Faux Colorants - MSDS
Faux Colorants - MSDS

Material Safety Data Sheet

Section 1  General Information

Manufacturer                                                 HMIS Rating

Perfetto, Inc                                                            Health             1

913 E. Fayette                                                        Flammability    0

Effingham, IL 62401                                                 Reactivity        0

Emergency Telephone :  (217) 347-3710

Product Name - Blue Pearl "Faux Colorants"
Date of Preparation: November 16, 2007

Section 2 Hazardous Ingredients

Hazardous Component:                             CAS OSHA PEL ACDIH TLV   None Present
Contains a proprietary water based acrylic latex emulsion and typical pigments consistent with typical water based artists paints such as Iron Oxides and Organic pigments.

Section 3  Hazardous Identification

Emergency Overview:         These materials are water based artist paints and are not unlike latex
                                            house paint and water based acrylic artists paints.
Primary Routes of Exposure:          Inhalation -  Skin Contact - Eye contact
Potential Acute Health Effects: 
         Inhalation:    May cause respiratory tract irritation

         Skin:           Prolonged or repeated skin contact may cause irritation

         Eye:            May cause eye irritation

         Ingestion:     Not hazardous under intended use conditions.
Potential Chronic Health Effects:     None Known.

Section 4 - First Aid Measures


Eye Contact:          Flush eyes with clean water for 15 minutes. Seek medical attention

Skin Contact:         Thoroughly wash with soap and water before coating dries

Inhalation:             If irritation occurs, remove to fresh air and seek medical attention if cough or other

                              symptoms develop. If affected, remove from exposure.

Ingestion:              Do not induce vomiting. Seek Medical attention immediately.

Section 5   Fire Fighting Measures

Flash Point:                              None
Flammability Classification:     Not Applicable
Extinguishing Media:               Use water spray, foam, or carbon dioxide when fighting fires.
Protection to Firefighters:        As in any fire, wear NIOSH approved self-contained breathing
                                                apparatus pressure-demand and full protective gear.
Fire and Explosion Hazards:    Material will not burn.
Section 6   Accidental Release Measures

Personal Precautions:            Slippery: can cause slops and falls if walked on while wet.
Clean Up methods:                 Contain spill with sand or other diking material. Soak up small spills
                                               with absorbent material. Dispose of in accordance with federal, state,
                                               and local regulations.

Section 7   Handling and Storage

Handling:       DOL storage category: not applicable.
Storage:        Keep from freezing. Keep container closed when not in use. Store in only approved
                      labeled containers. Do not take internally. Keep away from children. Avoid extreme heat.

Section 8  Exposure Controls/Personal Protection

Engineered Controls              If necessary, use general room dilution ventilation, process enclosures,

                                              local exhaust ventilation, or other engineering controls to control airborne

                                              levels below recommended exposure limits. Use adequate ventilation. Avoid

                                              breathing vapor and spray mist. 

Eye Protection:                      Eye contact should be avoided. Where eye contact is likely, wear chemical

                                              splash goggles and/or full-face shield.

Skin Protection:                     Wear gloves to prevent prolonged shin contact

Respiratory Protection:          None needed under normally anticipated use conditions. If vapor levels exceed

                                              allowable limits, wear a NIOSH approved air-purifying respirator with and organic

                                              vapor cartridge. 

General Hygiene Practices:   Avoid eye skin contact. Avoid breathing vapors. Wash hands thoroughly

                                               with soap and water before eating or drinking.

Section 9  Physical Data

Appearance:              Translucent white flowable liquid
Odor:                          Very mild latex smell
Boiling Point:             Above 200 degree F
pH:                             8.5 to 9.0
Vapor Pressure:         N/D
Melting point:             N/A
Odor Threshold:         N/D
Vapor Density:            Heavier than air

Solubility in Water:    Dilutable in Water

Section 10 Stability and Reactivity

Stability:                                                stable, non-reactive
Hazardous Polymerization:                   will not occur
Incompatibility:                                     None Known
Hazardous Decomposition Products:     by fire, carbon dioxide, and carbon monoxide
Section 11 Toxicological Information

Carcinocenicity:     This material is not considered a carcinogen by IARCor NTP andis not regulated
                               as a carcinogen by OSHA

Section 12- Ecological Information

Chemical Fate and Effects:          No data available

Section 13 Disposal Considerations

Waste from this product is not hazardous as defined under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) 40 CFR 261. Incinerate in approved facility. Do not incinerate closed container. Dispose of in accordance with Federal, State/Provincial and local regulation regarding pollution.

Section 14 Transportation Information

DOT proper shipping description:        Paint and Related Materials, NOIBN
IATA/IMDG shipping description:        Paint and Related Materials, NOIBN

Section 15 Regulatory Information

SARA 313:          Product does not contain components at such a level as to require reporting
                          under this statute. All chemicals in this product are listed, or are exempt from
                          listing on the TSCA Inventory.
Section 16 Other Information
Perfetto Inc believes, to the best of its knowledge, and information that the information contained herein to be accurate and reliable as of the date of this MSDS sheet. However, because the conditions of handling, use and storage of these materials are beyond the control of Perfetto, Inc. we assume no responsibility or liability for personal injury or property damage incurred by the use of these materials and make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding the accuracy or reliability of the data or results obtained from their use. All materials may present unknown hazards and should be used with caution. The information and recommendation in this MSDS sheet are offered for the users consideration and examination. It is the responsibility of the user to determine the final suitability of this information and data and to comply with all applicable international, federal, state and local laws and regulations.