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Product Information
Product Name: Ortho Mosquito B Gon Area Repellent
EPA Registration Code: 1021-1667-
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Inside the Home » mosquitoes » Insecticide
Landscape/Yard » mosquito » Insecticide
Pesticides » flying insects » Insecticide
Customer Service: 888-295-0671
Date Verified: 2007-12-12
Date Entered: 2003-01-01
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Ortho Group, The
Marketed by Scotts Co.
Address: P.O. Box 190
City: Marysville
State: OH
Zip Code: 43040
Telephone Number: 888-295-0671
Toll Free Number: 888-295-0671
Date Info Verified: 2008-01-09
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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
IMMEDIATE CONCERNS:
CAUTION: Contents under pressure-keep away from heat, sparks, and open flame.
Harmful if absorbed through the skin.
Avoid breathing vapors.
Avoid contact with eyes, skin, or clothing.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS

EYES: This substance can cause temporary irritation, tearing, and blurred vision.
SKIN: This substance may cause burning sensation on more sensitive areas (face, eyes, mouth).
INGESTION: Ingestion can cause stomach irritation resulting in nausea, cramps, and vomiting. Ingestion of large quantities may produce nervous system effects such as fatigue, dizziness, headache, lack of coordination, tremors, and unconsciousness.
INHALATION: Excessive inhalation may cause respiratory tract irritation, nausea, and nervous disorders, such as fatigue, dizziness, headache, incoordination, tremors, and unconsciousness.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No information given.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
Not listed as carcinogen by IARC, NTP and OSHA.
First Aid: From MSDS

EYES: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15 to 20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eyes. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.
SKIN: If on skin or clothing, take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15 to 20 minutes. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.
INGESTION: If swallowed, call a poison control center or doctor immediately for treatment advice. Have person sip glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to by a poison control center or doctor. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
INHALATION: Move person to fresh air. If person is not breathing, call 911 or an ambulance, then give artificial respiration, preferably by mouth-to-mouth, if possible. Call a poison control center or doctor for further treatment advice.

NOTES TO PHYSICIAN: Ingestion of this product or subsequent vomiting can result in aspiration of light hydrocarbon liquid which can cause pneumonitis.

COMMENTS: See product label for specific First Aid Measures.
Health Rating: 4
Flammability Rating: 2
Reactivity Rating: 1
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Verified Date: 2007-12-12
MSDS Date: 2002-04-24
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Take precautions to avoid contact with skin, eyes, and clothing. Avoid breathing vapors or mist. Mechanical ventilation should be used when handling product in enclosed spaces. Respirator protection not normally required when handling product as directed, but is recommended in the absence of proper ventilation.
Store in a cool, dry place away inaccessible to children and pets, away from heat, open flame, or other ignition sources. Do not contaminate feed or foodstuffs with product. Do not store above 130 F.
Disposal: From MSDS
If necessary to dispose of a partially filled product container, secure cap and discard in the trash. Do not incinerate, puncture, or discard in home trash compactor. This container may be recycled in the few but growing number of communities
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Tetramethrin007696-12-00.2
Permethrin052645-53-10.2
Inert ingredients (unspecified)999999-00-299.58
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