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: April 1992  Update: June 2012
Section I  - Product Identification
24 Hour Emergency Assistance
Emergency (Chemtrec) (800) 424-9300
Information  (Farwest) (206) 244-8844
Product Number: X-5992 (TT-P-1757)

Product Name: Low Moisture Sensitive Zinc Chromate Primer

Colors: Yellow and Green

Product Class: Pigmented Alkyd Resin Solution

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





Toluene 108-88-3 14.48% 100ppm 200ppm
Xylene 1330-20-7 26.00% 100ppm 100ppm
Zinc Chromate* 37300-23-5 27.00% 0.01mg/m3 0.1mg/m3


"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: 231-284 F. Weight/Gallon: 10.43 lbs. Vapor Pressure: 22mmHg@20C
Vapor Density: Heavier than Air: XX Lighter than Air:
Evaporation Rate: Faster than Ether: Slower than Ether: XX
Percent Organic Volatile by Volume: 58.62%       pH: N/A    Solubility in Water: NIL
VOC: 525 Grams/Liter (Less Water) Viscosity: N/A Reactivity in Water: NIL
Freezing Point: Not known Melting Point: Unknown Decomposition Temp: Not known
Appearance & Odor: Yellow or green liquid, aromatic odor.

Section IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data

Flammability Classification: OSHA:Flammable Flash Point: 35 F. TCC
Class: 3 LEL: 1.0%        UEL:  7.0%
DOT: Flammable UN Number: 1263
U.S. Postal Regulations: Flammable, Hazardous, DO NOT SHIP BY MAIL.
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-5992Y & X-5992G (solcarc)