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Product Information
Product Name: Tarn-X Silver Glaze (2003)
Form: liquid
Product Category: Inside the Home » metal polish » Kitchen
Inside the Home » cleaner » Metal
Customer Service: 0
Date Entered: 2005-01-17
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Jelmar
Address: 5550 W. Touhy Avenue, #200
City: Skokie
State: IL
Zip Code: 60077
Telephone Number: 847-675-8400
Fax Number: 847-675-8780
Toll Free Number: 800-323-5497
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
Related Items: Products by this manufacturer
The following information (Health Effects, Handling/Disposal, and Ingredients) is taken from the product label and/or the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the MSDS. (What is an MSDS?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Do not use Tarn-X in a stainless steel sink.
Do not use Tarn-X on silver knives with stainless steel blades.
Do not use Tarn-X on stainless steel flatware.
Tarn-X should not be left on an item longer than the recommended two minutes.
ALWAYS test a small area before using Tarn-X.
Do not use Tarn-X on poorly plated silver or silver that have scratched or marred surfaces.
Prior to using Tarn-X, use a hot-soap-and water wash to remove any dirt or grime. Rinse with cold water and wipe dry before using Tarn-X.
Immediately after using Tarn-X, rinse the item thoroughly with cold water and hand dry with a soft cloth.
Clean spills immediately. Some laminated surfaces (counter tops) are coated with a synthetic material which may be affected by Tarn-X.
When cleaning more than one item, thoroughly rinse each piece with cold water and towel dry before continuing to the next item.
Make sure the item you are cleaning is in good condition.
Only use Tarn-X on recommended metals (see product information).
Do not mix gold and silver items together when cleaning with Tarn-X.
Always use full strength.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE:
Eyes: May cause slight eye irritation. Corneal injury is unlikely.
Skin: Short exposure is not likely to cause skin irritation. Prolonged exposure may cause slight skin irritation
Inhalation: At room temperatures vapors are minimal due to physical properties. Vapors or mists in unusually high concentrations generated from heating or spraying in poorly ventilated areas or confined spaces may cause irritation of the throat, headache, nausea and drowsiness.
Ingestion: May cause abdominal discomfort, nausea and diarrhea.

Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: None Known
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No information given.
Carcinogenicity: The manufacturer's Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) does not state whether the ingredients are considered carcinogens or potential carcinogens.
First Aid: From MSDS
EMERGENCY FIRST AID PROCEDURES:
Eye Contact: Immediately flush eyes with water for at least 15 minutes holding eyelids apart. Get medical attention if irritation persists.
Skin Contact: Wash skin with plenty of soap and water for several minutes. If irritation develops get medical attention. Wash clothing before reuse.
Inhalation: If irritation, headache, nausea or drowsiness occurs remove to fresh air. Get medical attention if breathing becomes difficult or respiratory irritation persists.
Ingestion: If patient is conscious and can swallow give two glasses of water and do not induce vomiting. If patient is unconscious do not give anything by mouth-contact medical personnel immediately.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 1
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2003-01-01
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Precautions to be taken when handling & storing: Avoid exposure to excessive heat and prevent from freezing.
Disposal: From MSDS
Waste Disposal
Dispose of in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Sodium citrate (Trisodium citrate)000068-04-22.0-4.0
D-Gluconic acid000526-95-41.0-2.0
Water007732-18-565
Polysorbate 80009005-65-62.0-4.0
Kaolin clay (calcined)066402-68-48.0-10.0
Disodium capryloamphodipropionate068815-55-41.0-2.0
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