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: May 1991  Update: Apr. 1999
Section I  - Product Identification
24 Hour Emergency Assistance
Emergency (Chemtrec) (800) 424-9300
Information  (Farwest) (206) 244-8844
Product Number: X-6527

Product Name: Clear Gloss Finish

Product Class: Waterborne Lacquer

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

Section II - Hazardous Ingredients

Ingredient CAS Number Percent (By Weight)





sec-Butyl Alcohol 78-92-2 1.4% 100ppm 100ppm
Ammonia 1336-21-6 1.0% 25ppm 25ppm
Ethylene Glycol Monobutyl Ether 111-76-2 1.4% 25ppm 25ppm

"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: 212 F. Weight/Gallon: 8.50 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 Volatile by Volume: 80% Solubility in Water: Infinite
VOC: 340 Grams/Liter (Less Water) pH: 8-9 Reactivity in Water: NIL
Appearance & Odor: Clear viscous liquid with an alcoholic, ammonia odor.

Section IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data

Flammability Classification: OSHA: Nonflammable Flash Point: N/A
Class: 3 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.

X-6527 (latex)