Section 1 - Product Identification
US Fabrics’ Woven Polypropylene Geotextile
US Fabrics’ Nonwoven Polypropylene Geotextile
US Fabrics’ Polypropylene Geogrids
US Fabrics, Inc.
3904 Virginia Avenue
Cincinnati OH 45227 (U.S.A.)
(513) 379-1749 or (859) 760-8948
Section 2 – Hazardous Ingredients
No hazardous components in geotextile fabrics at or above threshold limit values.
Section 3 - Composition
Section 4 – Emergency & First Aid Measures
Eye Contact: Flush with water.
Skin Contact: Treat as thermal burn if contact is made with molten material.
Ingestion: Not Applicable
Inhalation: Not Applicable
Section 5 – Fire Fighting Measures
Flash Point: > 600 degrees (F)
Extinguishing Media: Dry Chemical, CO2, Foam, Water or Halon
Special Fire Fighting Procedure:
Avoid inhalation of vapors.
Use self-contained breathing apparatus when fire fighting in confined areas.
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards:
Treat as a solid that can burn. Generally burns slowly with low smoke density and flaming drips. Burns with high smoke density under certain conditions.
Section 6- Accidental Release Measures
No environmental threat is expected from release.
Section 7 – Handling & Storage
Handling: Practice reasonable care and caution in handling.
Storage: Sore in cool, dry locations away from oxidizing materials.
Waste Disposal: Place in appropriate disposal facility in compliance with local regulations.
Section 8 – Exposure Controls & Personal Protection
Respiratory Protection: Use NIQSH respirators when handling hot/molten product.
Skin Protection: Use gloves when handling molten product.
Work Hygienic Practices: Wash hands and clothes after handling.
Section 9 – Physical & Chemical Properties
Appearance: Polypropylene Woven Fabric, Nonwoven Fabric or Geogrid
Boiling Point: Not Applicable
Evaporation Rate: Not Applicable
Freezing Point: Not Applicable
Melting Point: 120-170 Degrees (C)
Odor: Essentially odorless
Physical State: Solid
Solubility in Water: Not Applicable
Specific Gravity: 0.9-0.905
Vapor Density: Not Applicable
Vapor Pressure: Not Applicable
Section 10 – Stability & Reactivity
Material is stable. Hazardous polymerization will not occur.
Section 11 - Toxicological Information
Primary Routes of Entry:
Skin Contact: Negligible
Ingestion: Not Applicable
Carcinogen: Not a carcinogen
Section 12 – Ecological Information
Not expected to be hazardous to the environment in its present form.
Section 13 – Disposal Considerations
Spent material should be recycled or disposed according to current regulations.
Section 14 – Transport Information
DOT Classification: Non-hazardous
Revised: Jan, 28 2016
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.