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blue                  WD-40                                                  
WORKS                 COMPANY                                                
Material Safety Data Sheet                                                    
                                                                              
1 - Chemical Product and Company Identification                               
Manufacturer:   WD-40 Company                 Trade Name:  blue WORKS          
Address:        1061 Cudahy Place (92110)                  INDUSTRIAL          
                P.O. Box 80607                             GRADE SILICONE      
                San Diego, California, USA                                     
                92138-0607                    Chemical                         
                                              Name:        Organic Mixture     
Telephone:                                                                     
Emergency only: 1-888-324-7596 (PROSAR)       Product Use: Cleaner, Lubricant  
Information:    1-888-234-7596                                                 
Chemical        1-800-424-9300 (Chemtrec)     MSDS Date of                     
Spills:         1-703-527-3887 (International Prepartation 08/07/09            
                Calls)                        :                                
                                                                              
2 - Hazards Identification                                                    
Emergency Overview:                                                           
DANGER! Extremely flammable aerosol. Contents under pressure. Harmful or fatal
if swallowed. Combustible Liquid and Vapor. If swallowed, may be aspirated and
cause lung damage. May cause eye, skin and respiratory tract irritation. Avoid
eye contact. Use only with adequate ventilation. Keep away from heat, sparks, 
flames and all other sources of ignition.                                     
                                                                              
Symptoms of Overexposure:                                                     
Inhalation: Mist or vapor can irritate the throat and lungs. High             
concentrations may cause nasal and respiratory irritation and central nervous 
system effects such as headaches, dizziness and nausea. Intentional abuse may 
be harmful or fatal.                                                          
Skin Contact: May cause mild skin irritation with short-term exposure with    
redness, itching and burning of the skin. Prolonged and/or repeated contact   
may produce defatting and possible dermatitis.                                
Eye Contact: Contact may be irritating to eyes. May cause redness, stinging,  
swelling and tearing.                                                         
Ingestion: This product has low oral toxicity. If swallowed, this material may
cause irritation of the mouth, throat and esophagus. Swallowing may cause     
gastrointestinal irritation, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, dizziness,           
drowsiness, loss of consciousness, delirium and other central nervous system  
effects. This product is an aspiration hazard. If swallowed, can enter the    
lungs and may cause chemical pneumonitis, severe lung damage and death.       
Chronic Effects: Prolonged or repeated skin contact may defat the skin        
resulting in irritation and dermatitis.                                       
Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Pre-existing eye, skin and         
respiratory conditions may be aggravated by exposure.                         
                                                                              
Suspected Cancer Agent:                                                       
Yes     No X                                                                  
                                                                              
3 - Composition/Information on Ingredients                                    
Ingredient                            CAS #                   Weight Percent  
Petroleum Solvent                     64742-47-8              50-60%          
Poly(dimethylsiloxane)                63148-62-9              1-5%            
Calcium Sulfonate                     Proprietary             1-5%            
White Mineral Oil                     8042-47-5               1-5%            
Propellant (propane, n-butane)        74-98-6/106-97-8        35-45%          
See Section 8 for Exposure Limits                                             
                                                                              
4 - First Aid Measure                                                         
Ingestion (Swallowed): Aspiration Hazard. DO NOT induce vomiting. Call        
physician, poison control center or the WD-40 Safety Hotline at 1-888-324-7596
immediately.                                                                  
Eye Contact: Flush thoroughly with water for 15 minutes. Remove contact lenses
if present after the first 5 minutes and continue flushing. Get medical       
attention if irritation persists.                                             
Skin Contact: Wash with soap and water. If irritation develops or persists,   
get medical attention.                                                        
Inhalation (Breathing): If irritation is experienced, move to fresh air. Get  
medical attention if irritation or other symptoms develop and persist.        
                                                                              
