Material Safety Data Sheet - U.S.A.
August 1, 2004
RxP Products, Inc.
1630 22nd Street North
St. Petersburg, FL 33713

Emergency (CMA): 1 202 887-1100
Within Continental U.S.: 1 800 424-9300
During Business Hours: 1 727 327-2394

  1. Product Identification
    Synonyms: RxP Fuel Dynamizer
    Chemical Name: Mixture
    Chemical Family: Hydrocarbon
    Chemical Formula: Mixture

    CCAST Registration #: 31779
    Export Commodity Control #: 1C96G
    Products and/or Components Entered on EPA's TSCA Inventory: Yes, this product has been commercially introduced into U.S. commerce, and is listed in the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Inventory of Chemicals in Commerce; hence, it is subject to all applicable provisions and restrictions under TSCA 40 CFR, section 721 and 723.250.
  2. Hazardous Components
    Ingredients: RxP Fuel Oil
    % By Weight: 100
    (NE - Not Established) (NA - Not Applicable)
  3. Personal Protection Information
    Ventilation: Use adequate ventilation.
    Respiratory Protection: Not generally required. In case of spill or leak resulting in unknown concentration, use NIOSH/MSHA approved supplied air respirator.
    Eye Protection: Use chemical goggles for splash protection.
    Skin Protection: Use impervious gloves. Use protective garments to prevent excessive skin contact.

    NOTE: Personal protection information shown in Section C is based upon general information as to normal uses and conditions. Where special or unusual uses or conditions exist, it is suggested that the expert assistance of and industrial hygienist or other qualified professional be sought.
  4. Handling and Storage Precautions
    Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. Avoid breathing vapors. Wear protective equipment and/or garments described in Section C if exposure conditions warrant. Wash thoroughly after handling. Launder contaminated clothing before reuse. Store in cool, well-ventilated area away from ignition sources. Provide means for controlling leaks and spills. Bond and ground during liquid transfer. Keep containers closed.
  5. Reactivity Data
    Stability: Stable
    Conditions to Avoid: Not Applicable
    Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid) Oxygen and strong oxidizing agents
    Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur
    Hazardous Decomposition Products: Carbon oxides and various hydrocarbons formed when burned
  6. Health Hazard Data
    Recommended Exposure Limits:
    Not established.
    Acute Effects of Overexposure
    Eye: May cause slight irritation.
    Skin: May cause moderate to severe irritation. Requested skin contact may cause severe skin irritation reactions.
    Inhalation: May cause irritation to nose, throat, lungs. Headache, nausea, dizziness and unconsciousness.
    Ingestion: May cause irritation to intestines. Nausea, headache and unconsciousness. May be aspirated into lungs if swallowed resulting in pulmonary edema and chemical pneumonitis.

    Sub-chronic and Chronic Effects of Overexposure
    No known applicable information.

    Other Health Effects
    Combustion: Normal use of RxP Fuel Dynamizer, results in an exhaust that has been associated with lung cancer in animals. There is limited evidence to suggest an association between occupational exposure to exhaust and lung cancer in humans.

    Health Hazard Categories:
    What Animal Human Animal Human
    Known Carcinogen NO NO
    Suspect Carcinogen NO NO
    Mutagen NO NO
    Teratogen NO NO
    Allergic Sensitizer NO NO
    Highly Toxic NO NO
    Toxic NO NO
    Corrosive NO NO
    Irritant YES YES
    Target Organ Toxin YES YES
    Specify: Lung Aspiration  
    Hazard Aspiration  
    Skin & Eye Freeze Burn  
    Hazard Freeze Burn  

    First Aid and Emergency Procedures:

    Eye: Flush eyes with running water for at least fifteen minutes. If irritation develops, seek medical attention.
    Skin: Wash skin with soap and water. If irritation develops, seek medical attention.
    Inhalation: Remove from exposure. If illness or adverse symptoms develop, seek medical attention.
    Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Seek immediate medical attention.
  7. Physical Data

