Ethylene Glycol n-butyl Ether (2-n-Butoxyethanol)
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H227, H302, H311, H315, H320, H332
Harmful if swallowed
Toxic in contact with skin
Causes skin irritation
Causes eye irritation
Harmful if inhaled
Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing.
Wash ... thoroughly after handling.
[In case of inadequate ventilation] Wear respiratory protection.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Rinse immediately contaminated clothing and skin with plenty of water before removing clothes.
Store in a closed container.
2.2 Label elements
2 * 3 HEALTH 2 0 2 FLAMMABILITY 0 - continued P264 - Wash thoroughly after handling. Do not take internally. Eye wash and safety equipment should be readily available. P284 - Respiratory Protection: If workplace exposure limit(s) of product or any component is exceeded (see TLV/PEL), a NIOSH/MSHA approved air supplied respirator is advised in absence of proper environmental control. OSHA regulations also permit other NIOSH/MSHA respirators (negative pressure type) under specified conditions (see your safety equipment supplier). Engineering and/or administrative controls should be implemented to reduce exposure. P310 - Ingestion: Call a physician or poison control center immediately. If conscious, give water freely. P338 - Eye contact: Immediately flush with plenty of water. After initial flushing, remove and contact lenses and continue flushing for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. P360 - Skin contact: Immediately wash skin with soap and plenty of water. Remove contaminated clothing. Get medical attention if symptoms occur. Wash clothing before reuse. P404 - Store in a tightly closed container.
H227 - Combustible. (Flammable liquids, category 4) H302 - Harmful if swallowed. (Acute toxicity, oral, category 4) H311 - Toxic if absorbed through skin. (Acute toxicity, dermal, category 3) H315 - Irritating to skin. (Skin corrosion/irritation, category 2) H320 - Irritating to eyes. (Eye damage/irritation, category 2B) H332 - Harmful if inhaled. (Acute toxicity, inhalation, category 4) Precautionary Codes: P202 - This product should only by used by persons trained in the safe handling of hazardous chemicals. P260 - Do not breathe vapor. P262 - Do not get in eyes, on skin or clothing. - continued
2.3 Other hazards
2.2.1 - Symptom of Exposure Health/Environment Central nervous system depressant. Narcotic in high concentrations. Combustible. (Flammable liquids, category 4)
Potential health effects
Irritating to eyes. (Eye damage/irritation, category 2B) Irritating to skin. (Skin corrosion/irritation, category 2) Toxic if absorbed through skin. (Acute toxicity, dermal, category 3) Readily absorbed through skin. Irritating to mucous membrane and upper respiratory system. (Specific target organ toxicity, single exposure; Respiratory tract irritation, category 3) Harmful if inhaled. (Acute toxicity, inhalation, category 4) Harmful if swallowed. (Acute toxicity, oral, category 4) 2.2.3 - Routes of Entry Inhalation, ingestion or skin contact. 2.2.4 - Carcinogenicity This product is or contains a component that is classified (ACGIH, IARC, NTP, OSHA) as probably not a cancer hazard.