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Product Information
Product Name: Ortho Home Defense Flying & Crawling Insects-02/04/2002
EPA Registration Code: 239-2512E
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Inside the Home » flying insects » Insecticide
Pesticides » indoor pests » Insecticide
Pesticides » flying insects » Insecticide
Customer Service: 0
Date Entered: 2005-01-14
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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Warnings: STORAGE: Store in a secure, preferably locked storage area away from heat and open flame. DISPOSAL- PRODUCT: unused product may be disposed of by securely wrapping original container in several layers of newspaper and discarding in trash. CONTAINER: This container may be recyclable in a few but growing number of communities where aerosol can recycling is available. Before offering for recycling, empty the can by using this product according to the label. DO NOT PUNCTURE OR INCINERATE. IF recycling is not available, wrap the container and discard into trash. PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS. HAZARDS TO HUMANS AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS. CAUTION: Harmful if swallowed or absorbed through skin. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Avoid contact with eyes, skin or clothing. Harmful if inhaled. Avoid breathing vapor or spray mist. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Remove pets, birds and cover fish aquariums before spraying. FIRST AID: IF swallowed: Do not induce vomiting. Call a physician. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Avoid alcohol. If in eyes: flush with plenty of water. See a doctor if irritation persists. If on skin: Wash with plenty of soap and water. Get medical attention if irritation persists. If inhaled: Remove victim to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration, preferably mouth-to-mouth. Get medical attention. NOTE TO PHYSICIAN: Emergency Information 800-454-2333. This product contains light hydrocarbon fluid and an aspiration hazard may exist. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL HAZARDS: Contents under pressure. Do not use or store near heat or open flame. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Exposure to temperatures above 130 deg F may cause bursting. Do not apply this product in or on electric equipment due to the possibility of shock hazards. NOTICE: Buyer assumes all responsibility for safe use no in accordance with directions. Bar Code 0-71549-01127-7
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
EMERGENCY OVERVIEW

PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: White, creamy smooth liquid in aerosol container

IMMEDIATE CONCERNS: - HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED
- HARMFUL IF ABSORBED THROUGH THE SKIN
- AVOID CONTACT WITH EYES, SKIN OR CLOTHING
- AVOID BREATHING VAPOR OR SPRAY MIST
- EXTREMELY FLAMMABLE
- 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: This substance is not expected to cause prolonged or significant skin irritation. If absorbed through the skin, this substance is considered practically non-toxic to internal organs.
INGESTION: If swallowed, this substance is considered practically non-toxic to internal organs. Because of the low viscosity of this substance, it can directly enter the lungs if it is swallowed (this is called aspiration). This can occur during the act of swallowing or when vomiting the substance. Once in the lungs, the substance is very difficult to remove and can cause severe injury to the lungs and death.
INHALATION: If inhaled, this substance is considered practically non-toxic to internal organs. Breathing the vapor may be irritating to the respiratory tract.

PHYSICAL HAZARDS: Contents under pressure.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
IARC: No; NTP: No; OSHA: No
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: This material contains light hydrocarbon liquid and an aspiration hazard may exist.
Health Rating: 4
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: 2002-02-04
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
READ AND OBSERVE ALL PRECAUTIONS ON PRODUCT LABEL. Store in accordance with NFPA 30B for a Level I aerosol. DO NOT USE OR STORE near flame, sparks or hot surfaces. USE ONLY IN WELL VENTILATED AREA. CONTAINER UNDER PRESSURE. Exposure to heat or prolonged exposure to sun may cause container to burst. Do not puncture, incinerate or store above 130
Disposal: From MSDS
If necessary to dispose of partially filled product container, securely wrap it in several layers of newspaper and discard in trash. This container may be recycled in the few but growing number of communities where (steel) aerosol can recycling is available. Before offering for recycling, empty the can by using the product according to the label. (DO NOT PUNCTURE) If recycling is not available, wrap the container and discard in the trash.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Bioallethrin000584-79-20.3
Sumithrin026002-80-20.2
Inert ingredients (unspecified)999999-00-2~99.49
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