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Re: [BKARTS] Chemistry and the dangers of materials

One can always get the MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet) for a
chemical or product. My favorite from this collection is the Seton Library:
Search on Polyethylene terephthalate polymer  (which is what Tyvek is made
of) at Seton and the Johns Manville entry tells you about the toxicity etc
of the chemical/product
Or you can go right to Dupont and look up the MSDS: (search on Tyvek)
This MSDS is even more informative as it is precisely about Tyvek, the
TL Herbert
Teri Lynn Herbert, MS, MLIS
Medical University of South Carolina Library
Public Services and Administration
Reference Dept.

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> From: Sharon Wildwind <cml@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Reply-To: Book_Arts-L <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Mon, 11 May 2009 09:33:48 -0400
> To: <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Subject: [BKARTS] Chemistry and the dangers of materials
> I frequently have questions about chemistry, vapors, fumes, etc. that
> I would love to ask someone.
> Sharon Wildwind

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