Section 1: Identification
Product Name: Akron Jewelry Rubber, Flex™
Manufacturer: Zero-D Products, Inc.
37939 Stevens Blvd.
Willoughby, OH 44094
Phone: (440) 942-5005 or (800) 382-3229
Recommended Use: Molding rubber for lost wax casting.
Section 2: Hazard(s) Identification
This product is non-hazardous according to the U.S. Department of Transportation code of Federal Regulations Title 49.
Harmful if swallowed.
Avoid Eye Contact.
Use in a well-ventilated area.
Not suited for medical use. Do not insert into body.
Section 3: Composition/Information on Ingredients
Chemical Name: CAS#:
Zinc Oxide 1314-13-2
Chemicals are contained in the mixture of which is considered non-hazardous. Some specific chemical identities are being withheld as a trade secret. Specific quantities are not listed as this can vary from batch to batch and this is also considered to be our trade secret. Quantities are below what is considered to be a health risk.
Section 4: First-Aid Measures
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air
Eye Contact: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. If irritation persists, get medical attention.
Skin Contact: Wash with soap and water
Ingestion: Not known. Seek immediate medical care when necessary.
Special Precautions/Procedures: Use good hygiene controls. Wash hands thoroughly after handling before eating or smoking.
Section 5: Fire-Fighting Measures
Flash Point: Not Known
Extinguishing Media: Use high expansion foam or water fog. Treat as hydrocarbon fire.
Hazardous Decomposition: CO, CO2, N Oxides, S Oxides
Use all necessary protective fire-fighting equipment such as gloves, face shield, respirator
Section 6: Accidental Release Measures
Spill or leak: This material is a rubbery solid. It will not spill or leak. If material is contaminated and can’t be used or chemically reprocessed dispose at an approved facility in accordance with any applicable regulations under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA).
Section 7: Handling and Storage
Use good hygiene controls. Wash hands thoroughly after handling before eating or smoking.
Do not store around food stuffs.
Do not eat or smoke while handling material.
Store this material in a cool dark environment away from heat source.
Section 8: Exposure Controls/ Personal Protection
Ventilation: Provide general or local exhaust ventilation system to maintain air born concentrations below OSHA PELs. Local exhaust ventilation is preferred because in prevents contaminant dispersion into the work area by controlling it at its source.
Respiratory Protection: If ventilation is not adequate a chemical respirator may be used. Use NIOSH organic respirator if ventilation is inadequate.
Protective Clothing/Equipment: Wear protective gloves to prevent prolong or repeated skin contact.
Comments: To prevent illness from exposure, never eat, drink or smoke in work area. Practice good personal hygiene after using this material, especially before eating, drinking, smoking, using the toilet, or applying cosmetics.
Section 9: Physical and Chemical Properties
Appearance: Rubbery solid 0.125 inches thick with protective poly film cover on both sides.
Odor: characteristic rubber smell
Specific Gravity: 1.30
Section 10: Stability and Reactivity
Reactivity: This mixture is bound in a polymer matrix and the potential for hazardous reaction with other chemicals or material is minimal.
Hazardous Decomposition Products: CO, CO2, N-Oxides, S-Oxides
Chemical Stability: Stable under normal ambient temperature
Section 11: Toxicological Information
Inhalation: Individuals with chronic respiratory disorders may be adversely affected by any fume or airborne particulate exposure. Use in well ventilated area.
Skin: Sensitive individuals with latex allergies may experience an allergic reaction upon contact with skin. Those individuals should use non latex gloves as protection when handling product.
Chronic Effects: This product or one of its ingredients present at 0.1% or more is listed as a carcinogen or suspected carcinogen by NTP, IARC, or OSHA.
Section 12: Ecological Information
No tests have been performed
Section 13: Disposal Considerations
After the material is cured it is not known to pose harm to the environment. If it must be disposed of, cure first at the recommended temperature in accordance with the instructions. If product must be disposed of please contact us first to see if we can reclaim the material.
Do not put in sewer.
Section 14: Transport Information
Non Hazardous by road, air, rail or sea
No special handling needed. For transportation purposes, this product is non-hazardous according to the US Department of Transportation code of Federal Regulations Tile 49.
Section 15: Regulatory Information
Section 16: Other Information
Created new on 9/19/14 by
Zero-D Products, Inc.
37939 Stevens Blvd.
Willoughby, OH 44094
Ph. (440) 942-5005
As conditions or methods of use are beyond our control, we do not assume any responsibility and expressly disclaim any liability for any use of this material.
The information and recommendations herein contained are based upon data, which to the best of our knowledge and belief, is accurate and reliable. With respect to the information and recommendations contained herein, Zero-D Products makes no representations or warranties of any kind, expressed or implied.