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                   LIGHT GRAY COLORANT/370370
National Stock Number                    8010P4007682027
CAGE Code                                59500
Part Number Indicator                    A
MSDS Number                              194756
HAZ Code                                 B


SECTION II - Manufacturer's Information
Manufacturer Name                        TENNANT
P.O. Box                                 1452
Street                                   701 NORTH LILAC DRIVE
City                                     MINNEAPOLIS
State                                    MN
Country                                  US
Zip Code                                 554401
Emergency Phone                          800-424-9300
Information Phone                        800-553-8033

MSDS Preparer's Information
Date MSDS Prepared/Revised               21MAY01
Active Indicator                         Y

Alternate Vendors


SECTION III - Physical/Chemical Characteristics
Appearance/Odor                          GRAY LIQUID/ESTER-LIKE ODOR
Boiling Point                            NA
Melting Point                            NA
Vapor Pressure                           NA
Vapor Density                            > AIR
Specific Gravity                         1
Evaporation Rate                         SLOWER
Solubility in Water                      NOT SOLUBLE
Chemical pH                              NA
Container Pressure Code                  1
Temperature Code                         4
Product State Code                       L


SECTION IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
Flash Point                              186
Flash Point Method                       UNK
Lower Explosion Limit                    NA
Upper Explosion Limit                    NA
Extinguishing Media                      CLASS B EXTINGUISHER (CARBO NDIOXIDE, DRY CHEMICAL OR FOAM)
Special Fire Fighting Procedures         WATER MAY BE INEFFECTIVE, BUT MAY BE USED TO COOL CONTAINERS. WEAR SCBA
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazards           CLOSED CONTAINERS MAY EXPLODE WHEN EXPOSED TO EXTREME HEAT 


SECTION V - Reactivity Data
Stability                                YES
Stability Conditions to Avoid            EXCESSIVE HEAT
Materials to Avoid                       STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS
Hazardous Decomposition Products         CARBON DIOXIDE, CARBON MONOXIDE
Hazardous Polymerization                 NO
Polymerization Conditions to Avoid       WILL NOT OCCUR


SECTION VI - Health Hazard Data
Route of Entry: Skin                     YES
Route of Entry: Ingestion                NO
Route of Entry: Inhalation               YES
Health Hazards - Acute and Chronic       [SKIN] IRRITATION [EYE] IRRITATION AND INJURY. [INGEST] BURNING SENSATION, VOMITING, DIARRHEA, DROWSINESS, TISSUE DAMAGE. ASPIRATION OF MATERIAL INTO LUNGS CAN CAUSE CHEMICAL PNEUMONITIS WHICH CAN BE FATAL. [INHALE] IRRITATION TO THE UPPER RESPIRATORY TRACT AND LIVER OR KIDNEY EFFECTS 
Carcinogenity: NTP                       NO
Carcinogenity: IARC                      YES
Carcinogenity: OSHA                      NO
Explanation of Carcinogenity             CONTAINS CARBON BLACK
Symptoms of Overexposure                 SEE ABOVE
Medical Cond. Aggrevated by Exposure     NONE LISTED
Emergency/First Aid Procedures           [EYE] FLUSH W/WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MIN. LIFTING EYELIDS, SEEK IMMED. MED. ATTN. [SKIN] FLUSH W/WATER, WASH WITH MILD SOAP, REMOVE CONTAMINATED CLOTHING, LAUNDER BEFORE REUSE. IF IRRITATION PERSISTS OR OCCURS, SEEK MED. ATTN. [INHALE] MOVE TO FRESH AIR, IF NECESSARY GIVE ARTIFICIAL RESPIRATION OR OXYGEN. GET MED. ATTN. [INGEST] DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING! GET IMMED. MED. ATTN. DO NOT GIVE


SECTION VII - Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
Steps if Material Released/Spilled       DIKE AND CONTAIN SPILL W/INERT MATERIAL, AND IF APPROPRIATE TRANSFER THE LIQUID AND SOLID DIKING MATERIALS TO SEPARATE CONTAINERS FOR RECOVERY OR DISPOSAL 
Neutralizing Agent                       NONE LISTED
Waste Disposal Method                    DISPOSE OF IN ACCORDANCE WITH ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL REGULATIONS 
Handling and Storage Precautions         STORE IN COOL ( BELOW 100 F) DRY PLACE 
Other Precautions                        READ AND UNDERSTAND ALL CAUTIONS, LABELS AND MSDS BEFORE USING ANY CHEMICAL PRODUCT 


SECTION VIII - Control Measures
Respiratory Protection                   USE W/ADEQUATE VENTILATION, IF INADEQUATE, WEAR A CHEMICAL RESPIRATOR APPROVED FOR ORGANIC VAPORS 
Ventilation                              LOCAL EXHAUST
Protective Gloves                        IMPERVIOUS GLOVES, IE RUBBER
Eye Protection                           CHEMICAL SPLASH GOGGLES 
Other Protective Equipment               PROTECTIVE CLOTHING
Work Hygenic Practices                   WASH HANDS THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING
Supplemental Health/Safety Data          REMOVE CONTAMINATED CLOTHING /LAUNDER BEFORE REUSE. WASH HANDS AFTER EACH USE AND BEFORE EATING, DRINKING, ETC. MINIMIZE CONTACT OF PRODUCT ON SKIN 


SECTION IX - Label Data
Protect Eye                              YES
Protect Skin                             YES
Protect Respiratory                      YES
Chronic Indicator                        UNKNOWN
Contact Code                             UNKNOWN
Fire Code                                UNKNOWN
Health Code                              UNKNOWN
React Code                               UNKNOWN
Specific Hazard and Precaution           NONE LISTED


SECTION X - Transportation Data


SECTION XI - Site Specific/Reporting Information
Volatile Organic Compounds (P/G)         2.0861
Volatile Organic Compounds (G/L)         249.9958


SECTION XII - Ingredients/Identity Information
Ingredient #                             01
Ingredient Name                          CARBON BLACK
CAS Number                               1333864
Percent                                  1
OSHA PEL                                 3.5 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV                                3.5 MG/M3
Ingredient #                             02
Ingredient Name                          DIPROPYLENE GLYCOL METHYL ETHER ACETATE
CAS Number                               88917220
Percent                                  20
Ingredient #                             03
Ingredient Name                          ETHER ACETATE
CAS Number                               1003
Percent                                  0
Ingredient #                             04
Ingredient Name                          MODIFIED ALKYD RESIN
CAS Number                               1003
Percent                                  20
Ingredient #                             05
Ingredient Name                          PROPRIETARY ADDITIVE
CAS Number                               1002
Percent                                  5
Ingredient #                             06
Ingredient Name                          TITANIUM DIOXIDE
CAS Number                               13463677
Percent                                  70
OSHA PEL                                 10 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV                                10 MG/M3