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: Jan. 1992  Update: Current
Section I  - Product Identification
24 Hour Emergency Assistance
Emergency (Chemtrec) (800) 424-9300
Information  (Farwest) (206) 244-8844
Product Number: X-4980

Product Name: Satin Black Lacquer

Product Class: Pigmented, Modified Alkyd Cellulose Nitrate Lacquer

   Hazard Rating
           0             Lowest
           1                  |
           2                  |
           3                  |
           4           Extreme
This Product
   Health: 3
   Flammability: 4
   Reactivity: 0
   Personal Protection: G

Section II - Hazardous Ingredients

Ingredient CAS Number Percent (By Weight)





Methyl Ethyl Ketone 78-93-3 4.19% 200ppm 200ppm
Toluene 108-88-3 19.87% 100ppm 200ppm
Isopropyl Alcohol 67-63-0 8.42% 400ppm 400ppm
Methyl Isobutyl Ketone 108-10-1 4.43% 50ppm 100ppm
Xylene 1330-20-7 8.13% 100ppm 100ppm
Ethyl Acetate 141-78-6 2.92% 400ppm 400ppm
Aliphatic Hydrocarbon 64742-89-8 5.67% 250ppm 250ppm
Isopropyl Acetate 108-21-4 2.51% 300ppm 500ppm
Ethyl Alcohol 64-17-5 5.05% 1000ppm 1000ppm
Phenylethane 100-41-4 11.39% 100ppm 100ppm
Ethoxolate 763-69-9 4.45% Not  Est. Not Est.

"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: 167-290 F. Weight/Gallon: 7.94 lbs. Vapor Pressure: 80mmHg@20C
Vapor Density: Heavier than Air: XX Lighter than Air:
Evaporation Rate: Faster than Ether: Slower than Ether: XX
Percent Volatile by Volume: 76.75% pH: N/A    Solubility in Water: NO
VOC: 690 Grams/Liter (Less Water) Viscosity: N/A Reactivity in Water: NIL
Melting Point: N/A Freezing Point: N/A Decomposition Temp: N/A
Appearance & Odor: Black liquid, pleasant odor.

Section IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data

Flammability Classification: OSHA:Flammable Flash Point: 16 F. TCC
Class: 3 LEL: 1.0%        UEL:  7.0%
DOT: Flammable 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.

X-4980 (solvent)