Material Safety Data Sheet


SECTION I - Material Identity
SECTION II - Manufacturer's Information
SECTION III - Physical/Chemical Characteristics
SECTION IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
SECTION V - Reactivity Data
SECTION VI - Health Hazard Data
SECTION VII - Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
SECTION VIII - Control Measures
SECTION IX - Label Data
SECTION X - Transportation Data
SECTION XI - Site Specific/Reporting Information
SECTION XII - Ingredients/Identity Information



SECTION I - Material Identity
Item Name                               
Part Number/Trade Name                   ENAMEL B54WZ101 SLATE GRAY
National Stock Number                    8010PSW4026
CAGE Code                                54636
Part Number Indicator                    A
MSDS Number                              15977
HAZ Code                                 B


SECTION II - Manufacturer's Information
Manufacturer Name                        SHERWIN-WILLIAMS COMPANY
Street                                   101 PROSPEVY AVE. N.W 
City                                     CLEVELAND
State                                    OH
Country                                  US
Zip Code                                 44115
Emergency Phone                          (216) 556-2917
Information Phone                        216-566-2902

MSDS Preparer's Information
Date MSDS Prepared/Revised               1-91
Date of Technical Review                 06JUL88
Active Indicator                         N

Alternate Vendors


SECTION III - Physical/Chemical Characteristics
Appearance/Odor                          SLATE GRAY (PAINT)
Boiling Point                            212-388F
Vapor Pressure                           N/K
Vapor Density                            >AIR
Specific Gravity                         1.96-1.14
Evaporation Rate                         SLOWER THAN ETHER
Solubility in Water                      N/K
Percent Volatiles by Volume              40-61
Container Type                           R
Container Pressure Code                  4
Temperature Code                         8
Product State Code                       U


SECTION IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
Flash Point Method                       UNK
Lower Explosion Limit                    1.0
Upper Explosion Limit                    6.0
Extinguishing Media                      CO2, DRY CHEMICAL, ALCOHOL FOAM
Special Fire Fighting Procedures         FULL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT SCBA. FOG IS PREFERABLE 
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazards           WATER COOL CLOSED CONTAINERS TO PREVENT PRESSURE BUILDUP/AUTOIGNITION/EXPLOSION WHEN EXPOSED TO HEAT


SECTION V - Reactivity Data
Stability                                YES
Stability Conditions to Avoid            EXTREME HEAT MAY CAUSE CLOSED CONTAINERS TO BURST 
Materials to Avoid                       N/K
Hazardous Decomposition Products         CO2, CO
Hazardous Polymerization                 NO
Polymerization Conditions to Avoid       N/K
LD50 - LD50 Mixture                      N/R


SECTION VI - Health Hazard Data
Route of Entry: Skin                     YES
Route of Entry: Ingestion                YES
Route of Entry: Inhalation               YES
Health Hazards - Acute and Chronic       CHRONIC OVEREXPOSURE TO LEAD MAY RESULT IN DAMAGE TO THE BLOOD-FORMING, NERVOUS, URINARY AND REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM, SYMPTOMS INCLUDE LOSS OF APPETITE , METALLIC TASTE, NAUSEA, INSOMNIA, NERVOUS IRRITABILITY, WEAKNESS,MUSCLE AND JOINT PAIN, HEADACHE AND DIZZ
Carcinogenity: NTP                       NO
Carcinogenity: IARC                      NO
Carcinogenity: OSHA                      NO
Symptoms of Overexposure                 ANESTHETIC, LIGHTHEADEDNESS, STAGGERING GAIT, IRRITANT TO SKIN & UPPER RESPIRATORY SYSTEM 
Medical Cond. Aggrevated by Exposure     N/R
Emergency/First Aid Procedures           INHALATION: IF AFFECTED, REMOVE FROM EXPOSURE. RESTORE BREATHING. KEEP WARM/QUIE


SECTION VII - Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
Steps if Material Released/Spilled       REMOVE ALL SOURCES OF IGNITION. VENTILATE & REMOVE WITH INERT ABSORBENT 
Waste Disposal Method                    WASTE ISN'T HAZARDOUS AS DEFINED UNDER THE RCRA. INCINERATE IN APPROVED FACILITY. DO NOT INCINERATED CLOSED CONTAINER. DISPOSE OF IN ACCORDANCE WITH FEDERAL, STATE, & LOCAL REGULATIONS REGARDING POLLUTION 
Other Precautions                        KEEP CONTAINER CLOSED WHEN NOT IN USE. AVOID BREATHING VAPOR/SPRAY MIST. AVOID CONTACT W/SKIN EYES. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN 


SECTION VIII - Control Measures
Respiratory Protection                   WEAR RESPIRATORY DEVICE APPROVED BY NIOSH/MSHA AS NEEDED 
Ventilation                              PROVIDE LOCAL EXHAUST VENTILATION TO KEEP
Protective Gloves                        RECOMMENDED
Eye Protection                           SAFETY SPECTACLES
Other Protective Equipment               N/K
Work Hygenic Practices                   WASH WITH SOAP AND WATER AFTER HANDELING ANY CHEMICAL
Supplemental Health/Safety Data          COATING CONTAINS MATERIALS CLASSIFIED AS NUISANCE PARTICULATES (TITANIUM OXIDE, CALCIUM CARBONATE) 
Disposal Code                            O


SECTION IX - Label Data
Protect Eye                              YES
Protect Skin                             YES
Protect Respiratory                      YES
Chronic Indicator                        YES
Contact Code                             SLIGHT
Fire Code                                UNKNOWN
Health Code                              UNKNOWN
React Code                               UNKNOWN


SECTION X - Transportation Data
Container Quantity                       1
Unit of Measure                          GL


SECTION XI - Site Specific/Reporting Information
Volatile Organic Compounds (P/G)         3.38
Volatile Organic Compounds (G/L)         405.0553


SECTION XII - Ingredients/Identity Information
Ingredient #                             01
Ingredient Name                          1,2-ETHANEDIOL
CAS Number                               107211
NIOSH Number                             KW2975000
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  5%
ACGIH TLV                                50 PPM
Ingredient #                             02
Ingredient Name                          MINERAL SPIRITS
CAS Number                               64742478
Proprietary                              NO
OSHA PEL                                 100 PPM
ACGIH TLV                                100 PPM
Ingredient #                             03
Ingredient Name                          MINERAL SPIRITS 140 SPLASH
CAS Number                               64742887
Proprietary                              NO
OSHA PEL                                 100 PPM
ACGIH TLV                                100 PPM
Ingredient #                             04
Ingredient Name                          1-METHOXY-2PROPANOL ACETATE
CAS Number                               108656
Proprietary                              NO
Ingredient #                             05
Ingredient Name                          TALC
CAS Number                               14807966
Proprietary                              NO
OSHA PEL                                 2 MGT/M3
ACGIH TLV                                2 MG/M3
Ingredient #                             06
Ingredient Name                          CALCIUM CARBONATE
CAS Number                               471341
Proprietary                              NO
OSHA PEL                                 10 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV                                10 MG/M3
Ingredient #                             07
Ingredient Name                          TITANIUM DIOXIDE
CAS Number                               13463677
Proprietary                              NO
OSHA PEL                                 10 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV                                10 MG/M3