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Product Information
Product Name: Monsanto Amplify Herbicide (agricultural)
EPA Registration Code: 62719-275-5
Form: granules
Product Category: Pesticides » grass, weed control/soybeans » Herbicide
Customer Service: 180-033-2311
Date Entered: 2004-01-15
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Monsanto Company
Roundup is marketed by Scotts Co.
Address: P.O. Box 5008
City: San Ramon
State: CA
Zip Code: 94583
Telephone Number: 937-644-0011
Toll Free Number: 800-225-2883
Date Info Verified: 2007-02-07
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: Warning:
Keep out of reach of children.

Precautionary Statements
Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals
Causes Eye Irritation
Harmful if Absorbed through skin
Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS

POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS: THIS SECTION INCLUDES POSSIBLE ADVERSE EFFECTS WHICH COULD OCCUR IF THIS MATERIAL IS NOT HANDLED IN THE RECOMMENDED MANNER.

EYES: MAY CAUSE SLIGHT TRANSIENT (TEMPORARY) EYE IRRITATION. CORNEAL INJURY IS UNLIKELY.
SKIN: PROLONGED CONTACT IS ESSENTIALLY NON-IRRITATING TO SKIN. A SINGLE PROLONGED EXPOSURE IS NOT LIKELY TO RESULT IN THE MATERIAL BEING ABSORBED THROUGH SKIN IN HARMFUL AMOUNTS. THE LD50 FOR SKIN ABSORPTION IN RABBITS ISI >2000 MG/KG. DID NOT CAUSE ALLERGIC SKIN REACTION WHEN TESTED IN GUINEA PIGS.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
NONE, IF THIS MATERIAL IS HANDLED IN THE RECOMMENDED MANNER.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
California Proposition 65: The following statement is made in order to comply with the California Safe Drinking Water and Toxic enforcement Act of 1986: This product contains a chemical(s) know to the State of California to cause cancer.
First Aid: From MSDS
Eye: Flush eyes with plenty of water.
Skin: Wash off in flowing water or shower.
Ingestion: No adverse effects anticipated by this route of exposure incidental to proper industrial handling.
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air if effects occur. Consult a physician.

Note to Physician: No specific antidote. Supportive care. Treatment based on judgment of the physician in response to reactions of the patient.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2000-12-06
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Precautions to be taken in handling and storage: Avoid eye and skin contact. Do not take internally. Wash thoroughly after handling and before eating or smoking. Store in original container in a dry area.

From label:
Handling Precautions for water soluble packets: Do not remove water soluble packet from overpack except for immediate use. Do not allow water soluble packet to come into contact with water prior to use. Do not handle water soluble packet with wet hands or wet gloves. Carefully reseal overpack containing unopened water soluble packets and protect from moisture.
Disposal: From Label
Wastes resulting from the use of this product may be disposed of on site according to label use direction or at an approved waste disposal facility.

Container Disposal: When all packets are used, dispose of empty package in a sanitary landfill or by incineration or, if allowed by State and Local authorities, by burning. If burned, stay out of smoke.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Methylene chloride000075-09-2<16
Starch009005-25-8<16
Cloransulam-methyl147150-35-484
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