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Caution: possible eye irritant. Avoid contact with eyes. In case of eye contact, flush with water. Call physician. Keep out of reach of children.
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS:Inhalation: Prolonged or intentional exposure to high concentrations may cause respiratory tract irritation. Eye Contact: May cause eye irritation. Skin Contact: May cause skin irritation. Ingestion: May be harmful if swallowed. Can cause intestinal distress.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:None Listed. Conditions aggravated by overexposure: Dermatitis.
IARC has concluded there is sufficient evidence for the carcinogenicity of Diethanolamine to experimental animals and limited evidence with respect to humans.