Material safety data sheet

According to 91/155 EC
As amended by 2001/58

Print date DD.MM.YYYY

1. Identification of the substance/Preparation and the company/Undertaking

Commercial Product Name AQUAKIT
Company Technos DIY, Biesboschstraat 68 , 1078 MZ Amsterdam
Tel +31- 20-6654446
Telefax +31-20-6682856
Emergency telephone number +31-20-6654446

2. Composition/Information on ingredients

Chemical nature of the preparation
Solvent free adhesive based on epoxy-resins


Hazardous components

CAS-No. Hazardous components %range Risk symbol R-PHRASE EC number
25068-38-6 Epoxy resin, mw. <= 700 10-30 Irritant Xi 36/38-43-51/53 500-033-5
90-72-2 Tri(Dimethyllaminomethyl) phenol 0,5-1,5 Harmful Xn R22-36/38 202-013-9
1314-98-3 Zinc Sulphide 0,5-1,5 215-251-3


For text of the R- phrases see point 16

3. Health risk/Identification of possible hazards

Inhalation: Dust caused by sandpapering the product can cause lung damage.
Skin contact: Irritant, can with contact cause sensitivity.
Eye contact: Can cause irritation.
Ingestion: Irritation of the intestinal tract.

4. First help

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. Keep warm and keep rested. If required consult physician.
Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Consult a physician.
Skin contact: Wash with soap and plenty of water.
Eye contact: Remove contact lenses. Flush with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes.

5. Fire fighting measures

Extinguishing media:
Water spray; foam; CO2 ; dry chemical.
Unusual hazards:
CO; aldehydes; acids; oxides of sulphur & nitrogen may be formed.
Protective equipment:
Inhalation protection is advised.

6. Accidental release measures

Personal precautions:
Ensure for sufficient ventilation
Environmental precautions:
Removal in accordance to local rules
Methods for cleaning up:
Take up mechanically
and collect in suitable container for disposal

7. Handling and storage

Handling Ensure adequate ventilation. Use gloves and safety glases.
Scoured off material of the product can produce dust which can cause lung damage.When scouring the material inhallation protection is required.
Storage Store in a well sealed container in a cooled and ventilated place.

8. Exposure controls/Personal protection

Borders for exposure
Work related exposure: MAC-value TGG 8 hours in mg/m³:10 (inhalable material).
Respiratory organs: No eating or smoking during handling.
Hands: Rubber or PVC gloves.
Eyes: Safety glasses.
Environmental exposure: Avoid discharge via waste pipe.

9. Physical and chemical properties

Appearance: White and grey putty
Odour: sulphur, mercaptan
pH Value: Not applicable
Concentration: Not applicable
Boiling point: Not applicable
Melting point: Not applicable
Flaming point: Not applicable
Flammability: Not applicable


Property Value Test method
Hardness after 1 hour 70 shore D ASTM D-2240
Hardness after 24 hours 75 shore D ASTM D-2240
Shear tensile strength after 1 hour 45 kg/cm² ASTM D-1002
Shear tensile strength after 24 hours 70 kg/cm² ASTM D-1002
Compression strength 700 kg/cm² ASTM D-695
Electrical resistance 30000 MEGOHMS ASTM D-257
Shrinkage < 1% ASTM D-2566
Non volatile content 100% 120 C for 1 hour
Chemical resistance resistant to hydrocarbons, Ketons, alcohols, esters, Halocarbons,
aqueos salt solutions, and dilute acids and bases.
Visual inspection 7 days immersion
Temp. resistance 150 ºC for up to 1 hour, 120 ºC constant

10. Stability and reactivity

Conditions to avoid: This product is stable.
Materials to avoid: None
Dangerous by products When incinerated carbon monoxide, aldehydes, acids and oxides of
sulphur and nitrogen can be released.

11. Toxicological information

Inhalation: None, dust caused by sandpapering the hardened product can cause lung
Skin contact: Possible irritant and sensitizer
Eye contact: Possible irritant and sensitizer
Ingestion: Irritation of the intestinal tract

12. Ecological information

General: Prevent discharging into environment.
Ecotoxicity: Not established
Persitance and decomposition:

13. Disposal considerations

Removal in accordance to applicable regulation.

14. Transport information

Transportation labelling not required.

15. Regulatory information

Labelling: Irritant
Symbol: Xi
Warning phrases: Contains epoxy compounds. See indications of the producer. Can cause over-sensitization with contact to skin, irritating to eyes and skin. Poisonous to aquatic organisms. Can cause in the long term a dangerous effect in the aquatic environment.
Safety precautions: Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. When in contact with eyes flush with plenty of water and consult a physician. After contact with the skin flush immediately with plenty of water. In case of ingestion immediately consult a physician and show packaging. Avoid discarding into nature. Ask for special instructions / safety card.

16. Other information

List of in point 2 named R-phrases

R43 Can cause sensitization by skin contact
R36/38 Irritating to eyes and skin
R51/53 Poisonous to aquatic organisms. Can cause in the long term a dangerous effect in the aquatic environment
R22 Dangerous by ingestion