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: Sept. 1991  Update: Jan. 2014
Section I  - Product Identification
24 Hour Emergency Assistance
Emergency (Chemtrec) (800) 424-9300
Information  (Farwest) (206) 244-8844
Product Number: X-5958

Product Name: Aquashield Red Oxide Primer

Product Class: Pigmented Water-Reducible Alkyd

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

Section II - Hazardous Ingredients

Ingredient CAS Number Percent (By Weight)





n-Propoxypropanol 1569-01-3 2.08%                               Not


sec-Butyl Alcohol 78-92-2 2.77% 100ppm 100ppm
n-Butyl Alcohol 71-36-3 4.04% 50ppm 50ppm
Dipropylene Glycol Methyl Ether 34590-94-8 4.39% 100ppm 100ppm
Ammonia 1336-21-6 0.28% 25ppm 35ppm

"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: 118-379 F. Weight/Gallon: 10.50 lbs. Vapor Pressure: 5.3mmHg@20C
Vapor Density: Heavier than Air: XX Lighter than Air:
Evaporation Rate: Faster than Ether: Slower than Ether: XX
Percent Organic Volatile by Volume: <25% Solubility in Water: Infinite
VOC: 191 Grams/Liter (Less Water) Reactivity in Water: NIL
Appearance & Odor: Red viscous liquid with an alcoholic, ammonia odor.

Section IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data

Flammability Classification: OSHA:Combustible Flash Point: >150 F.
Class: 3 LEL: 1.5%
DOT: Combustible 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-5958 (solvent)