U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
(Prepared According to 29 CFR 1910.1200)
SECTION 1 IDENTIFICATION
Product Name: BRAKE & PARTS CLEANER II #74111
Distributor's Name: IBS, Inc.
Distributor's Address: P.O. Box 1717 - Auburn, WA 98001
Distributor's Phone Number: (800) 678-1906
Emergency Phone Number: (800) 255-3924
Proper Shipping Name: Consumer Commodity, ORM-D
Effective Date: 6-19-07
HMIS: Health = 2; Flammability = 3; Reactivity = 0; and Personal Protection = B
SECTION 2 IDENTITY INFORMATION AND HAZARDOUS INGREDI-
Chemical Name: CAS No.: TLV:
Hexane 110-54-3 50ppm
Ethanol 64-17-5 1000ppm
Carbon Dioxide 124-38-9 5000ppm
Methanol 67-56-1 200ppm (skin)
SECTION 3 PHYSICAL DATA
Boiling Point: 142 to 1700 F Specific Gravity(H2O=1): 0.80 + 0.05
Solubility in Water: Nil Evaporation Rate: Slower than Ether
Vapor Density(Air=1): Heavier than air pH: NA
SECTION 4 FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA
Flash Point: <0OF
Flammable Limits: LEL: 1.0 UEL: 12.0
Extinguishing Media: Use water fog, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: Aerosol cans may rupture when heated.
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: Heated cans may burst.
SECTION 5 REACTIVITY DATA
Incompatability (Materials to Avoid): None known.
Conditions to Avoid: High temperatures.
Hazardous Decomposition or Byproducts: In fire, will decompose to carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur
SECTION 6 STORAGE AND HANDLING INFORMATION
Precautions to be Taken in Handling and Storing:
When spraying more than one half can continuously or more than one can consecutively,
use NIOSH approved respirator.
STORE AT TEMPERATURES BELOW 120oF KEEP AWAY FROM HEAT, SPARKS, OR OPEN FLAME
KEEP AWAY FROM CHILDREN FOR INDUSTRIAL AND INSTITUTIONAL USE ONLY
FOR USE BY TRAINED PERSONNEL ONLY KEEP CONTAINER CLOSED DURING STORAGE
SECTION 7 HEALTH HAZARDS AND FIRST AID
Effects of Overexposure:
SKIN: Skin irritant. Will cause defatting of skin. Effects are reversible.
EYES: Eye irritant. Will cause redness and burning sensation.
INHALATION: Effects of overexposure include irritation of respiratory tract, headache, dizziness,
nausea, and loss of coordination.Extreme overexposure may result in
unconsciousness and possibly death.
INGESTION: Aspiration hazard if swallowed. Methanol may cause blindness or death if swallowed.
Prolonged and repeated overexposure to hexane may cause damage to nerve tissue of the arms and
legs (peripheral neuropathy), resulting in muscular weakness and loss of sensation. Repeated and
prolonged overexposure to solvents may cause permanent brain and nervous system damage.
First Aid Procedures:
SKIN: Immediately flush exposed area with water for at least 15 minutes. If irritation persists, get
medical attention. Remove contaminated clothing and launder before reuse.
EYES: Immediately flush with large quantities of water for at least 15 minutes, lifting upper and lower
eyelids occasionally. Seek medical attention.
INHALATION: Remove person to fresh air. If irritation persists, give oxygen, get medical attention.
INGESTION: DO NOT induce vomiting. Seek medical attention immediately.
Note: Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious or convulsing victim.
Keep person warm and quiet.
SECTION 8 SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION
Respiratory Protection: Self-contained breathing apparatus if above TLV limit.
Ventilation: Provide local exhaust to keep TLV of Section 2 ingredients below acceptable limit.
Protective Gloves: None required if spraying.
Eye Protection: As with all cleaners, IBS, INC. supports employee safety as priority #1. Therefore, we
recommend the use of safety glasses or chemical splash goggles.
Other Protective Equipment: Long sleeves and long pants.
Work/Hygienic Practices: Do not smoke while using. Wash hands after use.
SECTION 9 SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURE
Steps To Be Taken In Case Material Is Released or Spilled:
Use absorbent sweeping compound to soak up material. Put into container. Dispose as
Waste Disposal Method:
Dispose as hazardous waste in accordance with EPA RCRA.
SECTION 10 REGULATORY INFORMATION
SARA Title III, Section 313 Components:
This information pertains to this product as currently formulated, and is based on the information available at this
time. Addition of reducers or other additives to this product may substantially alter the composition. We make no
warranties, express or implied, and assume no liability in connection with any use of this information. BRAKE &