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Product Information
Product Name: DAP Butyl-Flex Gutter & Flashing VOC-Compliant Adhesive
Form: paste
Product Category: Home maintenance » gutters » Sealant
Home maintenance » sealant » Flashing/Roof
Home maintenance » flashing/gutters » Sealant
Customer Service: 888-327-8477
Date Verified: 2011-03-01
Date Entered: 2011-03-02
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: DAP Products, Inc.
Address: 2400 Boston Street, #200
City: Baltimore
State: MD
Zip Code: 21224
Telephone Number: 410-675-2100
Fax Number: 410-558-1068
Toll Free Number: 800-543-3840
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
Related Items: Products by this manufacturer
The following information (Health Effects, Handling/Disposal, and Ingredients) is taken from the product label and/or the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the MSDS. (What is an MSDS?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN! DO NOT TAKE INTERNALLY. Do not breathe vapors. Provide fresh air such that chemical odors cannot be detected during use and while drying. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Use in well ventilated area. Keep containers closed when not in use. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling vapors may be harmful or fatal. Keep away from heat. Vapors are heavier than air and will collect in low areas. Check all low areas (basements, sumps, etc.) for vapor before entering. Wash thoroughly after handling. Do not smoke.Avoid excessive heat and freezing. Keep away from heat and sources of ignition. Store away from caustics and oxidizers. Do not store at temperatures above 120 degrees F.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationEmergency Overview: A white to off-white paste with a strong solvent odor. WARNING! Do not breathe vapors. Avoid skin and eye contact. Combustible liquid and vapor. Vapors may ignite explosively. Keep away from heat, sparks and flame. Harmful or fatal if swallowed. May cause eye, skin, nose, throat and respiratory tract irritation.Primary Routes Of Entry: Skin Contact, Skin Absorption, Inhalation.Eye Contact: May cause eye irritation. Signs and symptoms may include: pain, tears, swelling, redness and blurred vision.Skin Contact: May cause skin irritation.Inhalation: Vapor harmful. May affect the brain or nervous system causing dizziness, headache or nausea. Inhalation may cause irritation to the respiratory tract (nose, mouth, mucous membranes). Inhalation of high vapor concentrations can cause CNS -depression and narcosis.Ingestion: Harmful or fatal if swallowed. If ingested, may cause vomiting, diarrhea, and depressed respiration.Medical Conditions which May be Aggravated by Exposure: Pre-existing eye, skin and pulmonary disorders may be aggrevated by exposure to this product.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupational overexposure to solvents with permanent brain and nervous system damage. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents may be harmful or fatal. Prolonged or repeated contact with skin can cause defatting of the skin, which may lead to dermatitis
Carcinogenicity: Ingredients listed as carcinogens by NTP.
First Aid: Eye Contact: If material gets into eyes, flush with water immediately for 15 minutes. Consult a physician.Skin Contact: Wash off with soap and water.Inhalation: If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention immediately.Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Harmful or fatal if liquid is aspirated into the lungs. If swallowed, drink 8-10 oz. of water, get immediate medical attention.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 2
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Verified Date: 2011-03-01
MSDS Date: 2004-10-27
Handling/Disposal
Handling: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN! DO NOT TAKE INTERNALLY. Do not breathe vapors. Provide fresh air such that chemical odors cannot be detected during use and while drying. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Use in well ventilated area. Keep containers closed when not in use. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling vapors may be harmful or fatal. Keep away from heat. Vapors are heavier than air and will collect in low areas. Check all low areas (basements, sumps, etc.) for vapor before entering. Wash thoroughly after handling. Do not smoke.Avoid excessive heat and freezing. Keep away from heat and sources of ignition. Store away from caustics and oxidizers. Do not store at temperatures above 120 degrees F.
Disposal: State and Local regulations/restrictions are complex and may differ from Federal regulations. Responsibility for proper waste disposal is with the owner of the waste.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-340-70
Stoddard solvent008052-41-310.0-30.0
Titanium dioxide013463-67-70.5-1.5
Quartz014808-60-70.1-1
Quaternary ammonium bentonite068153-30-01.0-5.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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