5 - Fire Fighting Measures                                                    
Extinguishing Media: Use water fog, dry chemical, carbon dioxide or foam. Cool
fire exposed containers with water.                                           
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: Firefighters should always wear positive    
pressure self-contained breathing apparatus and full protective clothing. Cool
fire-exposed containers with water. Use shielding to protect from bursting    
cans.                                                                         
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: Contents under pressure. Keep away from   
ignition sources and open flames. Exposure of containers to extreme heat and  
flames can cause them to rupture often with violent force. Combustible liquid 
and vapor. This material can release flammable vapors when heated above       
ambient temperatures. Vapors can cause a flash fire. Vapors are heavier than  
air and may travel along surfaces to remote ignition sources and flash back. A
vapor and air mixture can create an explosion hazard in confined spaces.      
                                                                              
6 - Accidental Release Measures                                               
Wear appropriate protective clothing (see Section 8). Eliminate all sources of
ignition and ventilate area. Contain and collect liquid with an inert         
absorbent and place in a container for disposal. Clean spill area thoroughly. 
Report spills to authorities as required.                                     
                                                                              
7 - Handling and Storage                                                      
Handling: Avoid contact with eyes. Avoid prolonged contact with skin. Avoid   
breathing vapors or aerosols. Use with adequate ventilation. Keep away from   
heat, sparks, pilot lights, hot surfaces and open flames. Unplug electrical   
tools, motors and appliances before spraying or bringing the can near any     
source of electricity. Electricity can burn a hole in the can and cause       
contents to burst into flames. To avoid serious burn injury, do not let the   
can touch battery terminals, electrical connections on motors or appliances or
any other source of electricity. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after    
handling. Keep containers closed when not in use. Keep out of the reach of    
children. Do not puncture, crush or incinerate containers, even when empty.   
Storage: Store in a cool, well-ventilated area, away from incompatible        
materials and heat, sparks or open flame. Do not store in direct sunlight or  
above 120°F. U.F.C. (NFPA 30B) Level 1 Aerosol.                               
                                                                              
8 - Exposure Controls/Personal Protection                                     
Chemical                        Occupational Exposure Limits                  
Petroleum Solvent (as total     1200 mg/m3 TWA (supplier recommended)         
hydrocarbon vapor)                                                            
Poly(dimethylsiloxane)          None Established                              
Calcium Sulfonate               None Established                              
White Mineral Oil               5 mg/m3 TWA, 10 mg/m3 STEL ACGIH TLV          
                                5 mg/m3 TWA OSHA PEL                          
Propane                         1000 ppm TWA OSHA PEL                         
                                1000 ppm TWA ACGIH TLV (aliphatic hydrocarbon 
                                gas)                                          
n-Butane                        1000 ppm TWA ACGIH TLV (aliphatic hydrocarbon 
                                gas)                                          
                                                                              
The Following Controls are Recommended for Normal Consumer Use of this Product
Engineering Controls: Use in a well-ventilated area.                          
Personal Protection:                                                          
Eye Protection: Avoid eye contact. Always spray away from face.               
Skin Protection: Avoid prolonged or repeated skin contact. Chemical resistant 
gloves recommended for operations where prolonged skin contact is likely.     
Respiratory Protection: None needed for normal use with adequate ventilation. 
                                                                              
For Bulk Processing or Workplace Use the Following Controls are Recommended   
Engineering Controls: Use adequate general and local exhaust ventilation to   
maintain exposure levels below that occupational exposure limits.             
Personal Protection:                                                          
Eye Protection: Safety goggles recommended where eye contact is possible.     
Skin Protection: Wear chemical resistant gloves.                              
Respiratory Protection: None required if ventilation is adequate. If the      
occupational exposure limits are exceeded, wear a NIOSH approved respirator.  
Respirator selection and use should be based on contaminant type, form and    
concentration. Follow OSHA 1910.134, ANSI Z88.2 and good Industrial Hygiene   
practice.                                                                     
Work/Hygiene Practices: Wash with soap and water after handling. Remove       
contaminated clothing and launder before reuse.                               
                                                                              
