        |        |        
Signal Word (GHS-US)         |                                                    
Hazard Statements (GHS-US)   |                                                    
Precautionary Statements     |                                                    
(GHS-US)                     |                                                    

2.3.  Other Hazards
Other Hazards Not Contributing to the Classification:                             

2.4.  Unknown Acute Toxicity (GHS-US)


3.1.  Substance
Name                            |Product identifier   |%       |Classification    
                                |                     |        |(GHS-US)          
                                |                     |        |                  
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Full text of H-phrases: See Section 16
3.2.  Mixture
Name                            |Product identifier   |%       |Classification    
                                |                     |        |(GHS-US)          
Polypropylene                   |9003-07-0            |up to   |                  
                                |                     |100%    |                  
Cellulose Pulp                  |Mixture              |up to   |                  
                                |                     |100%    |                  
                                |                     |        |                  
                                |                     |        |                  
                                |                     |        |                  

SECTION 4: FIRST AID MEASURES                                                     

4.1.  Description of First Aid Measures
First-aid Measures General:                                                       
First-aid Measures After Inhalation: No first aid should be needed.               
First-aid Measures After Skin Contact: No first aid should be needed.             
First-aid Measures After Eye Contact: Immediately flush eye(s) with plenty of     
water. Obtain medical attention if irritation persists.                           
First-aid Measures After Ingestion: No first aid should be needed.                

4.2.  Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed
Symptoms/Injuries After Inhalation: Dust may form explosive mixture in air.       
Inhalation of dust that may be generated from                                     
cutting or other processing of product may cause mucous membrane and upper        
respiratory irritation.                                                           
Symptoms/Injuries After Skin Contact:                                             
Symptoms/Injuries After Eye Contact:                                              
Symptoms/Injuries After Ingestion:                                                
Chronic Symptoms:                                                                 

4.3.  Indication of Any Immediate Medical Attention and Special Treatment
None currently known.                                                             

SECTION 5: FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES                                                 

5.1.  Extinguishing Media
Suitable Extinguishing Media: Water, water fog, foam, carbon dioxide, dry         
Unsuitable Extinguishing Media:                                                   

5.2.  Special Hazards Arising From the Substance or Mixture
Fire Hazard:                                                                      
Explosion Hazard: Dust may form explosive mixture in air.                         

5.3.  Advice for Firefighters
Precautionary Measures Fire:                                                      
Firefighting Instructions:                                                        
Protection During Firefighting: In the event of fire, wear self contained         
breathing apparatus.                                                              

SECTION 6: ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES                                            

6.1.  Personal Precautions, Protective Equipment and Emergency Procedures
General Measures: Pick up and place in a suitable container for use or disposal.  
Avoid dust formation.                                                             

6.1.1.      For Non-emergency Personnel
Protective Equipment:                                                             
Emergency Procedures:                                                             

6.1.2.      For Emergency Responders
Protective Equipment:                                                             
Emergency Procedures:                                                             

6.2.  Environmental Precautions

6.3.  Methods and Material for Containment and Cleaning Up
For Containment:                                                                  
Methods for Cleaning Up:                                                          

6.4.  Reference to Other Sections
See heading 8, Exposure Controls and Personal Protection.                         

SECTION 7: HANDLING AND STORAGE                                                   

7.1.  Precautions for Safe Handling
Additional Hazards When Processed: Minimize the generation and accumulation of    
dust. Keep in a dry, cool place.                                                  
Hygiene Measures:                                                                 

7.2.  Conditions for Safe Storage, Including Any Incompatibilities
Technical Measures:                                                               
Storage Conditions:                                                               

7.3.  Specific End Use(s)

SECTION 8: EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION                                  

8.1.  Control Parameters
Exposure limit(s) 15 mg/m3 PEL-TWA (total dust)                                   
10 mg/m3 TLV-TWA (inhalable dust) as PNOS (particulates not otherwise specified)  

8.2.  Exposure Controls
Appropriate Engineering      |Ventilation: No special ventilation normally        
Controls                     |required. Provide appropriate exhaust ventilation at
                             |places where dust is formed.                        
Personal Protective Equipment|                                                    
Materials for Protective     |                                                    
Clothing                     |                                                    
Hand Protection              |Protective Gloves: Not required.                    
Eye Protection               |Follow facility requirements.                       
Skin and Body Protection     |                                                    
Respiratory Protection       |No personal respiratory protective equipment        
                             |normally required. If the exposure limit is exceeded
                             |or for symptoms of overexposure, wear an appropriate
                             |NIOSH (or local authority) certified respirator.    
Thermal Hazard Protection    |                                                    

SECTION 9: PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES                                       

9.1.  Information on Basic Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical State                      |                                             
Appearance                          |White or colored fabric                      
Odor                                |No odor.                                     
Odor Threshold                      |                                             
pH                                  |Not applicable                               
Relative Evaporation Rate           |Not applicable                               
(butylacetate=1)                    |                                             
Melting Point                       |Not applicable                               
Freezing Point                      |                                             
Boiling Point                       |                                             
Flash Point                         |                                             
Auto-ignition Temperature           |                                             
Decomposition Temperature           |                                             
Flammability (solid, gas)           |                                             
Vapor Pressure                      |Not applicable                               
Relative Vapor Density at 20 �C     |                                             
Relative Density                    |                                             
Specific Gravity                    |Not applicable                               
Solubility                          |Partially soluble                            
Partition coefficient:              |Not applicable                               
n-octanol/water                     |                                             
Viscosity                           |                                             
Lower Flammable Limit               |                                             
Upper Flammable Limit               |                                             

