GENERAL CHEMICAL CORPORATION MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET SECTION I PRODUCT NAME OR NUMBER: GENLUBE 3840 MANUFACTURER'S NAME Only in the Event of CHEMICAL EMERGENCY, General Chemical Corporation Spill, Leak, Fire, Exposure, or Accident Call ADDRESS (Number, Street, City, State and Zip Code) (248) 587-5600 General Chemical Corp. 12336 EMERSON DR (800) 424-9300 Chemtrec - Day or Night BRIGHTON, MI 48116 (703) 527-3887 Call collect from outside U.S.A. HAZARDOUS MATERIALS DESCRIPTION AND PROPER SHIPPING NAME HAZARD CLASS: (49 CFR 172.101): Synthetic Lubricant DOT class 65 Non-Hazardous CHEMICAL FAMILY: Metal forming Lubricant FORMULA: Oil Based Drawing Lubricant SECTION II - INGREDIENTS CHEMICAL NAME (S) Petroleum oil Proprietary non-hazardous** ** Ingredients are non-hazardous and not regulated. C.A.S. NO. 64742-46-7 Proprietary %W 60-70 Balance SECTION III - PHYSICAL DATA BOILING POINT (oF) (oC): VAPOR PRESSURE (mm Hg): SOLUBILITY IN WATER: APPEARANCE AND ODOR: Amber liquid, petroleum odor 450ºF N/A 0 SPECIFIC GRAVITY (H20 = 1): PERCENT VOLATILE BY VOL. (%): 0.926 VAPOR DENSITY (AIR = 1): < 1 0 EVAPORATION RATE: N/A pH N/A IS MATERIAL: [LIQUID] SOLID GAS PASTE POWDER SECTION IV - FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA FLASH POINT (Method Used): 440º F. TCC FLAMMABLE LIMITS LEL UEL Undetermined N/A N/A EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: Apply alcohol type or all purpose foam by manufacturers techniques for large fires, CO 2 or dry chemical for small fires. Do not use a direct water stream. SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES: Self-contained breathing apparatus as approved by NIOSH is recommended. Do not direct a solid stream of water or foam into hot burning pools; this may cause frothing and fire intensity. Use protective clothing. UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS: None. SECTION V - HEALTH HAZARD DATA EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE: EYES: May cause irritation. SKIN: May cause irritation. THRESHOLD LIMIT VALUE: 5 mg/cubic meter INHALATION: Low volatility, may be irritating. EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES: EYES & SKIN: Irrigation of the affected area with plenty of water while removing contaminated clothing. INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. INGESTION: Do not induce vomiting. In all cases, seek medical attention. SECTION VI - REACTIVITY DATA – GENLUBE 3840 STABILITY UNSTABLE CONDITIONS TO AVOID: None STABLE X INCOMPATIBILITY (Materials to Avoid): Strong acids and strong oxidizing materials. HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: May liberate carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, and undefined organic compounds. HAZARDOUS MAY OCCUR CONDITIONS TO AVOID: None POLYMERIZATION MAY NOT OCCUR X SECTION VII - SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURES STEPS TO BE TAKEN IN CASE MATERIAL IS RELEASED OR SPILLED: Should be collected by absorbent for disposal. WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD: Follow local, state and federal regulations. SECTION VIII - SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: NIOSH approved, in the absence of proper environmental control. VENTILATION LOCAL EXHAUST: Yes SPECIAL: MECHANICAL: Yes, in absence of proper environmental control. OTHER: PROTECTIVE GLOVES: Impervious EYE PROTECTION: Safety Glasses OTHER PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT: Eye wash, safety shower. Body protective clothing, when contact is anticipated. SECTION IX - SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORAGE: Store in a cool dry place. Keep drums closed when not in use. Wash thoroughly after handling. Avoid open flames. OTHER PRECAUTIONS: Empty containers retain residues and label hazard precautions. Empty containers should be completely drained, properly bunged, and promptly returned to a drum reconditioner. Date Issued: 8/30/04 Supersedes: NONE Information presented herein has been complied to be dependable and is accurate and reliable to the best of our knowledge and belief but is not guaranteed to be so. Nothing herein is to be construed as recommending any practice or any product in violation of any patent or in violation of any law or regulation. It is the user's responsibility to determine for himself the suitability of any material for a specific purpose and to adopt such safety precautions as may be necessary. We make no warranty as to the results to be obtained in using any material and, since conditions of use are not under our control, we must necessarily disclaim all liability with respect to the use of any material supplied by us.