Stainless Steel Polish Safety Data Sheet

1. IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE/PREPARATION AND OF THE COMPANY PRODUCT / UNDERTAKING

STAINLESS STEEL POLISH

2. COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

Substance Symbol %WT
Refined Mineral Oil   <90%

3. HAZARDS INDENTIFICATION

Not classified as hazardous according to the CHIP Regulations 1994.

4. FIRST AID MEASURES
Inhalation : Not Applicable.
Eyes : Rinse immediately with copious amounts of water, holding the eyelids open, if irritation persists, seek medical attention.
Skin : Wash of with plenty of water. If irritation persists, obtain immediate medical attention.
Ingestion : Remove product from the mouth, give plenty of water or milk to drink and obtain immediate medical attention. Do not induce vomiting.
5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES

Product is non-flammable. In the event of fire from other causes the product is compatible with water, foam, CO2, and dry powder extinguishers. May evolve fumes if involved in a fire. Fire fighters should wear self contained breathing appratus and suitable protective clothing including gloves and eye/face protection.

6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

Wear suitable gloves and eye/face protection. Isolate the spillage. Absorb onto dry sand or absorbent granules. Scoop up and place in sealed bins to be disposed of by licensed waste management company. Wash area down with plenty of clean water.

7. HANDLING AND STORAGE

Contact with eyes and prolonged contact with skin should be avoided. Wash and dry hands after use. Do not mix with any other chemicals. Store upright in original closed containers away from extremes of temperature.

8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION

Hands : Use rubber or chemical resistant gloves.
Eyes : When handling neat product or concentrated solutions, wear eye/face protection to BS 2092C.
Skin : Personal protection is not normally required unless a risk assessment indicates the need for it.
Respiration : No hazard.
OES/MEL : Mineral oil 5 mg/m3 8hr TWA

9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

Apperance Clear Pinl Liquid Boiling Point >100 ºC
Relative Density 0.84-0.86 Odour Vanilla
Melting Point 0 ºC Solubility Completely Soluble
pH N/A Flash Point 186 ºC

10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

Product is stable. Provided the product is in accordance with the guideline in section 7 there are no known hazardous decomposition products.

12. Toxicological Information

Eyes : Mildly irritating: May cause irritation and redness.
Skin : May cause irritation and redness on prolonged or repeated contact.
Inhalation : Inhalation of use solution in spray mist could cause irritation of the respiratory tract.
Ingestion : Causes irritation of gastro-intestinal tract.

13. Ecological Information

Product will biodegrade slowly.

14. Disposal Consideration

The product is not classified as hazardous waste under the Special Waste(Amendment) Regulation(SI 1996/2019). For disposal contact a licensed waste management company. Rinse out containers at least twice with water and recycle if facilities exist or dispose of as commercial waste.

15. Transport Information

Hazard Class  Non Hazardous Packing Group HazChem
16. Regulatory Information
Hazard Symbol : None
Risk Phrases :  
Safety Phrases :  

16. Other Information

The MSDS complies with regulation 6 of CHIP 2 which implements article 27 of the dangerous substances directive (67/548/EEC) as amended by Seventh amendment (92/32/EEC), article 10 of the dangerous preparations directive (88/379/EEC) and the safety data sheets directive (91/155/EEC) as amended by directive 93/112/EEC.

Revision Number 0 Date of Issue : 26.05.99