    Appearance Amber Liquid
    Odor Mild
    Boiling Point 350-650F (177-343C)
    Vapor Pressure 1 mm Hg at 68F (20C)
    Vapor Density (Air = 1) Not Established
    Water Negligible
    Specific Gravity (H2O = 1) 0.80 at 60/60F
    (15.6/15.5C) Percent Volatile by Volume 100
    Evaporation Rate  
    (Butyl Acetate = 1) 1
    Viscosity Not Established
  8. Fire and Explosion Data
    Flash Point (Method Used): 140F (60C) (TCC, ASTM D56)
    Flammable Limits (% by Volume in Air):
    LEL - Not Established
    UEL - Not Established
    Fire Extinguishing Media: Dry chemical, foam or carbon dioxide (CO2)

    Special Fire Fighting Procedures:
    Evacuate area of all unnecessary personnel. Shut off source, if possible. Use NIOSH/MSHA approved selfcontained breathing apparatus and other protective equipment and/or garments described in Section C if conditions warrant. If conditions immediately dangerous to life or health (IDLH) exist, use NIOSH/MSHA approved self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) equipment. Water fog or spray may be used to cool exposed containers and equipment.

    Fire and Explosion Hazards: Carbon oxides and various hydrocarbons formed when burned.
  9. Spill, Leak and Disposal Procedures
    Precautions Required if Material is Released or Spilled:

    Evacuate area of all unnecessary personnel. Wear protective equipment and/or garments described in Section C if exposure conditions warrant. Shut off source if possible and contain spill. Protect from ignition, Keep out of water sources and sewers. Absorb in dry, inert material. Transfer to disposal drums using non-sparking equipment.

    Waste Disposal (Insure Conformity with all Applicable Disposal Regulations): Incinerate or otherwise manage in a RCRA permitted waste management facility.
  10. DOT Transportation
    Shipping Name: RxP Fuel Dynamizer
    Hazard Class: Combustible Liquid
    ID Number: NA 1993
    Marking: NA 1993
    NMFC #: 155150
    Class: 65
    Label: Combustible or Flammable
    Placard: None
    Hazardous Substance/RQ: Not Applicable
    Shipping Description: RxP Fuel Dynamizer, NA 1993
    Packaging References: 49 CFR 173.150
  11. RCRA Classification
    Unadulterated Product as a Waste
    Ignitable (D001)
  12. Protection Required for Work on Contaminated Equipment
    Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respiratory protection, such as air supplied mask, in confined spaces or other poorly
    ventilated areas. Wear protective equipment and/or garments described in Section C if exposure conditions
    warrant. Contact immediate supervisor for specific instructions before work is initiated.
  13. Hazard Classification
    __X__ This product meets the following hazard definition(s) as defined by the Occupational Safety and Health Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR Section 1910.1200):
    __X__ Combustible Liquid
    _____ Compressed Gas
    _____ Flammable Gas
    _____ Flammable Liquid
    _____ Flammable Solid
    _____ Flammable Aerosol
    _____ Explosive
    __X__ Health Hazard (Section F)
    _____ Organic Peroxide
    _____ Oxidizer
    _____ Pyrophoric
    _____ Unstable
    _____ Water Reactive
    _____ Based on information presently available, this product does not meet any of the hazard definitions of 29 CFR Section 1910.1200.
  14. Additional Comments
    As of the preparation date, this product did not contain a chemical or chemicals subject to the reporting requirements of Section 313 of Title III of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 and 40 CFR Part 372.
    RxP Products, Inc. (references to RxP Products, Inc. or RxP includes its divisions, affiliates and subsidiaries) believes that the information contained herein (including data and statements) is accurate as of the date hereof. NO WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR ANY OTHER WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, IS MADE AS CONCERNS THE INFORMATION HEREIN PROVIDED. The information provided herein relates only to the specific product designed and may not be valid where such product is used in combination with any other materials or in any process. Further, since the conditions and methods of use of the product and information referred to herein are beyond the control of RxP, RxP expressly disclaims any and all liability as to any results obtained or arising from any use of the product or such information. No statement made herein shall be construed as a permission or recommendation for the use of any product in a manner that might infringe existing patents.

    Reviewed: January 2004