ASHLAND CHEMICAL -- PO POLYPRO HIMONT 7823 NATURAL L - THERMOPLASTIC RESIN 
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
NSN: 685000F010781
Manufacturer's CAGE: 34897 
Part No. Indicator: A 
Part Number/Trade Name: PO POLYPRO HIMONT 7823 NATURAL L 
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                            General Information
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Item Name: THERMOPLASTIC RESIN 
Company's Name: ASHLAND CHEMICAL COMPANY 
Company's P. O. Box: 2219 
Company's City: COLUMBUS 
Company's State: OH 
Company's Zip Code: 43216 
Company's Emerg Ph #: (606) 324-1133 
Company's Info Ph #: (614) 909-3333 
Record No. For Safety Entry: 001 
Tot Safety Entries This Stk#: 001 
Date MSDS Prepared: 27APR88 
Safety Data Review Date: 15JUN90 
Preparer's Company: ASHLAND CHEMICAL COMPANY 
Preparer's City: COLUMBUS 
Preparer's State: OH 
Preparer's Zip Code: 43216 
MSDS Serial Number: BHTGZ 
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                     Ingredients/Identity Information
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Proprietary: NO 
Ingredient: ETHYLENE PROPYLENE COPOLYMER
Ingredient Sequence Number: 01 
Percent: 100% 
NIOSH (RTECS) Number: 1001979EP 
CAS Number: 9010-79-1 
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                     Physical/Chemical Characteristics
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                      Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
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Flash Point: >300F 
Extinguishing Media: FOAM, WATER FOG, CO2, DRY CHEMICAL. WATER MAY BE USED
TO KEEP FIRE-EXPOSED CONTAINERS COOL UNTIL FIRE IS OUT.
Special Fire Fighting Proc: WEAR SELF-CONTANIED BREATHING APPARATUS WITH A
FULL FACEPIECE OPERATED IN THE POSITIVE PRESSURE DEMAND MODE & FULL BODY
PROTECTION WHEN FIGHTING FIRES.
Unusual Fire And Expl Hazrds: DUST MAY BE AN EXPLOSION HAZARD.
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                              Reactivity Data
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Stability: YES 
Materials To Avoid: STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS
Hazardous Decomp Products: CO2, CO, TOXIC MATERIALS
Hazardous Poly Occur: NO 
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                            Health Hazard Data
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Route Of Entry - Inhalation: NO 
Route Of Entry - Skin: YES 
Route Of Entry - Ingestion: NO 
Health Haz Acute And Chronic: SKIN: CONTACT WITH MOLTEN MATERIAL WILL
CAUSE THERMAL BURNS.
Carcinogenicity - NTP: NO 
Carcinogenicity - IARC: NO 
Carcinogenicity - OSHA: NO 
Explanation Carcinogenicity: NONE
Signs/Symptoms Of Overexp: SKIN: CONTACT WITH MOLTEN MATERIAL WILL CAUSE
THERMAL BURNS.
Emergency/First Aid Proc: SKIN: FLUSH W/COLD WATER. GET MED ATTN.
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                   Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
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Steps If Matl Released/Spill: SMALLS: SWEEP UP MATERIAL ONTO PAPER. LARGE
SPILL: SHOVEL MATERIAL INTO CONTAINERS. THOROUGHLY SWEEP AREA OF SPILL TO
CLEAN UP ANY RESIDUAL MATERIAL.
Waste Disposal Method: DEPOSIT/DISPOSE OF IN A LANDFILL IN ACCORDANCE WITH
LOCAL, STATE, & FEDERAL REGULATIONS.
Precautions-Handling/Storing: CONTAINERS OF THIS MATERIAL MAY BE HAZARDOUS
WHEN EMPTIED, SINCE EMPTIED CONTAINERS RETAIN PRODUCT RESIDUES, VAPOR,
LIQUID & SOLID.
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                             Control Measures
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Respiratory Protection: NOT REQUIRED UNDER NORMAL CONDITIONS OF USE.
Ventilation: NOT REQUIRED UNDER NORMAL CONDITIONS OF USE.
Protective Gloves: RESISTANT 
Eye Protection: SAFETY GLASSES 
Other Protective Equipment: NORMAL WORK CLOTHING COVERING ARMS & LEGS.
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                            Transportation Data
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                               Disposal Data
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                                Label Data
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Label Required: YES 
Label Status: G 
Common Name: PO POLYPRO HIMONT 7823 NATURAL L 
Special Hazard Precautions: SKIN: CONTACT WITH MOLTEN MATERIAL WILL CAUSE
THERMAL BURNS. SKIN: CONTACT WITH MOLTEN MATERIAL WILL CAUSE THERMAL BURNS.
Label Name: ASHLAND CHEMICAL COMPANY 
Label P.O. Box: 2219 
Label City: COLUMBUS 
Label State: OH 
Label Zip Code: 43216 
Label Emergency Number: (606) 324-1133