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: Current
Section I  - Product Identification
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Emergency (Chemtrec) (800) 424-9300
Information  (Farwest) (206) 244-8844
Product Name: Linseed Oil, Raw & Boiled (Oxidized)

Product Class: Linseed Oil

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

Section II - Hazardous Ingredients

Ingredient CAS Number Percent (By Weight)





Linseed Oil 100% N/A N/A

"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: 300 C.+ Weight/Gallon: 7.8 lbs Vapor Pressure: N/A
Vapor Density: Heavier than Air: XX Lighter than Air:
Evaporation Rate: Faster than Ether: Slower than Ether: XX
Percent Organic Volatile by Volume: None       Solubility in Water: Slight
VOC: None Reactivity in Water: None
Appearance & Odor: Cloudy, yellowish brown liquid, characteristic odor.

Section IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data

Flammability Classification: OSHA: Not Regulated Flash Point: 403  F. OC
Class: LEL: N/A
DOT: Not Regulated UN Number: 1263
Extinguishing Media: Foam, CO2, Dry Chemical, or Sand.
Use the above or any Class B extinguishing agent. Water is unsuitable as an extinguishing medium, but may be 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: Avoid the use of water.   Rags and paper waste containing this material may heat and burn spontaneously.   Store wiping rags containing this material in metal cans with tight lids.

LINSEED OIL (solvent)