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PO BOX 1213, Archerfield BC  QLD  4108

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WPA Aqualay - Safety Data Sheet

NON - Hazardous Substance, NON - Dangerous Goods Australia

1. PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION

 Product Name

WPA Aqualay

Recommended Use

Waterproofing Membrane

Supplier

Waterproofing Products Australia

Address

PO Box 1213 Archerfield BC, Queensland 4108

Telephone numbers

+61 (7) 3722 3700

Facsimile number

+61 (7) 3722 3711

Email

info@waterproofingproductsaustralia.com.au

Australian Poisons Information Centre

13 11 26 

                                                               

2. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

Statement of hazardous / dangerous nature

This material is not hazardous according to health criteria of Safe Work Australia. Not classified as Dangerous Goods by the criteria of the Australian Dangerous Goods Code (ADG Code) for transport by Road and Rail.

3. COMPOSITION INFORMATION

4. FIRST AID MEASURES

If poisoning occurs, contact a doctor or Poisons Information Centre (Phone 131 126)

 

Inhalation

In case of irregular breathing or respiratory arrest take the artificial respiration. Remove to fresh air and seek medical attention.

Ingestion

No specific measures. Seek medical advice if necessary.

Skin Contact

For thermal skin burns seek medical attention.

Eye Contact

No specific measures. Seek medical advice if necessary.

Notes to Physician

Treat symptomatically.

5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES

Hazchem Code 

Not applicable.

Extinguishing media

Water, foam, dry chemical media

Specific Hazards

If product combusts, water, carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide (in case of oxygen deficiency) and other organic compounds can be produced. At the beginning of the combustion (especially between 400°C-700°C) it may generate also the Hydrocarbons and aldehydes (acetic acid and crotonic acid)

Firefighting further advice

On burning or decomposing may emit toxic fumes. Fire fighters to wear self-contained breathing apparatus and suitable protective clothing if risk of exposure to vapour or products of combustion or decomposition.

6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

Precautions for clean-up crew

No specific measures necessary

Environmental precautions

Prevent the entry of HDPE granulate in the soil, surface water or groundwater

7. HANDLING AND STORAGE

Handling

Should be noted when the product is handled and pneumatically transported: VDI guideline 3673, 2263 (Germany). Fine particle material (< 0,125 mm) should not be allowed to accumulate, particularly when transported pneumatically. The product contains combustible polymers. The relevant fire protection measures thus apply.

Storage

Store away from smoking and flames.

8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION

General instruction on the protection and hygiene

No further data

Personal protection

No respirator, no goggles, no gloves, no further equipment required

9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

Physical State

Sheet and film.

Colour

Diverse.

Odour

Essentially odourless.

Boiling Point

N Av.

Melting Point 

75°C.

Flash Point

No data available

pH 

No data available.

Density 

940.

Solubility in Water

Insoluble

Total VOC (g/Litre)

No data available.

10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

Chemical Stability

With normal handling and storage the product is stable. At temperature above 300°C some degree of thermal degradation will occur.

Conditions to avoid

Elevated temperatures and sources of ignition.

Materials to avoid

Strong oxidising agents.

Hazardous decomposition products

Oxides of carbon and nitrogen, smoke and other toxic fumes.

Hazardous reactions

No known hazardous reactions.

11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

In our experience and according to information available to us the product is not harmful to health provided it is correctly handled and processed according to the given recommendations

12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Material is not readily biodegradable. Material is not expected to be harmful to aquatic organisms.

13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

Dispose of in accordance with appropriate government and local regulations.

 

14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION

The material is not hazardous for transport by sea, air and road/rail

 

15. REGULATORY INFORMATION

According to GeStoffV (Germany) from 1986.08.26 the material is not hazardous

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. Waterproofing Products Australia 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 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.