Skip Navigation

Household Products Database banner

Quick search


Advanced Search triangular bullet

Browse by category
Auto Products
Inside the Home
Pesticides
Landscape/Yard
Personal Care
Home Maintenance
Arts & Crafts
Pet Care
Home Office
Commercial / Institutional

Browse A to Z
Products Names
Types of Products
Manufacturers
Ingredients

Support pages
About the Database
FAQ
Product Recalls
Help
Glossary
Contact Us
More Resources

 

 

Home Products Manufacturers Ingredients Health Effects
Product Information
Product Name: Monsanto Bullet Herbicide (agricultural)
EPA Registration Code: 524-418
Form: liquid
Product Category: Pesticides » grass, weed control/corn » Herbicide
Customer Service: 180-033-2311
Date Entered: 2004-01-16
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
Enter text or highlight term...
Warnings: Warning:
Keep out of reach of children.
CAUTION!
HARMFUL IF INHALED.
MAY CAUSE ALLERGIC SKIN REACTION.
Avoid breathing vapor or spray mist.
Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing.
Seek medical attention if breathing difficulty develops.
FIRST AID: IF INHALED, remove individual to fresh air. Get medical
attention if breathing difficulty develops.
IF ON SKIN, immediately flush with plenty of water while removing
contaminated clothing. Sensitized persons should avoid further contact
and reuse of contaminated clothing. Get medical attention.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS

Emergency Overview:
Appearance & Odor: Tan-brown solid in liquid suspension
Warning Statements:

Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Refer to Acute Health Effects
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
Atrazine is classified as ***possibly carcinogenic to humans*** by the International
Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC Monographs, Vol. 53). The IARC listing is based, in part, on their determination that
there is insufficient evidence the carcinogenicity of atrazine in humans and only limited evidence for the carcinogenicity of
atrazine in experimental animals.
First Aid: From MSDS
If on Skin: Immediately flush with plenty of water while removing contaminated clothing. Sensitized persons should avoid further contact and reuse of contaminated clothing. Get medical attention.
If Inhaled: Remove individual to fresh air. Get medical attention if breathing difficulty develops.
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: 2001-01-01
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS

Disposal: From MSDS
DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Wastes resulting from use of this product that cannot be used or chemically reprocessed should be disposed of in a landfill approved for pesticide disposal or in accordance with applicable Federal, State or local procedures.

Emptied container retains vapor and product residue. Observe all labeled safeguards until container is cleaned, reconditioned or destroyed.
Plastic Jugs: Do not reuse container. Triple rinse container. Then puncture and dispose of in a sanitary landfill, or by incineration, or if allowed by State and local authorities, by burning. If burned, stay out of smoke.

Bulk: Triple rinse emptied bulk container. Then offer for recycling or reconditioning or dispose of in a MONSANTO MATERIAL SAFETY DATA Bullet® herbicide manner approved by State and local authorities.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Atrazine001912-24-915.3
Sodium nitrate007631-99-45.0-10.0
Alachlor015972-60-825.4
HHS.GOV Household Products Database Home Page National Institutes of Health National Library of Medicine Specialized Information Services National Library of Medicine