IPP BRAND PRODUCTS

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET 

Trade Name: MINIFIBERS 

Chemical Family: Polyethylene 
Formula: N/A

Manufacturer: MINIFIBERS INC
Route 14, Box 11
Johnson City, TN U.S.A. 37615
Emergency Phone #'s: (615) 282-4242

Supplier: INDUSTRIAL PLASTICS (1975) LTD 
776 Cloverdale Ave.,
VICTORIA, BC. V8X 2S7
(250) 727-3545

Transportation EMG.Phone #'s: CANUTEC (613) 996-6666 (604) 930-0650

HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS 
None 
Exposure Limits: N/A 

PHYSICAL DATA 
Appearance & odour: white fluffy fibres or wet lap, no odour 
Odour Threshold: N/A 
Specific Gravity: (H2O=1) 0.915-0.965 
Vapour Density: N/A Solubility in water: Nil 
Vapour Pressure: N/A 

FIRE AND EXPLOSION DATA 
Flashpoint & Method: 352 C 
Flammable Limits: N/A 
Extinguishing Media: Water, CO2, Dry Chemical, Foam or Fog 
Special equip. and procedures: Self contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing. Keep dust to a minimum. 

REACTIVITY DATA 
Conditions contributing to instability: certain chemicals 
Incompatible Substances: Oxidizing acids, some chlorinated hydrocarbons 
Hazardous decomposition: occurs above 650 F - Carbon, CO2, CO 
Hazardous Polymerization: will not occur 

HEALTH HAZARDS DATA 
NOTE: Health studies have shown that exposure to chemicals pose potential risks which may vary from person to person. Exposure to liquids, vapours, mists or fumes should be minimized. 

PRINCIPAL HEALTH HAZARDS 
Skin Contact: contact may cause dry skin, irritate skin or dermatitis 
Eye Contact: irritation 
Ingestion: none 
Inhalation: may cause irritation of the respiratory tract 

FIRST AID PROCEDURES 
Skin: wash with soap and water, seek medical attention if irritation persists 
Eyes: flush with flowing water for 15 minutes. If irritation persists obtain medical attention. 
Ingestion: N/A 
Inhalation: remove to fresh air, give oxygen or artificial respiration as required, seek medical attention. 

PREVENTATIVE MEASURES 
Skin: Always apply appropriate barrier cream to exposed skin. Wear impervious gloves (butyl rubber), coveralls, and safety foot wear. 
Eyes: Chemical proof goggles or full face respirator if dust cause eye discomfort. 
Ingestion: Wash thoroughly before consuming food stuffs. 
Inhalation: Use only in well ventilated areas or use NIOSH or CSA approved respiratory protection with organic vapour cartridges. 

CONTROL MEASURES & PRECAUTIONS 
Keep container tightly closed. DO NOT consume food, drink or tobacco in work or material storage areas. Use caution and personal cleanliness to avoid skin and eye contact. Avoid breathing dust of this material. Use suitable disposal containers in work area. 

SPILL, LEAK & DISPOSAL METHODS 
Take steps to minimize spillage . Sweep up and deposit into a suitable container.
Disposal Method: Dispose of in a facility permitted to dispose of waste by Federal, Provincial and Municipal regulations. 

SHIPPING INFORMATION 
Non-regulated 

The information contained herein is based on data that we believe to be accurate. No warranty either expressed or implied is made. This information is offered solely for your consideration, interpretation and information. 

Preparation Date: Mar 28 1996 
Prepared By: Ron Sherring, 776 Cloverdale Ave., Victoria, B.C. V8X 2S7
Phone (250)727-3545
Revised Date: June 3, 2017

N/A = Not Available