Updated: 4th October 2013

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Material Safety Data - ASTRO-TAPE

 

1. IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE / PREPARATION AND THE COMPANY.

1.1 CHEMICAL PRODUCT. ASTROflame Intumescent Glazing Tape (ASTRO-TAPE)

1.2 APPLICATION. Fire barrier for the sealing of glazing in internal fire door and partitions.

1.3 COMPANY IDENTIFICATION.

 

Astroflame (Fire Seals) Ltd.
Intumescent House
Unit 8 The IO Centre
Stephenson Road
Segensworth
FAREHAM
ENGLAND PO15 5RU

Tel: 0800 023 2482 Fax:0800 023 2483
International - Tel: +44 1329 844 500 Fax: +44 1329 844 600
eMail: sales@astroflame.com

1.4 EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBER. 0800 023 2482

2. COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS.

2.1 CHEMICAL DESCRIPTION.

A fire retardant butyl strip sealant, supplied in roll form.

2.2 HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS.

Not applicable.

3. HAZARD IDENTIFICATION.

On availible data, ASTROflame Intumescent Glazing Tape fibre-free has no hazard classification
according to 88/379/EEC.

4. FIRST AID MEASURES.

4.1 EYE CONTACT.

No special measures required.

4.2 SKIN CONTACT.

No special measures required.

4.3 INGESTION.

No special measures required.

4.4 INHALATION.

No special measures required.

5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES.

5.1 EXTINGUISHING MEDIA.

Is not flammable therefore not applicable.

5.2 FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS.

Not applicable.

5.3. PROTECTION MEASURES.

Not applicable.

6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES.

6.1 PERSONAL PREAUTIONS.

Not applicable.

6.2 ENVIRONMENTAL PRECAUTIONS.

Not applicable.

6.3 CLEANING UP

Spillage should be contained and disposed of safely.(see section - 13)

7. STORAGE AND HANDLING

7.1 STORAGE.

Store in cool dry conditions.

7.2 RECOMMENDED SHELF LIFE.

Can be indefinite but 1 year (if kept dry) is a normal accepted limit.

7.3 HANDLING.

No special requirements.

8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION.

8.1 OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS.

No special requirements.

8.2 ENGINEERING MEASURES.

Not Applicable.

8.3 PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT.

Overalls, Gloves, Goggles and Respiratory Devices.

9. PHYSICAL / CHEMICAL PROPERTIES.

9.1 APPEARANCE. White / Brown Butyl strip.

9.2 ODOUR. Faint.

9.3 PH. N/A.

9.4 VISCOSITY. N/A

9.5 FREEZING POINT. N/A

9.6 FREEZE THAW RECOVERY. N/A

9.7 BOILING POINT. N/A

9.8 MELTING POINT. N/A

9.9 FLASH POINT. >300oC

9.10 AUTO-FLAMMABILITY. N/A

9.11 EXPLOSIVE PROPERTIES N/A

9.12 VAPOUR PRESSURE. As water.

9.13 VAPOUR DENSITY. N/A

9.14 RELATIVE DENSITY. N/A

9.15 SOLUBILITY. Partially soluble.

9.16 PARTITION COEFFICIENT. N/A

10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY.

10.1 STABILITY.

Not Applicable.

10.2 CONDITIONS TO AVOID.

Not Applicable.

10.3 MATERIALS TO AVOID.

Not Applicable.

10.4 RECOMMENDED MATERIALS FOR EQUIPMENT.

Not Applicable.

10.5 HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS.

Not Applicable.

11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION.

11.1 SHORT TERM EFFECTS.

EYE CONTACT. Not Applicable.

SKIN CONTACT. Not Applicable.

INGESTION. Not Applicable.

INHALATION. Not Applicable.

11.2 CHRONIC EFFECTS Not Applicable.

12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION.

In our experiance, the material does not present any hazard to the environment.

13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS.

Any waste is considered non-hazardous and therefore it can be incinerated in a suitable facility or
disposed of on an approved land fill site, provided the Local Regulations are observed.
Packaging material should be treated as household waste or as recycling

14.TRANSPORT INFORMATION.

14.1 PACKAGING. No special precautions are necessary, it is, however, recommended that it is
stored in a dry place away from foodstuffs.

14.2 FREIGHT CLASSIFICATION.

Not Applicable.

15. REGULATORY INFORMATION.

15.1 C.P.L CLASSIFICATION. Not Applicable.

HAZARD PICTOGRAM. Not Applicable.

RISK PHRASES. Not Applicable.

SAFETY PHRASES. Not Applicable.

16. OTHER INFORMATION.

The information in this publication is accurate to the best of the knowledge of ASTROflame
(FireSeals) Ltd.

As part of our policy of ongoing improvements, we reserve the right to modify, alter or change product specifications without giving notice. Product illustrations are representations only. All information contained in this document is provided for guidance only, and as ASTROFLAME FIRESEALS LTD has no control over the installation methods of the products, or of the prevailing site conditions, no warranties expressed or implied are intended to be given as to the actual performance of the products mentioned or referred to, and no liability whatsoever will be accepted for any loss, damage or injury arising from the use of the information given of products mentioned or referred to herein.

The above information to the best of our knowledge is true and accurate and based upon current test data and is supplied for your guidance only. Customers should satisfy themselves to the suitability of the product in its intended use and no guarantee is given or implied since the conditions of actual use are beyond our control. ASTROflame (Fireseals) Ltd, disclaim any liability for loss, damage or other expense arising from the use of information, data or products mentioned or referred to and reserve the right to change any details or specifications without notice.

Astroflame (Fire Seals) Ltd. Intumescent House
Unit 8, The IO Centre, Stephenson Road, Segensworth
FAREHAM, ENGLAND PO15 5RU
tel 0800 023 2482
(01329 844500)
fax 0800 023 2483
(01329 844600)
intl
tel +44 1329 844500
fax +44 1329 844600

 

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