PVA MATERIAL SAFETY DATA INFORMATION

 

SECTION 1:  PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION

   Product name:  Chilly Pad® CP100, Chilly Dana™ CD102, Chilly Sport™ CS105

   Product use: PVA cooling towel

   Manufacture: Guntersville Breathables, Inc.  Dba frogg toggs®, 131 Sundown Dr., NW, Arab, AL 35016

                               Tel: 256-931-1580 Fax: 256 931-1585

 

SECTION 2: COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

Ingredients: Manufactured article comprised of 100% Polyvinyl Alcohol and Polyester mesh

 

SECTION 3: HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

Emergency Overview: No hazards to incidental or prolonged exposure.

 

Potential Health Effects:

Inhalation: Exposure to vapors is unlikely.

Ingestion: Not expected to be a health hazard via ingestion.

Skin contact: Not expected to be a health hazard from skin exposure.

Eye contact: Not expected to be a health hazard from eye exposure.

Effects of Chronic Exposure: None known.

Medical Conditions aggravated: None known.

 

SECTION 4: FIRST AID MEASURES

Inhalation, Ingestion, Skin contact, Eye contact, or Chronic exposure:

Not expected to require first aid measures.

 

SECTION 5: FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES

   Flammability Classification: Not classified

   Flash Point and Method: Not applicable

   Flammable Limits: Lower: Not applicable   Upper: Not applicable

   Extinguish Media: Water spray, CO2, dry chemical

   Hazardous Combustion Products: none

   Fire and Explosion Hazards: none

 

SECTION 6: ACCEDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

None are required

 

SECTION 7: HANDLING AND STORAGE

No hazard exists requiring handling and storage control or protection.

 

SECTION 8: EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION

 

No hazard exists requiring exposure control or protection.

 

SECTION 9: PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

 

Physical state: Manufactured article, porous towel. 

Appearance: color as requested

Odor: none

Solubility in Water: negligible

Specific Gravity: 1.1

PH: 6.5

Melting Point: ca. 300 degree C

Volatile: 0%

 

SECTION 10: STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

Stability: Stable under normal conditions of storage and use.

Hazardous Decomposition Products: Complete combustion will emit carbon dioxide and water when heated to decomposition. 

Incomplete combustion gives in addition carbon monoxide and oxidation products, including organic acids, aldehydes and alcohol.

Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur.

Incompatibilities: Strong oxidizers or concentrated alkaline.

Conditions to avoid: Heat, flame, ignition source, incompatibles.

 

SECTION 11: TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

SUMMARY: Not considered to be toxic to human or animals. Prior to use when new, wash the towel in warm to hot water.

Skin Effects: No skin effects are expected from pva sponge.

Acute Oral Effects:  none

Chronic Effects / Carcinogenicity: none

Reproductive / Developmental Effects: none

 

SECTION 12: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

None found

 

 

SECTION 13: DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

Follow local, state, and federal requirements

 

SECTION 14: TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

No requirements

 

SECTION 15: REGULATION INFORMATION

Does not meet any hazard category, including SARA Title III

 

SECTION 16: OTHER INFORMATION

Packaging includes an antimicrobial treatment of Sodium Benzoate.

Sodium benzoate is the chemical benzoate of soda (C7H5NaO2).

 US FDA Title 21CFR184.1733 SUBSTANCES AFFIRMED AS GENERALLY RECOGNIZED AS SAFE

WHMIS Rating: none applicable

 

 

 

NOTE: The information on this MSDS represents our current data and best opinion as to the proper use in handling of this product under normal conditions of use. 

Any use of this product which is notin conformance with this data sheet or product labeling and handling instruction, or which involves the product in combination

with any other material or process or interactions is the responsibility of the user. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                     (revised July2012)