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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 DEGREASER     
                San Diego, California, USA                                     
                92138-0607                    Chemical                         
                                              Name:        Organic Mixture     
Telephone:                                                                     
Emergency only: 1-888-324-7596 (PROSAR)       Product Use: Cleaner, Degreaser  
Information:    1-888-234-7596                                                 
Chemical        1-800-424-9300 (Chemtrec)     MSDS Date of                     
Spills:         1-703-527-3887 (International Prepartation 02/05/10            
                Calls)                        :                                
                                                                              
2 - Hazards Identification                                                    
Emergency Overview:                                                           
WARNING! Contents under pressure. Flammable liquid and vapor. May be          
irritating to eyes, respiratory tract and skin. May be harmful if swallowed.  
Prolonged overexposure may cause liver, kidney and central nervous system     
effects. Use with adequate ventilation. Keep away from heat, sparks, flame and
all other sources of ignition. Avoid eye contact and inhalation.              
                                                                              
Symptoms of Overexposure:                                                     
Inhalation: Excessive inhalation can cause headache, drowsiness, nausea and   
lack of coordination. Can cause irritation of respiratory tract. Intentional  
abuse may be harmful or fatal.                                                
Skin Contact: May cause skin irritation. Prolonged contact may cause          
defatting, dermatitis, and drying of the skin. Harmful amounts of             
2-butoxyethanol may be absorbed through the skin with symptoms similar to     
those under inhalation and ingestion.                                         
Eye Contact: May cause eye irritation with redness, tearing and blurred       
vision.                                                                       
Ingestion: Symptoms are similar to those of inhalation including pain,        
diarrhea and vomiting. May cause damage to the liver and kidneys.             
Chronic Effects: 2-butoxyethanol has caused lymphatic system, blood, liver and
kidney damage.                                                                
Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Pre-existing respiratory, skin,    
eye, liver, kidney and lymphatic disorders.                                   
                                                                              
Suspected Cancer Agent:                                                       
Yes     No X                                                                  
                                                                              
3 - Composition/Information on Ingredients                                    
Ingredient                            CAS #                   Weight Percent  
Surfactants                           Proprietary             1-5%            
Isopropanol                           67-63-0                 1-5%            
2-Butoxyethanol                       111-76-2                5-10%           
Liquefied Petroleum Gas (propane,     68476-86-8              5-10%           
n-butane)                                                                     
or Isobutane propellant               75-28-5                                 
Non-hazardous Ingredients             Mixture                 Balance         
See Section 8 for Exposure Limits                                             
                                                                              
4 - First Aid Measure                                                         
Ingestion (Swallowed): Do not induce vomiting. Call a physician, poison       
control center, or the WD-40 Safety Hotline at 1-888-324-7596. Rinse mouth    
with water and give one eight-ounce glass of water to drink if the patient is 
conscious and responsive. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious      
person.                                                                       
Eye Contact: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15      
minutes, lifting upper and lower eyelids occasionally. Get medical attention  
if irritation persists.                                                       
Skin Contact: Rinse skin with water for 15 minutes. Remove contaminated       
clothing and wash before reuse. Get medical attention if irritation persists  
or symptoms of exposure develop.                                              
Inhalation (Breathing): Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial
respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention if 
irritation or symptoms persist.                                               
                                                                              
5 - Fire Fighting Measures                                                    
Extinguishing Media: Use water fog, dry chemical, carbon dioxide or foam.     
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. Concentrate is a   
flammable liquid. Vapors are heavier than air and may travel to remote        
ignition sources and flash back. A vapor and air mixture can create an        
explosion hazard in confined spaces.                                          
                                                                              
6 - Accidental Release Measures                                               
Remove personnel from general area. Wear appropriate protective clothing (see 
Section 8). Ventilate the area and eliminate all sources of heat. 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                  
Surfactants                     None Established                              
Isopropanol                     200 ppm TWA, 400 ppm STEL ACGIH-TLV           
                                400 ppm TWA OSHA PEL                          
2-Butoxyethanol                 20 ppm TWA ACGIH TLV                          
                                50 ppm TWA (Skin) OSHA PEL                    
Propane                         1000 ppm TWA ACGIH TLV                        
                                1000 ppm TWA OSHA PEL                         
n-Butane                        1000 ppm TWA ACGIH TLV                        
Isobutane                       1000 ppm TWA ACGIH TLV                        
Non-hazardous Ingredients       None Established                              
                                                                              
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 product away from your face.  
Skin Protection: Avoid prolonged or repeated skin contact. Chemical resistant 
gloves recommended for operations where 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.              
                                                                              
9 - Physical and Chemical Properties                                          
Boiling Point:    212°F                  Specific     kg/l (concentrate)      
                  (100°C)(concentrate)   Gravity:     0.955 kg/L (with        
                                                      propellant)             
Solubility in     Complete               pH:          10.5-11.5               
Water:                                                                        
Vapor Pressure:   Not Determined         Vapor        Not Determined          
                                         Density:                             
Percent Volatile: >95%                   VOC:         17.3% (162.2 g/L)       
Coefficient of    Not Determined         Appearance/  Clear colorless liquid  
Water/ Oil                               Odor:        with a citrus odor.     
Distribution:                                                                 
Flash Point:      <0°F (propellant)      Flammable    LEL: 1.8% UEL: 9.5%     
                  59°F                   Limits:      (propellant)            
                  (15°C)(concentrate                                          
                  with propellant ASTM                                        
                  D3828/US 16 CFR                                             
                  1500.45)                                                    
                  >212°F (100°C)                                              
                  (concentrate only)                                          
                                                                              
10 - Stability and Reactivity                                                 
Stability: Stable                                                             
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur.                                     
Conditions to Avoid: Extreme heat, sources of ignition, physical damage to    
aerosol can.                                                                  
Incompatibilities: Strong oxidizers.                                          
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Thermal decomposition may yield carbon      
monoxide, carbon dioxide.                                                     
                                                                              
11 - Toxicological Information                                                
Surfactant: Oral rat LD50: 412-2394 mg/kg, Dermal rabbit LD50 1127-2395 mg/kg,
Inhalation rat LC50 1.06 mg/L/4 hr                                            
Isopropanol: Inhalation rat LC50 16,000 ppm/8 hr, Oral rat LD50 5045 mg/kg,   
Dermal rabbit LD50 12,800 mg/kg                                               
2-Butoxyethanol: Inhalation rat LC50 450 ppm/4 hr; Oral rat LD50: 1,480 mg/kg;
Dermal rabbit LD50: 490 mg/kg                                                 
Liquefied Petroleum Gas: No toxicity data is available                        
Isobutane: Inhalation rat LC50 570000 ppm/15 min.                             
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                                                  
Aerosol containers should not be punctured, compacted in home trash compactors
or incinerated. Empty containers may be disposed of through normal waste      
management options. Dispose of all waste product, absorbents, and other       
materials in accordance with applicable Federal, state and local regulations. 
                                                                              
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, 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: 2-butoxyethanol 5-10% (glycol ether       
compound)                                                                     
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 A (Compressed Gas), Class B-2 (Flammable 
Liquid), Class D-2-B (A toxic material causing other harmful effects)         
This MSDS contains all of the information required by the CPR.                
16 - Other Information                                                        
HMIS Hazard Rating:                                                           
Health - 1 (slight hazard), Fire Hazard - 2 (moderate hazard), Physical Hazard
- 0 (minimal hazard)                                                          
                                                                              
SIGNATURE:                             TITLE: Director of Global Quality     
                                       Assurance                             
REVISION DATE: February 2010           SUPERSEDES: November 2009             

    

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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