FEL-PRO INC -- NICKEL-EASE, 51119 -- 8030-00N056547
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:NICKEL-EASE, 51119
MSDS Date:04/12/1991
FSC:8030
NIIN:00N056547
MSDS Number: BWGCX
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:FEL-PRO INC
Address:7450 N MCCORMICK BLVD
Box:1103
City:SKOKIE
State:IL
ZIP:60076
Country:US
Info Phone Num:312-761-4500
Emergency Phone Num:708-674-7700
Preparer's Name:PAT FRASER
CAGE:FO660
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:FEL-PRO INC
Address:7450 N MCCORMICK BLVD
Box:C1103
City:SKOKLE
State:IL
ZIP:60076
Phone:(312) 674-7700
CAGE:FO660
Company Name:FEL-PRO INC DIV OF FELT PRODUCTS MFG CO
Address:7450 N MCCORMICK
Box:1103
City:SKOKIE
State:IL
ZIP:60076-4046
Country:US
Phone:847-674-7700 OR 312-761-4500
CAGE:73165

=============  Composition/Information on Ingredients  =============

Ingred Name:NICKEL; (NICKEL FLAKE)  (SARA III)
CAS:7440-02-0
RTECS #:QR5950000
Fraction by Wt: 19%
OSHA PEL:1 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV:1 MG/M3

Ingred Name:GRAPHITE; (NATURAL GRAPHITE)
CAS:7782-42-5
RTECS #:MD9659600
Fraction by Wt: 10-20%
OSHA PEL:15 MPPCF; Z-3
ACGIH TLV:2 MG/M3 RDUST

Ingred Name:NON-HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS
Fraction by Wt: BALANCE
OSHA PEL:N/K 
ACGIH TLV:N/K 

=====================  Hazards Identification  =====================

LD50 LC50 Mixture:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:NO	Skin:NO  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:YES    IARC:YES	  OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:NO ACUTE OR CHRONIC HEALTH HAZARDS
    KNOWN FOR PRODUCT. NICKEL AND CERTAIN NICKEL COMPOUNDS ARE
    CONSIDERED POSSIBLE CARCINOGENS VIA INHALATION. PROLONGED
    INHALATION OF NATURAL GRAPHITE DUST CAN CAUSE PU LMONARY DISORDERS.
    EXPOSURE DURING USE OF PRODUCT IS UNLIKELY.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NICKEL (FLAKE):IARC MONOGRAPHS ON THE
    EVALUATION OF CARCINOGENIC RISK OF CHEMICALS TO MAN, VOL 49, PG
    257, 1990:(SUPDAT)
Effects of Overexposure:SEE HEALTH HAZARDS.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:NONE KNOWN.

=======================  First Aid Measures  =======================

First Aid:INHAL:REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. SUPPORT BREATHING (GIVE O*2/ARTF
    RESP) . EYES:FLUSH WITH TEPID WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MINUTES,
    HOLDING EYELIDS APART. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION. SKIN:WASH WITH SOAP
    AND WAT ER. INGEST:LARGE DOSES MAY RESULT IN DIARRHEA. GET MEDICAL
    ATTENTION; TREAT SYMPTOMATICALLY.

=====================  Fire Fighting Measures  =====================

Flash Point Method:TCC
Flash Point:320F,160C
Extinguishing Media:USE WATER FOG, FOAM, CO*2, DRY CHEMICALS.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED SCBA & FULL
    PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT .
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:NONE KNOWN.

==================  Accidental Release Measures  ==================

Spill Release Procedures:SCOOP UP, WIPE UP WITH RAGS OR USE ABSORBENT
    MATERIAL. COMPLETE CLEAN-UP USING DETERGENT AND WATER, OR HIGH
    FLASH POINT SOLVENT OR CHLORINATED SOLVENT CLEANER WITH ADEQUATE
    VENTILATION.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

======================	Handling and Storage  ======================

Handling and Storage Precautions:USE NORMAL STORAGE AND HANDLING. DO
    NOT EXPOSE TO HIGH HEAT, OPEN FLAMES OR STRONG OXIDIZERS.
Other Precautions:CONTAINS HYDROCARBONS-DO NOT USE IN OXYGEN SERVICE.
    KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

=============  Exposure Controls/Personal Protection  =============

Respiratory Protection:NONE REQUIRED. USE NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED
    RESPIRATOR APPROPRIATE FOR EXPOSURE OF CONCERN .
Ventilation:LOCAL:ACCEPTABLE. MECHANICAL:ACCEPTABLE.
Protective Gloves:IMPERVIOUS GLOVES RECOM FOR PRLNGD CONT.
Eye Protection:ANSI APPROVED CHEM WORKERS GOGGS .
Other Protective Equipment:NONE REQUIRED.
Work Hygienic Practices:NO SPECIAL WORK OR HYGIENIC PRACTICES REQUIRED.
Supplemental Safety and Health
EXPLAN OF CARCIN:GROUP 2B. NTP 7TH ANNUAL REPORT ON CARCINOGENS,
    1994:ANTICIPATED TO BE CARCINOGEN. HUMAN:LUNGS, NASAL CAVITIES.

==================  Physical/Chemical Properties  ==================

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:>500F,>260C
Vapor Pres:<1 @ 68
Spec Gravity:1.26 (H*2O=1)
Solubility in Water:INSOLUBLE
Appearance and Odor:SILVER-GREY PASTE, SLIGHT MINERAL ODOR.

=================  Stability and Reactivity Data  =================

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
AVOID STRONG OXIDIZERS, SUCH AS PEROXIDES, PERMANGANATES, NITRIC ACID,
    ETC.
Stability Condition to Avoid:NONE
Hazardous Decomposition Products:PYROLYSIS MAY YIELD CO, CO*2, AND
    INCOMPLETELY BURNED HYDROCARBONS.

====================  Disposal Considerations  ====================

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSE OF IN ACCORDANCE WITH LOCAL, STATE AND
    FEDERAL REGULATIONS.

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