E. E. Zimmerman Company/Elroy Turpentine Company
PO Box 111254
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
3 - Serious
2 - Moderate
1 - Slight
0 - Insignificant
Section 2. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
% (BY WEIGHT)
Aliphatic Hydrocarbons (Stoddard Type)
Section 3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS
May cause mild eye irritation. Symptoms include stinging, tearing and redness.
Can cause skin irritation. Prolonged or repeated contact may dry the skin. Symptoms may include redness,
burning, and drying and cracking of skin, burns and other skin damage. Passage of this material into the
body through the skin is possible, but it is unlikely that this would result in harmful effects during safe
handling and use.
Swallowing small amounts of this material during normal handling is not likely to cause harmful effects.
Swallowing large amounts may be harmful. This material can get into the lungs during swallowing or
vomiting. This results in lung inflammation and other lung injury.
Breathing of vapor or mist is possible. Breathing small amounts of this material during normal handling
is not likely to cause harmful effects. Breathing large amounts may be harmful. Symptoms usually occur
at air concentrations higher than the recommended exposure limits (See Section 8).
SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE:
Signs or symptoms of exposure to this material through breathing, swallowing, and/or passage of the
material through the skin may include: stomach or intestinal upset (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea), irritation
(nose, throat, airways), central nervous system depression (dizziness, drowsiness, weakness, fatigue,
nausea, headache, unconsciousness).
TARGET ORGAN EFFECTS:
Exposure to this material (or a component) has been found to cause kidney damage in male rats. The
mechanism by which this toxicity occurs is specific to the male rat and t