Product Name: HPCut™
Mineral Oil, Light
Section 1 - Chemical Product and Company Identification
MSDS Name: Mineral Oil, Light Catalog Item Numbers: CC0501, CC0101, CC5501
Synonyms: White mineral oil (petroleum); White Oil, saturated hydrocarbons.
Highland Park Lapidary Co. Inc.
PO Box 45
Whitinsville, MA 01588
For information in the US, call: 512-348-8528
CHEMTREC Phone Number, US: 800-424-9300
Section 2 - Composition, Information on Ingredients
Chemical Name: White mineral oil %: >99
Hazard Symbols: None listed
Risk Phrases: None listed
Section 3 - Hazards Identification
Potential Health Effects:
Eye: Slightly Hazardous with eye contact - May cause eye irritation.
Skin: Non-Irritant for skin.
Ingestion: May cause gastrointestinal irritation with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.
Inhalation: Non-hazardous in case of inhalation, may be a mild irritant.
Section 4 - First Aid Measures
Eyes: Remove contact lenses. Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid if irritation occurs.
Skin: Wash skin with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Get medical aid if irritation develops or persists.
Ingestion: Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical aid. Do NOT induce vomiting. If conscious and alert, rinse mouth and drink 2-4 cupfuls of milk or water.
Inhalation: Remove from exposure and move to fresh air immediately. Get medical aid if cough or other symptoms appear. Support breathing as needed.
Section 5 - Fire Fighting Measures
As in any fire, wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH
(approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. During a fire, irritating and toxic gases may be
generated by thermal decomposition or combustion.
Extinguishing Media: For small fires, use water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide or chemical foam.
Autoignition Temperature: Not available.
Flash Point: > 160 deg C (> 320.00 deg F)
Explosion Limits Lower: Not available
Explosion Limits Upper: Not available
NFPA Rating: health: 1; flammability: 1; instability: 0;
Section 6 - Accidental Release Measures
General Information: Use proper personal protective equipment as indicated in Section 8.
Spills/Leaks: Absorb spill with inert material (e.g. vermiculite, sand or earth), then place in suitable container. Avoid runoff into storm sewers and ditches which lead to waterways. Clean up spills immediately, observing precautions in the Protective Equipment section. Remove all sources of ignition.
Section 7 - Handling and Storage
Handling: Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Keep container tightly closed. Avoid breathing spray or mist.
Storage: Store in a tightly closed container. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances.
Section 8 - Exposure Controls, Personal Protection
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| Chemical Name | ACGIH | NIOSH |OSHA - Final PELs|
|-------------------- |------------------- |------------------- |----------------- |
| White mineral oil |none listed |none listed |none listed |
+-------------------- +------------------- +------------------- +----------------- +
OSHA Vacated PELs: White mineral oil: None listed
Facilities storing or utilizing this material should be equipped with an eyewash facility and a safety shower. Use adequate ventilation to keep airborne concentrations low.
Personal Protective Equipment
Eyes: Wear chemical splash goggles.
Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure.
Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.
Respirators: Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29 CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Use a NIOSH/MSHA or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator if exposure limits are exceeded or if irritation or other symptoms are experienced.
Section 9 - Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical State: Liquid
pH: Not available
Vapor Pressure: < 0.1 mm Hg
Vapor Density: Not available
Evaporation Rate: Not available
Viscosity: <=6.0 cst @40 deg C
Boiling Point: 260-426.7 deg C
Freezing/Melting Point: Not available
Decomposition Temperature: Not available
Solubility in water: Insoluble in water.
Specific Gravity/Density: 0.83 @ 15.6ƒC
Molecular Formula: Hydrocarbon
Molecular Weight: 0
Section 10 - Stability and Reactivity
Chemical Stability: Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Conditions to Avoid: High temperatures, ignition sources.
Incompatibilities with Other Materials: Reactive with oxidizing agents
Hazardous Decomposition Products Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide.
Hazardous Polymerization Has not been reported.
Section 11 - Toxicological Information
RTECS#: CAS# 8042-47-5: PY8047000
LD50/LC50: RTECS: Not available.
Routes of Entry: Absorbed through skin. Eye contact.
Toxicity to Animals: LD50: Not available. LC50: Not available.
Chronic Effects on Humans: CARCINOGENIC EFFECTS: 3 (Not classifiable for human.) by IARC.
Other Toxic Effects on Humans: Slightly hazardous in case of ingestion. Non-irritant for skin. Non-hazardous in case of inhalation.
Carcinogenicity: White mineral oil - Not listed as a carcinogen by ACGIH, IARC, NTP, or CA Prop 65.
Other: See actual entry in RTECS for complete information.
Special Remarks on other Toxic Effects on Humans: Potential Health Effects: Skin: This product is not expected to cause any skin irritation upon direct single or repeated and prolonged contact. However,
similar chemical compositon products applied to the skin of lab animals resulted in minimal to slight dermal irritation. Eyes: May cause mild (minimal) eye irritation. Inhalation: May cause respiratory tract irritation with coughing and shortness of breath. This product has a low vapor pressure and is not expected to present an inhalation hazard at ambient conditions. Caution should be taken to prevent aerosolization or misting. If aspiration occurs, it may lead to chemical pneumonitis which is characterized by pulmonary edema and hemorrhage and may be fatal. Signs of lung involvement include increased respiratory rate, increased heart rate, and bluish discoloration of the skin. Coughing, choking and gagging are often noted at the time of aspiration Ingestion: Ingestion is relatively non-toxic unless aspiration occurs. It has laxative properties and may cause gastrointestinal tract discomfort, abdominal cramps, vomiting and diarrhea. Exposure to a large single dose, or repeated small doses by inhalation, aspiration or ingestion leading to aspiration can lead to lipid pneumonia or lipid granuloma. These are low-grade, chronic localized tissue reactions which are not fatal.
Section 12 - Ecological Information
Ecotoxicity: Not available.
BOD5 and COD: Not available.
Products of Biodegradation: Possibly hazardous short term degradation products are not likely. However, long term degradation products may arise.
Toxicity of the Products of Biodegradation: Not available.
Special Remarks on the Products of Biodegradation: Not available
Section 13 - Disposal Considerations
Dispose of in a manner consistent with federal, state, and local regulations.
Section 14 - Transport Information
Shipping Name: Not Regulated
Shipping Name: Not regulated as a hazardous material
Section 15 - Regulatory Information
European Labeling in Accordance with EC Directives
Health Hazard: 1
Fire Hazard: 1
Personal Protection: a
S 24/25 Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
WGK (Water Danger/Protection)
CAS# 8042-47-5: Not available
CAS# 8042-47-5 is listed on Canada's DSL List
Canadian WHMIS Classifications: Not controlled.
This product has been classified in accordance with the hazard criteria of the Controlled Products Regulations
and the MSDS contains all of the information required by those regulations.
CAS# 8042-47-5 is not listed on Canada's Ingredient Disclosure List.
CAS# 8042-47-5 is listed on the TSCA Inventory.
Section 16 - Other Information
MSDS Creation Date: 10/5/2017
The information above is believed to be accurate and represents the best information currently available to us. However, we make no warranty of merchantability or any other warranty, express or implied, with respect to such information, and we assume no liability resulting from its use. Users should make their own investigations to determine the suitability of the information for their particular purposes. In no event shall the company be liable for any claims, losses, or damages of any third party or for lost profits or any special, indirect, incidental, consequential, or exemplary damages howsoever arising, even if the company has been advised of the possibility of such damages.