MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET - FiberMX, LLCRevision: 1.0
Product Name: FiberMX – NC
Section I – Product and Company Information
MANUFACTURERS NAME / ADDRESS / PHONE NUMBER:
FiberMX LLC, 2551 De Pere, WI. 54115 Ph. (920)-336-0815
PRODUCT NAME: FiberMX - NC
CHEMICAL FAMILY: Nylon Fibers plus Cellulose (wood) Fibers
SUBSTANCE USE: Fiber admixture for cementitious composites
EFFECTIVE: 15 January 2010
Section II – Composition and Ingredient Information
All components are non-toxic, non-caustic, non-corrosive. This product is not considered hazardous under the criteria of the Federal OHSA Hazard Communication Standard 29CFR 1910.1200, IARC or NTP. Maintain airborne concentrations no greater than 10 mg/m3.
FiberMX-NC is a blend of the following: CAS Registry #: Cellulose #9004-34-6 Nylon #25038-54-4
Exposure limits are PEL-TWA 15mg/m3 total dust and respirable fraction.
Section III - Physical / Chemical Characteristics:
APPEARANCE: Tan fiber
SPECIFIC GRAVITY: 1.10 – 1.13
SOLUBILITY IN Water: Insoluble
pH: 6.0 to 8.0
VISCOSITY: Not Applicable
VAPOR PRESSURE / DENSITY: Not Applicable
Section IV – Fire and Explosion Hazard Data:
FLASH POINT: Not Applicable LEL / UEL: Not Applicable
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: Any standard agent.
FIRE FIGHTING INSTRUCTIONS: Use standard procedures.
FIRE AND EXPLOSION DATA: Will char /smolder similar to compressed paper. Airborne concentrations exceeding 160 grams/m3 may combust if exposed to ignition source.
Section V – Reactivity Data:
STABILITY: Stable HAZARDOUS AND BYPRODUCT COMPOSITION: None
CONDITIONS TO AVOID: Keep away from strong oxidizers, such as concentrated nitric acid, hydrogen peroxide, and chlorine.
Section VI - Health Hazard Information:
INGESTION: Not considered toxic. Do not ingest. Will pass through body normally.
SKIN: Does not normally itch or irritate skin. If skin is broken or sensitive, cover or use gloves.
INHALATION: Dust may irritate nose or throat. If excessive dust, wear NIOSH N95 approved mask
EYES: Wear ANSI approved eye protection if environment is dusty. Rinse with water.
CARCINOGENICITY: None Known OHSA REGULATED: No, classified as "Nuisance Dust"
PRECAUTIONS: Avoid prolonged breathing of dust. May aggravate emphysema or respiratory disorders.
Section VII – Precautions for Safe Handling and Use:
IN CASE OF SPILL: Shovel or sweep up and place in container for disposal.
DISPOSAL METHOD: Landfill in accordance with regulations. Not known to have any adverse affect on the aquatic environment.
STORAGE: Dry, indoor storage is recommended at ambient temperatures not exceeding 170F due to packaging. Do not expose to open flame.
PRECAUTIONS IN HANDLING: Individuals with hypersensitivities or allergies should avoid participating in the installation or clean-up.
TRANSPORATION: FiberMX-NC is not a DOT Hazardous Substance.
Section VIII- Control Measures:
RESPIRATORY: Where dusty conditions exist, use NIOSH approved dust mask.
VENTILIATION: OK - Not generally required. PROTECTIVE: Not generally required
EYE PROTECTION: Dust goggles if dust is annoying
OTHER PROTECTIVE CLOTHING OR EQUIPMENT: Not generally required
WORK / HYGIENIC PRACTICES: Follow good personal hygiene and housekeeping practices.
Other Information: The information presented has been compiled from sources considered dependable and is accurate and reliable to the best of our knowledge and belief but is not guaranteed to be so. This Material Safety Data Sheet is offered solely for your information, considerations, investigations, and verification. Although the identified product is generally not considered to be toxic, and to the best knowledge of the Manufacturer, there are no known serious health hazards related to its normal and intended use. Since the use and conditions of use of this information and the material described herein are not within the control of FiberMX LCC, FiberMX LLC assumes no responsibility for injury to the user or third parties. This MSDS is not to be construed as recommending any practice or product in violation of any law or regulation.