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Product Information
Product Name: Ortho Moss B Gon Granules for Lawns 0-0-16
EPA Registration Code: 538-223-239
Form: granules
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » moss control » Lawn Care
Pesticides » moss control/turf » Herbicide
Customer Service: 888-295-0671
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: - HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED
- AVOID CONTACT WITH EYES, SKIN OR CLOTHING
- AVOID BREATHING DUST
- KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS

EYES: May cause eye irritation.
SKIN: May cause skin irritation.
INGESTION: Possible nausea, vomiting, diarrhea.
INHALATION: Prolonged or excessive inhalation may cause respiratory tract irritation.

MEDICAL CONDITIONS AGGRAVATED: Inhalation of dust may aggravate asthma.

ROUTES OF ENTRY: Ingestion and inhalation
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.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 1
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2001-05-18
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Wash hands with soap and water after handling product. Avoid container breakage. Avoid inhalation or contact with skin, eyes, or clothing. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment wash waters. Keep out of lakes, streams, or ponds. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. Store in cool, dry area in closed original container or package. Keep away from food or foodstuffs.
Disposal: From MSDS
Partially filled container may be disposed of by securely wrapping original container in several layers of newspaper and discarding in trash
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Iron(II) sulfate, monohydrate017375-41-617.5
Inert ingredients (unspecified)999999-00-282.5
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