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Shellco International                                                       HMIS HEALTH………..……..…1

38 Sweetleaf Court                                                             HMIS FLAMMABILITY……….0

The Woodlands, TX.                                                           HMIS REACTIVITY……………0

(281) 296-2922                                                                    PERSONAL PROTECTION..….B

                                                                                               

                                                                                    

 

SECTION 1 – INDENTIFICATION OF CHEMICAL PRODUCT

 

PRODUCT NAME:……………………..         Ultra Super Sweep

EFFECTIVE DATE:……………………          April 14, 2003

CHEMICAL FAMILY:………………...           Drilling Fluid Additive

FORMULA:……………………………..        Proprietary Mixture

CAS NUMBER:…………………………        9003-07-0

 

SECTION 2 – COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

 

HAZARDOUS INGREDIENT                            PERCENT             CAS NUMBER                     PEL

This product is not considered                                  -                        9003-07-0                     None Established

Hazardous as per 29CFR 1910:1200.

 

The criteria for listing components in the composition are as follows:  Carcinogens are listed when present at 0.1% or greater; components which are otherwise hazardous according to OSHA are listed when present at 1.0% or greater.  Non-hazardous components may be listed at 3.0% or greater if not proprietary in nature.  This is not intended to be complete compositional disclosure.  Refer to section 14 for applicable states right to know and other regulatory information.

 

SECTION 3 – HAZARDS INDENTIFICATION

EMERGENCY OVERVIEW

APPEARANCE/ODOR:………………….     Beige to Yellow/Odorless

SHORT TERM EXPOSURE……………..      GENERAL:  No significant adverse health effects are expected to develop with normal use.  EYES:  Slight to moderate irritant.  SKIN:  Persons with pre-existing skin disorders may experience slight irritation.  INHALATION:  no adverse effects with normal use.  INGESTION:  No significant adverse health effects  are expected to develop if only small amounts (less than a mouthful) are swallowed.

OSHA REGULATED:……………………      No

LISTED CARCINOGEN:………………..       NTA:      No 

                                                                              IARC MONOGRAPHS:  No

 

POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS

INHALATION:……………………………     NA

INGESTION:……………………………... NA

SKIN (DERMAL):………………………...     NA

OVER EXPOSURE EFFECTS:……….....No evidence of adverse effects from available information.

 

SECTION 4 – FIRST AID MEASURES

INHALATION:…………………………..       Move subject to fresh air.

FIRST AID:………………………………      In case of eye contact, flush immediately with plenty of  

Water for at least 15 minutes and get medical attention; for   skin, wash thoroughly with soap and water. If affected by inhalation of vapor or spray mist, remove to fresh air.  If swallowed,  get immediate medical attention.

 

SECTION 5 – FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES

 

FLASHPOINT:………………………………… NA

EXTINGUISHING MEDIA:………………….    Class A foam, steam, water fog

DECOMPOSITION

PRODUCTS:……………………………..……  NA         

LOWER FLAME LIMIT:……………………      NA

HIGHER FLAME LIMIT:…………………...      NA

UNUSUAL FIRE AND

EXPLOSION HAZARDS:…………………...    NA

                                                                               

FIRE FIGHTING EQUIPMENT:……………     Fire Fighters and others exposed to products of combustion should wear self-contained breathing apparatus.  Equipment should be thoroughly decontaminated after use.

 

SECTION 6 – ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

 

CHEMICAL EMERGENCY

 

SPILL:…………………………………….. In case of spillage,  absorb with inert material and dispose of in accordance with applicable regulations.

RCRA STATUS:………………………….    None

 

SECTION 7 – HANDLING AND STORAGE

 

HANDLE IN ACCORDANCE WITH GOOD INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE AND SAFETY PRACTICES.  THESE PRACTICES INCLUDE AVOIDING UNNECESSARY EXPOSURE AND PROMPT REMOVAL OF MATERIAL FROM EYES, SKIN AND CLOTHING.

 

HANDLING AND STORAGE:…………..      No special storage requirements.

PRECAUTIONARY

MEASURES:                                                        Provide fresh air ventilation during and after application.  Close container after each use.  Avoid prolonged or repeated contact with skin, eyes and clothing.  After handling this product, wash hands before eating, drinking or smoking.  If needed, take first aid action shown in Section 4.

 

SECTION 8 – EXPOSURE CONTROL/PERSONAL PROTECTION

 

GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS:

Consider the potential hazards of this material (see section 3), applicable exposure limits, job activities, and other substances in the work place when designing engineering controls and selecting protective equipment.

 

EYE PROTECTION:……………………   Use goggles or face shield - splashing is likely. 

RESPIRATORY PROTECTION:………        Not normally needed.  Use NIOSH approved vapor respirator if exposure is unknown or exceeds permissible limits.

