WPA 500 - Safety Data Sheet
NON - Hazardous Substance, NON - Dangerous Goods Australia
1. PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION
Waterproofing Products Australia Pty Ltd
PO Box 1213 Archerfield BC, Queensland 4108
+61 (7) 3722 3700
+61 (7) 3722 3711
Australian Poisons Information Centre
13 11 26
2. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Statement of hazardous / dangerous nature
Not classified as hazardous according to criteria of ASCC Australia.
Not classified as Dangerous Goods by the criteria of the Australian Dangerous Goods Code (ADG Code) for transport by Road and Rail.
May be an eye irritant. May cause irritation by inhalation and skin contact.
3. COMPOSITION INFORMATION
4. FIRST AID MEASURES
IF POISONING OCCURS, CONTACT A DOCTOR OR POISONS INFORMATION CENTRE (PHONE 131 126)
Remove patient from exposure - avoid becoming a casualty. Remove contaminated clothing and loosen remaining clothing. Allow patient to assume most comfortable position and keep warm. Keep at rest until fully recovered. Seek medical advice if effects persist.
Rinse mouth with water. If swallowed, do NOT induce vomiting. Give a glass of water to drink. Never give anything by the mouth to an unconscious patient. If vomiting occurs give further water. Seek medical advice.
If skin or hair contact occurs, remove contaminated clothing and flush skin and hair with running water. If swelling, redness, blistering or irritation occurs seek medical assistance.
If in eyes wash out immediately with water. In all cases of eye contamination, it is a sensible precaution to seek medical advice.
Notes to Physician
5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Not combustible, however following evaporation of aqueous component residual material can burn if ignited.
Water, Foam, CO² and Dry Chemical. List of dangerous decomposition.
or combustion products
Carbon oxides, Nitrogen oxides, fumes and smoke.
Firefighting further advice
Fire fighters should wear self-contained breathing apparatus and suitable protective clothing.
Water spray may be used to keep fire exposed containers cool.
6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Wear protective equipment to prevent skin and eye contamination. Avoid inhalation of vapours. Wipe up with absorbent (clean rag or paper towels). Allow absorbent to dry before disposing with normal household garbage. Collect and seal in properly labelled containers or drums for disposal.
Wear protective equipment to prevent skin and eye contamination and the inhalation of vapours. Work up wind or increase ventilation. Contain - prevent run off into drains and waterways. Use absorbent (soil, sand or other inert material). Collect and seal in properly labelled containers or drums for disposal. If contamination of sewers or waterways has occurred advise local emergency services. Dispose of cured product in to land-fill.
Precautions for clean-up crew
Slippery when spilt. Avoid accidents, clean up immediately.
7. HANDLING AND STORAGE
Employ safe lifting techniques. Avoid eye contact and repeated or prolonged skin contact. Wear appropriate personal protective equipment. Workers should wash hands and face before eating, drinking and smoking.
Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated place and out of direct sunlight. Store away from incompatible materials described in Section 10. Keep containers closed when not in use - check regularly for leaks. Prevent from freezing.
8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION
National occupational exposure limits
No value assigned for this specific material by the National Occupational Health and Safety Commission (NOHSC Australia).
Use only in well ventilated areas. Natural ventilation should be adequate under normal use conditions. Keep containers closed when not in use.
Personal protective equipment
Overalls, Safety Shoes, Safety Glasses, Nitrile Rubber Gloves.
9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Blue or Grey
Slight polymer odour
9 - 10
Specific Gravity (20°C)
Solubility in Water
Dispersible in water
10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
This material is thermally stable when stored and used as directed.
Conditions to avoid
Elevated temperatures and sources of ignition.
Materials to avoid
Hazardous decomposition products
Oxides of carbon and nitrogen, smoke and other toxic fumes.
11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Potential acute health effects
Material may be an irritant to mucous membranes and respiratory tract.
Swallowing can result in nausea, vomiting and irritation of the gastrointestinal tract.
Contact with skin may result in irritation.
May be an eye irritant.
12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Avoid contaminating water ways. No data available for the product.
13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Refer to State/Territory Land Waste Management Authority.
14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
Toxic Packaging Group
15. REGULATORY INFORMATION
16. OTHER INFORMATION
Material Safety Data Sheets are updated frequently. Please ensure that you have a current copy. If clarification or further information is needed to ensure that an appropriate risk assessment can be made,
the user should contact Waterproofing Products Australia Pty. Ltd. Waterproofing Products Australia Pty. Ltd. makes no representation as to the completeness and accuracy of the data contained in this data
sheet. It is the user’s obligation to evaluate and use this product safely, and to comply with all relevant Federal, State and Local Government laws and regulations. Waterproofing Products Australia Pty. Ltd.
shall not be responsible for loss, damage or injury resulting from reliance upon or failure to adhere to any recommendation or information contained herein, from abnormal use of the material, or any hazard inherent in the nature of the material.