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Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) - Drainboard

Section 1 - Product Identification

Trade Names: US Fabric’s DB (Drain Board), J-Drain


  • Non-woven polypropylene fabric
  • Woven monofilament fabric
  • Typar fabric
  • Extruded polypropylene core sheet
  • Extruded HDPE Net core
  • Common Use: Construction


JDR Enterprises, Inc.
292 South Main Street, Suite 200 Alpharetta, GA 30009
Phone: 770-442-1461
Fax: 770-664-7951

Section 2 – Hazardous Ingredients

Based upon pertinent data available, J·DRAIN/US Fabric’s DB products, systems, and components are considered “articles” and are not hazardous under OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200).

GHS Label Elements: Not Required

Section 3 - Composition

Products do not meet the definition given in 29 CFR part 1910.1200 for hazardous material.

Composition is not required.

Section 4 – Emergency & First Aid Measures

Inhalation: Not likely in current form.

Ingestion: Not likely in current form.

Eye Contact: As with any foreign object, flush with water If pain or irritation persists, consult physician.

Skin Contact: Wash with soap and water. In case of irritation, consult physician.

Section 5 – Fire Fighting Measures

Flash Point: Greater than 400 degrees (COC, ASTM D-92)

Extinguishing method: Dry chemical, foam, carbon dioxide

Special Fire Fighting Procedures: For large fires in confined area, use N10SH/MSHA approved self-contained breathing apparatus. Use water fog or spray to exposed equipment and containers.

Section 6- Accidental Release Measures

No environmental threat is expected from release.

Section 7 – Handling & Storage

Handling: No special handling unless large rolls are used. Use lifting devices as necessary. If product is molten, avoid contact with skin or eyes.

Storage: Recommend storing away from oxidizing materials, in a dry area of ambient temperature if possible.

Section 8 – Exposure Controls & Personal Protection

Ventilation Requirements: Use adequate ventilation to control exposure below recommended levels.

Skin Protection: Not normally required.

Eye Protection: As required by site-specific conditions. Not normally required.

Clothing and Equipment: No requirement.

Respiratory Protection: Not generally required unless needed to prevent respiratory irritation.

Section 9 – Physical & Chemical Properties

Physical State: Solid

Boiling Point: N/A

Specific Gravity (H O): Less than 1 2

Solubility in water: Negligible

Vapor Pressure (mm Hg): N/A

Evaporation Rate (Butyl Acetate=1): N/A

Vapor Density (Air=1): N/A

Melting Point: ~ 320°F

Odor: Negligible

Appearance: Plastic sheet, often bonded to fabric, generally in roll form

Section 10 – Stability & Reactivity

Stability: Stable

Incompatibility: None known

Hazardous Decomposition Products: Will not occur

Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur

Section 11 - Toxicological Information

Inhalation: Not likely under normal use

Injection: Not likely under normal use

Ingestion: Not likely under normal use

Skin Contact: Prolonged contact may cause mild irritation to some individuals

Eye Effects: Not toxic, may irritate eyes

Skin Effects: Not toxic, may irritate skin

Target Organs: None

Chronic: No known health effects from long term use or contact

Carcinogenicity: The IARC evaluation is the “Carbon black (airborne, unbound particles of respirable size) is possibly carcinogenic to humans (Group 2B)”

Mutagenicity & Reproductive Effects: Not believed to be mutagenic or a reproductive hazard.

Section 12 – Ecological Information

Not expected to be hazardous to the environment in its present form.

Section 13 – Disposal Considerations

Disposal: Ensure conformity with all applicable disposal regulations. Product does not meet the definition of hazardous waste.

Section 14 – Transport Information

DOT Classification: Not regulated

Proper Shipping Name: Wrapped rolls of composite drainage material. Not regulated.

Section 15 – Regulatory Information

USA TSCA: This product is considered an article and is exempt from TSCA requirements.

Canada Domestic Substances List (DSL): This product is not specified on the DSL or NDSL.


CERCLA/SARA (302) Extremely Hazardous Substances: None listed

SARA (311,312) Hazard Class: None listed

SARA (313) Chemicals: None listed

California Proposition 65: Carbon Black (airborne, unbound particles of respirable size), CAS# 1333-86-4 is listed as a possible carcinogen.


Revised: May, 1 2015


This form complies with OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1200. The information contained herein is believed to be accurate, but is not warranted for accuracy whether originating with this company or not. Recipients are advised to confirm that the information is current, applicable, and suitable to their circumstances.

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