 

Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respiratory protection equipment when airborne exposure limits are exceeded (see below).  Consult the respirator manufacturer to determine appropriate type of equipment for a given application.  Observe respirator use limitations specified by NIOSH/MSHA or the manufacturer.  Respiratory protection programs must comply with 29 CFR 1910.134

 

PROTECTIVE GLOVES:………………..      Not needed, but good industrial practice

VENTILATION:………………………….      Local exhaust

MECHANICAL EXHAUST:…………….        Desired in closed places

LOCAL EXHAUST:……………………...      Recommended

 

VENTILATION NOTES:  Provide natural or mechanical ventilation to control exposure levels below airborne exposure limits (see below).  The use of local mechanical exhaust ventilation is preferred at sources of air contamination such as open process equipment.  Consult NFPA Standard 91 for design of exhaust systems.

 

THRESHOLD LIMIT VALUE:………….       None Established for this Product.

PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT:                           HMIS PERSONAL PROTECTION:  B:  Safety Glasses, Gloves

The user should read and understand all instructions and limitations supplied with the equipment since protection is usually provided for a limited time or under certain circumstances.

 

SECTION  9 – PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

 

APPEARANCE/ODOR:……………………..……. Beige to yellow color/odorless

BOILING POINT:…………………………………. NA

FREEZING POINT:………………………………..       NA

VAPOR PRESSURE:………………………………     NA

VAPOR DENSITY (AIR = 1):…………………….        NA

SPECIFIC GRAVITY:…………………………….        0.91

Ph:……………………………………………………N/A

SOLUBILITY IN WATER:………………………. Insoluble

MELTING POINT:………………………………... 325°F to 335°F

 

 

 

 

 

SECTION 10 – STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

 

STABILITY:……………………………………….       Stable

HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION:...………….        Will Not Occur

POLYMERIZATION AVOID:……………………        None

INCOMPATIBILITY:…………………………….        Oxidizers or Oxidizing Materials

CONDITIONS TO AVOID:……………………….      None known

 

SECTION 11 – TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

                                                                                               

EYE EFFECTS:

The eye irritation hazard is based on data from information supplied by raw material(s) supplier(s).

SKIN EFFECTS:

The skin irritation hazard is based on data from information supplied by raw material(s) supplier(s).

ACUTE ORAL EFFECTS:

The acute oral toxicity is based on data from information supplied by raw material(s) supplier(s).

ACUTE INHALATION EFFECTS:

The acute respiratory toxicity is based on data from information supplied by raw material(s) supplier(s).

 

SECTION 12 – ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

 

Data from laboratory studies and from scientific literature is noted below if available.

 

SECTION 13 – DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

 

WASTE DISPOSAL:……………………….………    Follow State Regulations.

 

SECTION 14 – TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

 

The data provided in this section if for information only.  The description shown may not apply to all shipping situations.  Consult 49 CFR, or appropriate regulations to properly classify your shipment for transportation.

 

PROPER SHIPPING NAME:…………………...…      DOT NON-REGULATED – Ultra-Sweep

REPORTABLE QUANTITY:………………….…         None

HAZARD CLASS AND LABEL:…………………       NON-REGULATED            

UN NUMBER:………………………………………     None

NA NUMBER:………………………………………     None

PACKAGING SIZE:………………………………. 6  gallon, screw on lid

 

 

SECTION 15 – REGULATORY INFORMATION

 

SARA 311 CATEGORIES:

EPA ACUTE:……………………………………….      Yes (Eyes)

EPA CHRONIC:……………………………………     No

EPA IGNITABILITY:……………………………..        No

EPA REACTIVITY:……………………………….        No

EPA SUDDEN RELEASE OF PRESSURE:……..          No

CERCLA RQ VALUE:…………………………….       None

SARA TPQ:………………………………………...     None

SARA RQ:………………………………………….     None

EPA HAZARD WASTE#:………………………...        None

CLEAN AIR:……………………………………….      NA

CLEAN WATER:………………………………….       NA

SARA SECTION 313:……………………………..      No

NFPA HEALTH:…………………………………..        1

NFPA FLAMMABILITY:…………………….…..         0

NFPA REACTIVITY:……………………………..        0

DEA Chemical Trafficking Act:…………………..

TSCA STATUS:…………………………………….    All ingredients in this product are on the TSCA Inventory List.

 

SECTION 16 – ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

FOOT NOTES: NOT APPLICABLE ND – NO DATA AVAILABLE > = GREATER THAN < = LESS THAN

 

Prepared according to the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200) and the ANSI MSDS Standard (Z400.1) by the Company Health and Risk Assessment Unit, PO Box 1519, Gretna, La 70054-1519

 

REVISION STATEMENT:  Changes have been made throughout this Material Safety Data Sheet.  Please read the entire document.

 

DISCLAIMER:

Although the information and recommendations set forth herein (hereinafter “Information”) are presented in good faith and believed to be correct as of the date hereof, the Company makes no representations as to the completeness or accuracy thereof.  Information is supplied upon the condition that the persons receiving this MSDS will make their own determination as to its suitability for their intended purpose prior to use.  Since the product is within the exclusive control of the user, it is the user’s obligation to determine the conditions of safe use of this product.  Such conditions  comply with all Federal Regulations concerning the Product.  NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR OF ANY OTHER NATURE ARE MADE HEREUNDER WITH RESPECT TO INFORMATION OR THE PRODUCT TO WHICH INFORMATION REFERS.