Safety Data Sheets

Safety Data Sheet – July 1, 2018


Product Identifier
Product Name: Nexus Green Penetrating and Lubricating Solution
Other Means of Identification: Nexus Green, SKU: NG-1000

CAS #: 325180

Synonyms: SKU: NG-1000, Mixture, Solution
Recommended uses: General and Food Grade Bio-based Penetrating and Lubricating solution.

NSF Registered H1 (Reg # 157052) and is acceptable as a lubricant with incidental food contact (H1) for use in and around food processing areas.

Manufacturer & Supplier:
Safe Harbour Products, Inc
1 Selleck Street, Suite 3F
Norwalk, CT 06855
Phone: (203) 295-8377

Emergency Phone Number:  (203) 803-4463


This material is not hazardous according to regulatory guidelines OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200) as updated to align with the UN Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS), Revision 3, issued in the Federal Register, March 26, 2012.  (see SDS Section 15).

Other hazard information:

None as defined under 29 CFR 1900.1200.

No Significant Hazards

This material has no known hazards when used as directed.

No significant hazards.

NOTE: This material should not be used for any other purpose than the intended use in Section 1 without expert advice. Health studies have shown that chemical exposure may cause potential human health risks which may vary from person to person.


No Hazardous Substance(s) or Complex Substance(s) required for disclosure. As per paragraph 29 CFR 1910.1200(i), formulation is considered a trade secret and specific chemical identity and exact percentage (concentration) of composition may be withheld.

Specific chemical identity and exact percentage composition will be provided to health professionals, employees, or designated representatives in accordance with applicable provisions of paragraph (i) When necessary.

Section 4: FIRST AID

Eye Contact: Flush with water.

Skin Contact: Wash skin with soap and water.

Inhalation: In event of a reaction, call physician.

Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Call physician.

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed:
Symptoms: No information available.

Indication of any immediate attention and specific treatment needed:
Note to Physician: Treat symptomatically


Suitable extinguishing media: Use dry chemical, C02, water spray or alcohol foam. Unsuitable extinguishing media: Do not use a solid water stream as it may scatter and spread fire.

Fire Fighting Instructions: Evacuate area. Prevent runoff from fire control or dilution from entering streams, sewers, or drinking water supply. Use water spray to cool fire exposed surfaces and to protect personnel.

Hazardous Combustion Products: Incomplete combustion products, Smoke, Fume, Oxides of carbon.

Specific hazards arising from the chemical: In the event of fire, cool tanks and protect personnel with water spray.
Flash Point: (ASTM D92) 187°C / 369°F
Fire Point: (ASTM D92) 283°C / 541°F

Explosion data:
Sensitivity to Mechanical Impact: None
Sensitivity to Static Discharge: None

Special protective equipment for firefighters:
Firefighters should use standard protective equipment and in enclosed spaces, self-contained breathing apparatus.


Personal Precautions, protective equipment and emergency measures
Personal Precautions:   Use personal protective equipment as necessary.

Environmental Precautions:
Prevent product from entering water table. Do not contaminate surface water. Check on local, national and international regulatory information to determine any reporting requirements for spills.

Methods and materials for containment and clean up

Methods for containment: Prevent further leakage or spillage if safe to do so, confine spill immediately.

Methods for cleaning up: Absorb spill with inert material (e.g. dry sand or earth), or skimming surface with suitable absorbent, then transfer non-combustible material in approved containers.

Dawn dish soap or similar may be used for cleanup.


Precautions for Safe Use:
Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Keep containers closed when not in use. Wash thoroughly after handling with soap and water. No special storage precautions required.

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities

Keep containers tightly closed and store within recommended usable temperature range

(-24°C to 58°C). Empty containers may retain product. Follow all SDS / Label warnings after container is emptied. No special storage precautions necessary.


