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Product Information
Product Name: Gumout 2 Part Professional Fuel System Cleaner, Step 1
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » cleaner, fuel inj/carb » Fuel System & Air Intake
Customer Service: 800-468-8397
Date Entered: 2001-08-13
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: ITW Global Brands
Address: 6925 Portwest Drive
City: Houston
State: TX
Zip Code: 77024
Telephone Number: 855-888-1990
Fax Number: 855-888-1991
Toll Free Number: 855-888-1990
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?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Danger: Contains petroleum solvents. Flammable liquid and vapor. Can be harmful or fatal if swallowed or inhaled in very high concentrations. Can cause nervous system disorders. Ingestion can cause gastrointestinal distress. Vapors can cause respiratory tract and eye irritation. Very high concentrations can cause cardiopulmonary damage. Repeated skin contact can cause skin disorders. Keep away from heat and flames. Keep container closed. Avoid breathing vapors. Use only in well ventilated areas. Avoid excessive and prolonged skin contact. Wash thoroughly after handling. If ingested, do not induce vomiting; seek immediate medical attention. If inhaled, remove to fresh air; if not breathing give artificial respiration. On skin, flush with plenty of water.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Emergency and Hazards Overview
DANGER: Contains Petroleum Solvents. Flammable liquid and vapor. Can be harmful or fatal if swallowed or inhaled in very high concentrations. Can cause nervous system disorders. Ingestion can cause gastrointestinal distress. Vapors can cause respiratory tract & eye irritation. Very high concentrations can cause cardiopulmonary damage.
ATTENTION: Repeated skin contact can cause skin disorders.

Primary Route of Exposure: Skin
Health Effect Information
EYE CONTACT: Avoid eye contact. This product may be slightly irritating to the eyes upon direct contact. Based on testing of similar products and/or components. Exposure to high concentrations of vapors may be irritating to the eyes.
SKIN CONTACT: Avoid skin contact. This product may cause slight skin irritation upon direct contact. Based on testing of similar products and/or components. Prolonged or repeated contact may result in contact dermatitis which is characterized by dryness, chapping, and reddening. Pre-existing skin
conditions may make the skin more susceptible and facilitate uptake by this route. May be absorbed through skin.
INHALATION: Avoid prolonged inhalation of vapors. This product may be considered a low health hazard unless inhaled in very high concentrations. Acute and chronic exposure to vapors may be irritating to the respiratory tract. Severe intoxication may lead to drowsiness, dullness, numbness, and
headache followed by dizziness, weakness, and nausea. Exposure to even higher concentrations may lead to loss of consciousness and convulsions followed by death. At extremely high concentrations where oxygen displacement is a factor, asphyxiation may occur.
INGESTION: Do not ingest. Ingestion of small quantities is usually nonfatal unless aspiration occurs. Aspiration may lead to chemical pneumonitis which is characterized by pulmonary edema and hemorrhage and may be fatal. Signs of lung involvement include increased respiratory rate, increased heart rate, and a bluish discoloration of the skin. Coughing, choking, and gagging are
often noted at the time of aspiration. Gastrointestinal discomfort may develop, followed by vomiting with a further risk of aspiration. Severe oral intoxication will lead to intense burning of the throat and may result in drowsiness, dullness, numbness, and headache followed by dizziness, weakness, and nausea. Loss of consciousness and convulsions followed by death may result.

Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: This condition may make the skin more susceptible to other irritants, sensitizers, and disease.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
CHRONIC
Prolonged or repeated skin contact may result in contact dermatitis which is characterized by dryness, chapping, and reddening. Pre-existing skin
conditions may make the skin more susceptible and facilitate uptake by this route. May be absorbed through skin.
Chronic exposure to vapors may be irritating to the respiratory tract.

California Proposition 65 Warning: This product contains a chemical known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. (TOLUENE)
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
No information available.
First Aid: From MSDS
Eye Contact: Immediately flush eyes with large amounts of water and continue flushing until irritation subsides. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.
Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash contaminated area thoroughly with soap and water. Use a hand or skin lotion to prevent dryness. If redness or irritation occurs, seek medical attention.
Inhalation: If victim exhibits signs of vapor intoxication remove to fresh air. If breathing has stopped or is irregular, administer artificial respiration and supply oxygen if it is available. If victim is unconscious, remove to fresh air and seek immediate medical attention.
Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting due to aspiration hazard. If vomiting occurs lower head below knees to avoid aspiration. Seek immediate medical attention.
Notes to Physician: No information available.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 3
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: 2002-09-06
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Handling: All ignition sources in the area should be controlled. Metal containers should be bonded and grounded prior to transferring liquid. Fire extinguishers should be kept readily available. See NFPA 30 and OSHA 1910.106--Flammable and Combustible Liquids.
Storage: Do not transfer to unmarked containers. Store in a cool, well ventilated area in closed containers away from heat, sparks, open flame or oxidizing materials.
Empty Container Warnings
Drums: No information available
Plastic: No information available.

Personal Hygiene: Consumption of food and beverage should be avoided in work areas where hydrocarbons are present. Always wash hands and face with soap and water before eating, drinking, or smoking.
Disposal: From MSDS
Waste material may be landfilled or incinerated at an approved facility.
Materials should be recycled if possible.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Detergent/dispersant additive000000-02-41.0-10.0
Methyl ethyl ketone000078-93-310.0-20.0
Toluene000108-88-330-40
N-Methylpyrrolidone000872-50-430-40
Water007732-18-5<5
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