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. 1985 Update: July 1999
Section I  - Product Identification
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Information  (Farwest) (206) 244-8844
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Product Name: Denatured Alcohol
CAS # 64-17-5
Product Class: Alcohol Mixture
   Hazard Rating
           0             Lowest
           1                  |
           2                  |
           3                  |
           4           Extreme
This Product
   Health: 1
   Flammability: 3
   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)





Ethyl Alcohol 64-17-5 85.00% 1000ppm 1000ppm
Methyl Alcohol, Methanol 67-56-1 4.29% 200ppm 200ppm-Skin
Isopropanol 67-63-0 9.01% 400ppm 400ppm
Methyl-Isobutyl-Ketone 108-10-1 .90% 50ppm 50ppm


"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: 170-176 F. Weight/Gallon: 6.62 lbs. Vapor Pressure: 44mmHg@20C
Vapor Density: Heavier than Air: XX Lighter than Air: 1.6  (AIR=1)
Evaporation Rate: Faster than Ether: Slower than Ether: XX 
Percent Volatile by Volume: 100% pH: N/A  Solubility in Water: Complete
VOC: 793 Grams/Liter (Less Water) Viscosity: N/A Reactivity in Water: None
Melting Point: N/A Freezing Point: N/A Decomposition Temp: Not Avail.
Appearance & Odor: Clear, colorless, mild odor.

Section IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data

Flammability Classification: OSHA: Flammable Flash Point: 66 F. TCC
Class: 3 LEL: 3.3%  UEL: 19%
DOT: Flammable UN Number: 1170
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.

DEN.ALC. (solvent)