HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: May produce carbon monoxide when oxidized with a deficiency of
4. FIRE AND EXPLOSION DATA
Extremely Flammable (reference – Consumer Product Commission, flame
projection test aerosol products, per 16CFR 1500.45
Less than –117 deg F
LEL % 1.8
UEL % 8.4
If feasible stop flow of gas. Use water to cool fired exposed cartridge,
and surroundings and to protect personnel working on shut-off. Water
spray, dry power or carbon dioxide can be directed at flame area if gas
flow cannot be stopped to reduce fire intensity. DO NOT
COMPLETELY EXTINGUISH FLAME UNLESS GAS FLOW HAS
BEEN SHUT OFF.
SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES: Avoid possible accumulation of vapors at floor level, as vapor is heavier
than air. Self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing
should be worn in fighting fires involving chemicals. This product is
extremely flammable at all times. Keep away from any sources of
inadvertent ignition, including heat, sparks, or flame.
UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZZARDS: Avoid possible bursting of cartridge. Don not store where
temperature may exceed 120 deg. F. Don not puncture or incinerate.
5. PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE
STEPS TO TAKE IN CASE OF SPILL: Protect from ignition source, keep away from heat, fire, sparks, or flame.
Ventilate area well. Avoid accumulation of vapor at low levels.
WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD: Dispose of at appropriate waste facility in accordance with regulations.
PRECAUTIONS IN STORAGE: Do not store where temperature may exceed 120 deg. F. Store away from fire, sparks,
or flame. Store in suitable area for hazardous materials storage.