Imation Product Environmental Sheet
The information and recommendations set forth are made i
n good faith and are believed to be accurate at the date of preparati o n.
Imation makes no warranty expressed or implied.
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Rev. January 31, 2006
4, 8 mm DDS/DAT Tape Products
1 Imation Way
Oakdale, MN 55128-3414
Product Information USA:
091.382.84.05 productsinformatic@imati on.com
DDS/DAT Tape Products, are considered “art
icles” as defin ed by the OSHA Hazard Commu nication Standard [29CFR
1910.1200]. As such, these products are exe
mpt from the St andard and Material Safety Data Sheet requirements. This
Product Information Sheet is provided
as a resource to our customers.
The following components are found in
Imation DDS/DAT Tape Products:
Material Weight Percent of Product
Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) 10-12
Iron-cobalt alloy magnetic particle <2
Stainless steel <1
Store in a dry area, a way from excessive hea t, moisture, chemical fume s and magnetic fields.
Imation has conducted Toxic Characteristic Leachate Proc edure (T CLP) tests, per the EPA testing protocol for
hazardous waste. T
hese Imation Bran d products are not consid ered regula ted waste and are within Federal
regulatory limits for TCLP.
Check with state and local regulations b efore disposal as they may differ from the Federal classificati on.
DDS/DAT Tape Products may be landfilled if permissibl e, recycled or incinerated.
Product components and packagi ng comply with European RoHS and WEEE la ws.
Product components and packagi ng do not contain or use substance gro ups of level A that are documented in Japan
Green Procurement Survey Standar
Other international disposal or rec ycling requirements may apply.
DDS/DAT Tape Products are not subject to the requ irement s of Department of Transportation (DOT) 49 CFR,
Subchapter C, Hazardous Mat
erials Regulations (HMR), the European ADR/RID Danger ous Goods Regulations, or
the Japan Transportation Ministr
y Dangerous Goods Regula tions.
DDS/DAT Tape Products are not regulated as a Hazard ous Material by the International Civil Aviation Or ganization
(ICAO), the International Air Transport
Association (IAT A) or the Inter national Maritime Danger ous Goods Code
Combustion temperature of ABS plastic: 650-750
The ABS plastic is the primary combustible c omponent, which will oxidize i n a fire to carbon dioxide, carbon
monoxide, and water, with secondar
y combustion products of carbon (ash), acr ylonitrile and hydrogen c yanide. The
coatings will oxidize to similar prod
ucts. (Contains no PVC plastic.)
Extinguishing Media: W ater