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Eye irritant. Avoid contact with eyes. If product gets into eyes, flush thoroughly with plenty of water. Call a physician. Contains abrasives. Keep out of reach of children.
Acute Health Effects:
Inhalation: Not likely to occur.
Eye Contact: May cause moderate irritation, redness, tearing.
Skin Contact: May cause slight irritation. Avoid contact with abraded skin. Not absorbed through skin.
Ingestion: May cause slight irritation.
Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: None given
Chronic Health Effects:
Secondary Alcohol ethoxylate may contain trace amounts of ethylene oxide. Ethylene oxide is considered by OSHA as a potential carcinogen.