Individual protection measures such as personal protective equipment
Respiratory protection: No Personal Respiratory equipment required.
Hand Protection: Nitrile rubber gloves may be used
Eye Protection: Safety glasses may be worn
Skin & Body Protection: Impervious clothing may be used
General Hygiene Considerations: Wash with soap & water after contact

Typical information on Basic physical and Chemical Properties

Specific Gravity (20°C): 0.8908
Flash Point (ASTM D92): 187°C / 369°F
Fire Point (ASTM D92) : 283°C / 541°F
Kinematic viscosity (20°C): 121.8 cST
Pour Point: -24°C
Explosive properties: Material does not have explosive properties
Oxidizing properties: Not Determined
Volatile Organic Compound (VOC): None
Physical State: Liquid

Typical information on Basic physical and Chemical Properties (cont.)

Appearance: Oily
Odor: N/A
Color: Pale yellowish
Odor threshold: Not Determined
Melting: point/freezing point: Not Determined

Chemical Stability
Boiling point /boiling range: Not Determined
Flammability (solid, gas): Not Determined
Flammability Limit in Air: Not Determined
Percent Volatile: N/A
Boiling Point: Not Determined
Vapor Density (Air = I): Not Determined
Vapor pressure: Not Determined
Solubility in Water: Insoluble
Upper flammability limit: Not Determined
Lower flammability limit: Not Determined
Partition coefficient: Not Determined
Autoignition temperature: Not Determined
Decomposition temperature: Not Determined

Other Information
The above data are typical values and do not constitute a specification.

Section 10: Stability and Reactivity:

Reactivity: Not Applicable
Chemical Stability: Stable under normal conditions
Possibility of Hazardous Reactions:  None under normal circumstances
Hazardous Polymerizations: Hazardous polymerization does not occur
Conditions to avoid: No special storage conditions required
Hazardous Decomposition: None under normal processing
Incompatible Materials: Oxidizing agents


Eye Contact: Product does not present an acute toxicity hazard based on known or supplied information. Contact with eyes may cause irritation. May cause mild, short-lasting discomfort to eyes based on assessment of the components

Skin Contact: Acute Toxicity: Minimally Toxic, based on assessment of the components. Substance does not generally irritate and is only mildly irritating to the skin with prolonged exposure.

Inhalation Acute Toxicity: Minimally Toxic, based on assessment of the components.

Irritation: Negligible hazard at ambient/normal handling temperatures.

Ingestion: Acute Toxicity: Minimally Toxic, based on assessment of the components and structurally similar materials

Aspiration: Not expected to be an aspiration hazard, based on physical and chemical properties of the material.

Respiratory Sensitivity: Not expected to be a respiratory sensitizer, based on assessment of the components and structurally similar materials

Carcinogenicity: Not expected to cause cancer, based on assessment of components and

Structurally similar materials. This product does not contain any carcinogens or potential carcinogens as listed OSHA, IARC or CA Prop 65.

Reproductive Toxicity: Not expected to be a reproductive toxicant, based on assessment of the components.

Lactation: Not expected to cause harm to breastfed children.

Specific Target Organ Toxicity (STOT): Single Exposure: Not expected to cause organ damage from a single exposure.

Repeated Exposure: Not expected to cause organ damage from prolonged or repeated exposure.

Other Information
Product Information: Product does not present an acute toxicity hazard based on known or supplied information. Not expected to cause significant health effects under conditions of normal use, based on laboratory studies with the same or similar materials. Not mutagenic or genotoxic.


Aquatic/Ecotoxicity: Based on previous studies, (OECD 201,202, and 203) LC50/EC50 >3,000 ppm (3000 mg/L).
Ecotoxicity: No known hazards to the aquatic environment
Biodegradation: Not yet Established
Bioaccumulation: No Potential to Bioconcentrate
Soil Mobility: Not Established
Persistence and degradability: Not yet Established
Water Mobility: The product is insoluble and floats on water.


Waste Treatment Methods

Disposal of Waste: Disposal should be in accordance with applicable regional, national and local laws and regulations.