9.2.  Other Information
Percent Volatile by Volume (%) : 0%                                               

SECTION 10: STABILITY AND REACTIVITY                                              

10.1      Reactivity

10.2      Chemical Stability

10.3      Possibility of Hazardous Reactions
Hazardous Polymerization: Does not occur.                                         

10.4      Conditions to Avoid
Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition.                 

10.5      Incompatible Materials
Strong oxidizing agents.                                                          

10.6      Hazardous Decomposition Products
Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide.                                                  

SECTION 11: TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION                                             

11.1. Information on Toxicological Effects
Acute Toxicity: Product: Oral LD50 (rat) >5000 mg/kg Based on an assessment of the
Skin Corrosion/Irritation:                                                        
Serious Eye Damage/Irritation:                                                    
Respiratory or Skin Sensitization:                                                
Germ Cell Mutagenicity:                                                           
Carcinogenicity: None of the components of this product is listed as a carcinogen 
by IARC, NTP, US OSHA or the European Directive (67/548/EEC).                     
Reproductive Toxicity: No adverse effects on reproduction are known.              
Specific Target Organ Toxicity (Single Exposure):                                 
Specific Target Organ Toxicity (Repeated Exposure):                               
Aspiration Hazard:                                                                
Symptoms/Injuries After Inhalation: Inhalation of dust that may be generated from 
cutting or other processing of                                                    
product may cause mucous membrane and upper respiratory irritation.               
Symptoms/Injuries After Skin Contact: None expected.                              
Symptoms/Injuries After Eye Contact:  None expected.                              
Symptoms/Injuries After Ingestion:  No unusual hazards expected.                  
Chronic Symptoms: Prolonged overexposure to dust may cause lung changes.          

SECTION 12: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION                                                

12.1. Toxicity
No adverse effects on the environment are expected.                               

12.2. Persistence and Degradability

12.3. Bioaccumulative Potential

12.4. Mobility in Soil

12.5. Other Adverse Effects

13.1. Waste treatment methods
Waste Disposal Recommendations:  Dispose in accordance with all state, local and  
federal regulations.                                                              
Additional Information:                                                           

SECTION 14: TRANSPORT INFORMATION                                                 

14.1 In Accordance with DOT
Proper Shipping Name |Not regulated                                               
Hazard Class         |                       |<PICTOGRAM PHRASE>                  
Identification Number|                       |                                    
Label Codes          |                       |                                    
ERG Number           |                                                            

14.2 In Accordance with IMDG
Proper Shipping Name |Not regulated                                               
Hazard Class         |                                                            
Identification Number|                                                            
Label Codes          |                      |<PICTOGRAM PHRASE>                   
ntification Of The   |                      |                                     
Substance/m          |                      |                                     
EmS-No. (Fire)       |                      |                                     
EmS-No. (Spillage)   |                      |                                     

14.3 In Accordance with IATA
Proper Shipping Name |Not regulated                                               
Identification Number|                       |<PICTOGRAM PHRASE>                   
Hazard Class         |                       |                                     
Label Codes          |                       |                                     
ntification Of The   |                       |                                     
Substance/m          |                       |                                     
ERG Code (IATA)      |                                                            

SECTION 15: REGULATORY INFORMATION                                                

15.1      US Federal Regulations
International Regulations                                                         
Canadian WHMIS Classification: Not a controlled product.                          
This product has been classified in accordance with the hazard criteria of the CPR
and the                                                                           
MSDS contains all the information required by the CPR.                            
EU Labeling: Not applicable                                                       
SARA 313 This Product Contains the Following Chemicals Subject to Annual Release  
Reporting Requirements Under the SARA Section 313 (40 CFR 372): None.             
SARA Section 311/312 Hazard Classes |Not Hazardous                                
Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) |All of the components of this product are    
                                    |listed on the TSCA Inventory or exempted from

15.2      US State Regulations
<COMPONENT>California Proposition 65: This product does not contain chemicals     
listed per the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986.             


Revision date   |5/12/2009                                                        
Other           |This document has been prepared in accordance with the SDS       
Information     |requirements of the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard 29 CFR    
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Grainger disclaimer.


The information contained in this was obtained from current and reliable sources, however, the data is provided without any warrenty, expressed or implied, regarding its correctness or accuracy. Since the conditions or handling, storage and disposal of this product are beyond the control of Imperial Supplies LLC, Imperial will not be responsible for loss, injury, or expense arising out of the products improper use. No warranty, expressed or inferred, regarding the product described in this '' shall be created or inferred by any statement in this ''. Various government agencies may have specific regulations regarding the transportation, handling, storage, use, or disposal of this product which may not be covered by this ''. The user is responsible for full compliance.