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blue works                    wD-40                                           
                              Company                                         
                              Material Safety Data Sheet                      
                                                                              
1- Chemical Product and Company Identification                                
Manufacturer: WD-40 Company                                                   
Address:           1061 Cudahy Place   Trade Name: blue WORKS INDUSTRIAL     
(92110)                                GRADE                                 
P.O. Box 80607                         HIGH PERFORMANCE PTFE LUBRICANT       
San Diego, California, USA                                                   
92138-0607                             Chemical Name: Organic Mixture        
Telephone:                                                                   
Emergency only:    1-888-324-7596      Product Use: Lubricant, Corrosion     
(PROSAR)                               Protection                            
Information:           1-888-324-7596                                        
Chemical Spills:  1-800-424-9300       MSDS Date of Preparation : 08/07/09   
(Chemtrec)                                                                   
            1-703-527-3887                                                   
(International Calls)                                                        
                                                                             
2- Hazards Identification                                                     
Emergency Overview:                                                           
DANGER! Flammable aerosol. Contents under pressure. Harmful or fatal is       
swallowed. Extremely Flammable Liquid and Vapor. Vapor may cause flash fire.  
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 headache, dizziness and nausea. Intentional abuse may  
be harmful or fatal.                                                          
Skin Contact: May cause 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 cause moderate eye irritation. 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
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: Preexisting 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           
Heptane                   64742-89-8                30-50%                   
                          142-82-5                                           
Petroleum Solvent         64741-66-8                20-40%                   
                          64742-47-8                                         
Petroleum Base Oil        64742-58-1                5-20%                    
                          64742-53-6                                         
Calcium Sulfonate         Proprietary               5-10%                    
Cyclohexane               110-82-7                  <5%                      
Alkyl Phosphate           Proprietary               <2%                      
Propane Propellant        74-98-6                   10-20%                   
See Section 8 for Exposure Limits                                             
                                                                              
4 - First Aid Measures                                                        
Ingestion (Swallowed:) Aspiration Hazard. Do Not induce vomiting. Call        
Physician, poison control center or the WD-40 Safety Hot line 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 and persists,  
get medical attention.                                                        
Inhalation (Breathing): If irritation 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 against bursting 
cans.                                                                         
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: Contents under pressure. Keep away from   
ignition sources and open flames. Exposure of container to extreme heat and   
flames can cause them to rupture often with violent force. Flammable liquid   
and vapor. 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 only 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. Do not store in direct sunlight or above 120°F. U.F.C. (NFPA 30B)  
Level 3 Aerosol.                                                              
                                                                              
8 - Exposure Controls/Personal Protection                                     
Chemical                               Occupational Exposure Limits          
Heptane                                500 ppm TWA OSHA PEL                  
                                       500 ppm Skin TWA, 400 ppm STEL ACGIH  
                                       TLV                                   
Petroleum Solvent                      1200 mg/m3 TWA Supplier Recommended   
                                       (total hydrocarbon)                   
Petroleum Base Oil                     5 mg/m3 TWA, 10 mg/m3 STEL ACGIH TLV  
                                       5 mg/m3 TWA OSHA PEL                  
Calcium Sulfonate                      None Established                      
Cyclohexane                            300 ppm TWA OSHA PEL                  
                                       100 ppm TWA ACGIH TLV                 
Alkyl Phosphate                        None Established                      
Propane Propellant                     1000 ppm TWA OSHA PEL                 
                                       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 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.              
                                                                              
9 - Physical and Chemical Properties                                          
Boiling Point:      90-271°C            Specific  Gravity:  0.78               
                    (194-520°F)                                                
Solubility in       Insoluble           pH:                 Not Applicable     
Water:                                                                         
Vapor Pressure:     40-100 psi @ 70°F   Vapor Density:      Greater than 1     
Perfect Volatile:   >70%                VOC:                4.8%               
Coefficient of      Not Determined      Appearance/Odor     Clear Liquid with a
Water/Oil                                                   pleasant odor      
Distribution:                                                                  
Flash Point:        <-29.2°F (TCC)      Flammable Limits:   LEL: 0.6% UEL:     
                                                            10.2%              
                                                                               
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, acids, and bases.                        
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide, oxides  
of nitrogen, phosphorus and sulfur, smoke fumes, unburned hydrocarbons and    
small amounts of hydrogen fluoride and carbonyl fluoride.                     
                                                                              
11 - Toxicological Information                                                
The oral toxicity of this product is estimated to be greater than 5000 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 o 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 has an RQ of 20,000 based on the 
RQ for cyclohexane of 1000 lbs. In addition, oil spills are reportable to the 
National Response Center under the Clean Water Act. 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, Fire Hazard, Sudden Release
of Pressure                                                                   
Section 313 Toxic Chemicals: This products contains the following chemicals   
subject to SARA TITLE III                                                     
Section 313 Reporting requirements:  Cyclohexane <5%                          
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 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 CRP.                                                          
                                                                              
16 - Other Information:                                                       
HMIS Hazard Rating:                                                           
Health - 1 (slight hazard), Fire Hazard - 4 (severe hazard), Reactivity -0    
(minimal hazard)                                                              
                                                                              
SIGNITURE: Peter P Long                TITE: 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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