Contaminated Packaging:  Do not reuse packaging


United States

Air: IATA Not Regulated
Land (DOT/TDG): Not Regulated
Packaging Group: Not Regulated
Transportation Hazard Class: Not Regulated
UN Number: ADRIRID- Not Regulated
UN Shipping Name: ADRIRID- Not Regulated
ICAO: Not Regulated


International Inventories

TSCA: Listed in TSCA
TSCA: United States Toxic Substances Control Act Section 8{b) Inventory

All ingredients in this product are listed or exempt from listing on the TSCA Chemical inventory.

Global Chemical Inventories:

USA: All components of this material are on the US TSCA Inventory or are exempt.
EU: All components are in compliance with the EC Directive 92 1321EEC (As amended April 1992).
Japan: All components are in compliance with the Chemical Substances Control Law of Japan.
Australia: All components are in compliance with chemical notification requirements in Australia.
Canada: All components are in compliance with the Canadian Environmental Protection Act and are Canadian DSLINDSL.
Switzerland: All components are in compliance with the Environmentally Hazardous Substances Ordinance in Switzerland.
Korea: All components are in compliance in Korea.
Philippines: All components are in compliance with the Philippines Toxic Substances and Hazardous and
Proposition 65:  This product contains no chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm.

Federal Regulations
SARA 313
Section 313 of Title III of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 (SARA). This product does not contain any chemicals which are subject to the reporting requirements of the Act and Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 372.

Federal Regulations (cont.)
SARA 311/312 Hazard Categories

Acute Health Hazard: No
Chronic Health Hazard: No
Fire Hazard: No
Sudden release of pressure hazard: No
Reactive Hazard: No

CWA (Clean Water Act)

This product does not contain any substances regulated as pollutants pursuant to the Clean Water Act (40 CFR 122.21 and 40 CFR 122.42).

This material, as supplied, does not contain any substances regulated as hazardous substances under the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) (40 CFR 302) or the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA) (40 CFR 355). There may be specific reporting requirements at the local, regional, or state level pertaining to releases of this material.

State Regulations

California Proposition 65: This product does not contain any Proposition 65 chemicals.

U.S. State Right-to-Know Regulations

This product does not contain any known chemical substance on the SARA Extremely Hazardous Substances list.

U.S. EPA Label Information

EPA Pesticide Registration Number Not applicable


Read and follow all label directions and precautions before using the product.

Health: 0
Flammability: 0
Instability 0

HMIS health rating:
Health: 0
Flammability: 0
Physical hazards 0
Personal protection A

Guide to Abbreviations:
ACGIH = American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists;
CARB = California Air Resource Board,
CASRN = Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Number;
CEILING = Ceiling Limit (15 minutes);
CERCLA = The Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act;
EPA = Environmental Protection Agency;
GHS = Globally Harmonized System;
IARC = International Agency for Research on Cancer;
Guide to Abbreviations (cont.)
INSHT = National Institute for Health and Safety at Work;
IOPC = International Oil Pollution Compensation;
LEL = Lower Explosive Limit;
NE = Not Established;
NFPA = National Fire Protection Association;
NTP = National Toxicology Program;
OSHA = Occupational Safety and Health Administration;
PEL = Permissible Exposure Limit (OSHA);
SARA = Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act;
STEL = Short Term Exposure Limit (15 minutes);
TLV = Threshold Limit Value (ACGIH);
TWA = Time Weighted Average (8 hours);
UEL= Upper Explosive Limit;
WHMIS = Worker Hazardous Materials Information System (Canada)

The information presented herein has been compiled from sources considered to be dependable and is accurate to the best of Safe Harbour Products, Inc. knowledge; however, Safe Harbour Products, Inc. makes no warranty whatsoever, expressed or implied, of MERCHANTABILITY OF FITNESS FOR THE PARTICULAR PURPOSE, regarding the accuracy of such data or the results to be obtained from the use thereof.

SafeHarbourProducts, Inc. assumes no responsibility for injury to recipient or to third persons or for any damage to any property and recipient assumes all such risks.