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Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS:Potential Health Hazards Ingestion: Ingestion of used or unused sheet by a young child or household pet may lead to impaction of the gastrointestinal tract. A physician or veterinarian should be consulted.Eye Contact: Eye contact possible.Skin Contact: Skin contact possible.Inhalation: N/ASigns and Symptoms of Exposure:Ingestion: Oral ingestion may result in mild gastrointestinal irritation with nausea, vomiting or diarrhea.Eye Contact: Prolonged instillation into the eye may result in transient superficial effects similar to those produced by mild toilet soap.Skin Contact: Prolonged skin contact may result in transient superficial effects similar to those produced by mild toilet soap.Inhalation: N/AMedical Conditions Generally Known to be Aggravated by Exposure: Not known
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:No chronic health effects reported.
Carcinogenicity: NTP: No IARC: No OSHA: NoThis product is not subject to warning labeling under California Proposition 65.
Ingestion: Consult physician if ingestion of sheet is suspected to ensure the sheet passes through.Eye Contact: Flush eyes with water.Skin Contact: N/AInhalation: N/ANote to Physician: Treat symptomatically
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
Precautions To Be Taken in Handling: No special precautions for casual exposure.Precautions To B e Taken in Storage: None required.
DISPOSAL SHOULD BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH FEDERAL, STATE/PROVINCIAL AND LOCAL REGULATIONSNon-Household Setting: Products covered by this MSDS, in their original form, when disposed as waste, are considered non hazardous waste according to Federal RCRA regulat