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Product Information
Product Name: Ortho Weed-B-Gon Spot Weed Killer for St. Augustine Lawns Ready-To-Use Granules
EPA Registration Code: 539-234-23
Form: granules
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » weed control/turf » Herbicide
Pesticides » weed control/turf » Herbicide
Customer Service: 888-295-0671
Date Entered: 2003-01-01
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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
- Causes eye irritation.
- Harmful if swallowed.
- Avoid contact with eyes, skin, or clothing.
- Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling.
- KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS

EYES: This substance is slightly irritating to the eyes. Eye contact may include discomfort, tearing, redness, swelling, and blurred vision.
SKIN: Since this product is a granular formulation, it is expected to have only slight irritation potential and a low degree of systemic toxicity from the dermal route of exposure.
INGESTION: Possible nausea, vomiting, diarrhea.
INHALATION: Prolonged or excessive inhalation may cause respiratory tract irritation.

MEDICAL CONDITIONS AGGRAVATED: Inhalation of dust may aggravate asthma.
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.

COMMENTS: See product label for specific First Aid Measures.
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: 2002-06-18
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
For a partially full container - Call your local waste disposal service. If local laws permit, put partially full container in trash. Never pour product down any drain.
Carefully follow label instructions for product disposal. Do not reuse c
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Atrazine001912-24-90.6
Inert ingredients (unspecified)999999-00-299.4
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