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Product Information
Product Name: Gain with Bleach Laundry Detergent Powder-09/01/2004
Form: powder
Product Category: Inside the Home » detergent/soap » Laundry
Inside the Home » laundry » Cleaner
Inside the Home » laundry » Detergent
Customer Service: 800-888-4246
Date Entered: 2007-01-17
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Procter & Gamble Co.
Address: P.O. Box 599
City: Cincinnati
State: OH
Zip Code: 45201
Telephone Number: 513-983-1100
Fax Number: 513-562-4500
Toll Free Number: 800-543-7270
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: CAUTION: EYE IRRITANT. MAY BE HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED. In case of eye contact, flush with water. If swallowed, give a glassful of water or milk. Call a physician. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. MAY IRRITATE EYES. Do not get in eyes. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. MAY BE HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Ingestion: May cause transient gastrointestinal irritation.
Eye Contact: Contact may cause mild, transient irritation.
Skin: None.
Inhalation: Heavy exposure to dust may cause transient respiratory tract irritation. Prolonged heavy exposure to dust may cause respiratory sensitization.

Signs and Symptoms of Exposure:
Ingestion: Possible mild gastrointestinal irritation with nausea, vomiting, and/or diarrhea.
Eye Contact: Eye contact with the product or its aqueous solution may produce transient superficial irritation.
Skin: None. Inhalation: Heavy exposure to dust may cause transient respiratory tract irritation.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Same as acute hazards.
Carcinogenicity: The manufacturer's Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) does not state whether the ingredients are considered carcinogens or potential carcinogens.
First Aid: From MSDS
Ingestion: Give milk or water.
Eye Contact: Flush eyes with water for 15 minutes.
Skin: Rinse exposed area with water.
Inhalation: Leave dusty area. In rare cases a respiratory reaction can occur which may include tightness of chest and difficulty breathing. If this occurs, seek medical attention immediately.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 0
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: 2004-09-01
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Precautions To Be Taken in Handling and Storing: Avoid skin contact and breathing product dust. Store in a cool, dry place. Keep product dry to maintain free-flowing granules.
Disposal: From MSDS
DISPOSAL IS TO BE PERFORMED IN COMPLIANCE WITH ALL FEDERAL, STATE/PROVINCIAL AND LOCAL REGULATIONS. Dry product from consumer may be landfilled. Industrial dry product may be landfilled if permitted by local regulations or may be incinerated if landfill disposal is not allowed. Consumer may discard empty container in trash, or recycle where facilities exist. Industrial producer may discard empty, individual containers in trash. Multiple empty and/or damaged containers should be compacted and landfilled, in accordance with all applicable regulations, or incinerated. Consumer produced household solutions may be disposed of to sewer. Industrial waste water containing product may be sewered if in compliance with all federal, and state/provincial regulations and local ordinances.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Enzyme(s) (unspecified)000000-00-3
Surfactant(s) (unspecified)000000-00-4
Sodium carbonate000497-19-830-60
Subtilisin (proteolytic enzyme)009014-01-1<0.1
Alkyl (C10-C16) benzenesulfonic acid, sodium salt068081-81-23.0-7.0
Sulfuric acid, mono-C14-18-alkyl esters, sodium salts068081-98-15.0-10.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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