9 - Physical and Chemical Properties                                          
Boiling Point:    161-257°C              Specific     0.81                    
                  (322-495°F)(Petroleum  Gravity:                             
                  Solvent)                                                    
Solubility in     Insoluble              pH:          Not Applicable          
Water:                                                                        
Vapor Pressure:   40-60 psi @ 70°F       Vapor        Greater than 1          
                                         Density:                             
Percent Volatile: >90%                   VOC:         57%                     
Coefficient of    Not Determined         Appearance/  Clear liquid with a     
Water/ Oil                               Odor:        petroleum odor.         
Distribution:                                                                 
Flash Point:      -29.2°F (TCC)          Flammable    LEL: 0.6% UEL: 9.5%     
                                         Limits:                              
                                                                              
10 - Stability and Reactivity                                                 
Stability: Stable                                                             
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur.                                     
Conditions to Avoid: Avoid heat, sparks, flames and other sources of ignition.
Incompatibilities: Strong oxidizers.                                          
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide,         
formaldehyde, smoke, fumes, and/or unburned hydrocarbons.                     
                                                                              
11 - Toxicological Information                                                
The oral toxicity of this product is estimated to be greater than 5,000 mg/kg 
based on an assessment of the ingredients. This product is not classified as  
toxic by established criteria. It is an aspiration hazard. None of the        
components of this product is listed as a carcinogen or suspected carcinogen  
or is considered a reproductive hazard.                                       
                                                                              
12 - Ecological Information                                                   
No data is currently available.                                               
                                                                              
13 - Disposal Considerations                                                  
If this product becomes a waste, it would be expected to meet the criteria of 
a RCRA ignitable hazardous waste (D001). However, it is the responsibility of 
the generator to determine at the time of disposal the proper classification  
and method of disposal. Dispose in accordance with federal, state and local   
regulations. Do not puncture, crush or incinerate containers, even when empty.
                                                                              
14 - Transportation Information_                                              
DOT Surface Shipping Description: Consumer Commodity, ORM-D                   
IMDG Shipping Description: UN1950, Aerosols, 2.1, LTD QTY                     
                                                                              
15 - Regulatory Information                                                   
U.S. Federal Regulations:                                                     
CERCLA 103 Reportable Quantity: This product is not subject to CERCLA         
reporting requirements, however, oil spills are reportable to the National    
Response Center under the Clean Water Act and many states have more stringent 
release reporting requirements. Report spills required under federal, state   
and local regulations.                                                        
SARA TITLE III:                                                               
Hazard Category For Section 311/312: Acute Health, Chronic Health, Fire       
Hazard, Sudden Release of Pressure                                            
Section 313 Toxic Chemicals: This product contains the following chemicals    
subject to SARA Title III                                                     
Section 313 Reporting requirements:None                                       
Section 302 Extremely Hazardous Substances (TPQ): None                        
EPA Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Status: All of the components of this 
product are listed on the TSCA inventory                                      
Canadian Environmental Protection Act: All of the ingredients are listed on   
the Canadian Domestic Substances List or exempt from notification             
Canadian WHMIS Classification: Class B-5 (Flammable Aerosol), Class D-2-B     
(Toxic material causing other toxic effects)                                  
This MSDS has been prepared according to the criteria of the Controlled       
Products Regulation (CPR) and the MSDS contains all of the information        
required by the CPR.                                                          
16 - Other Information                                                        
HMIS Hazard Rating:                                                           
Health - 1 (slight hazard), Fire Hazard - 4 (moderate hazard), Reactivity - 0 
(minimal hazard)                                                              
                                                                              
SIGNATURE:                             TITLE: Director of Global Quality     
                                       Assurance                             
REVISION DATE: August 2009             SUPERSEDES: New                       

    

The information contained in this MSDS 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 'MSDS' shall be created or inferred by any statement in this 'MSDS'. 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 'MSDS'. The user is responsible for full compliance.

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