Farwest Paint Manufacturing Co.
4522 South 133rd Street
Tukwila, Washington, 98168
Sections I-IV (This Page) / Sections V-X (Click Here)
Material Safety Data Sheet
For Coatings and Related Materials
Prep: Apr. 1992  Update: Current
Section I  - Product Identification
24 Hour Emergency Assistance
Emergency (Chemtrec) (800) 424-9300
Information  (Farwest) (206) 244-8844
Product Number: MIL-P-28577B

Product Name: Acrylic Water-Borne Metal Primer

Product Class: Pigmented Acrylic Latex Solution

   Hazard Rating
           0             Lowest
           1                  |
           2                  |
           3                  |
           4           Extreme
This Product
   Health: 1
   Flammability: 0
   Reactivity: 0
   Personal Protection: G
Hazardous Material: Yes:  XX      No: 
EPA Registration Number  (if applicable): N/A

Section II - Hazardous Ingredients

Ingredient CAS Number Percent (By Weight)





Dibutyl Pthalate 84-74-2 0.96% 5mg/m3


Ethylene Glycol 107-21-1 0.44% 50ppm Not Estab.
Texanol 25265-77-4 0.26% 100ppm 100ppm
Butyl Cellosolve 111-74-2 3.41% 25ppm Not Estab.
Mineral Spirits 64742-88-7 0.46% 100ppm 100ppm

"Pursuant to Title III of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 (SARA) and 40 CFR Part 372, this product contains or may contain a toxic chemical in a quantity subject to the reporting requirements under Section 313"

Section III - Physical Data
Boiling Range: 192-399 F. Weight/Gallon: 10.74 lbs. Vapor Pressure: 2.0mmHg@150F
Vapor Density: Heavier than Air: XX Lighter than Air:
Evaporation Rate: Faster than Ether: Slower than Ether: XX
Percent Organic Volatile by Volume: 6.78%     pH: 9.6 Solubility in Water: Complete
VOC: 165 Grams/Liter (Less Water) Viscosity: 68-72 KU Reactivity in Water: NIL
Melting Point: Unknown Freezing Point: 32 F./0 C.
Appearance & Odor: Gray or red thixotropic liquid, mild odor.

Section IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data

Flammability Classification: OSHA: Nonflammable Flash Point: N/A
Class: Not Restricted LEL: N/A  UEL: N/A
DOT: Nonflammable UN Number: 1263
Extinguishing Media: Foam, CO2, Dry Chemical, or Water Fog.
Use the above or any Class B extinguishing agent. Water may be unsuitable as an extinguishing medium, but helpful in keeping adjacent containers cool.
Special Firefighting Procedures: Firefighters and others exposed to vapors or products of combustion should wear self-contained breathing apparatus. Evacuate area of unprotected personnel. Wear protective clothing.
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: Vapors may form an explosive mixture in air and may be ignited by sparks, pilot lights, etc. Closed containers may rupture when exposed to extreme heat.

MIL-P-28577B (latex)