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Product Information
Product Name: Gumout Tune Up Spray
Form: pump spray
Product Category: Auto Products » cleaner, spray » Fuel System & Air Intake
Customer Service: 800-468-8397
Date Entered: 1996-09-03
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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: 855-888-1991
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
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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: Do not spray near heat, spark or open flame. Exposure may cause bursting. Do not puncture, incinerate or store above 120 deg F. Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight. Contains petroleum solvents. Prolonged and repeated skin contact may cause skin disorders. Keep away from heat and flames. Avoid breathing mists and vapors. Use only in well ventilated areas. Wash thoroughly after handling. If swallowed, do not induce vomiting. Call physician immediately. If eyes contacted, flush with water for 15 minutes and contact physician. Keep out of reach of children. For health emergencies call 713-236-6070. (Plastic bottle container)
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
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. May cause central nervous system depression followed by excitation. 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.
EYE CONTACT: Avoid eye contact. This product can cause corneal burns, twitching and redness. These effects are transient, and complete recovery follows.
SKIN CONTACT: Avoid skin contact. This product may cause skin irritation upon direct contact. Prolonged or repeated contact may result in contact dermatitis which is characterized by dryness, chapping, and reddening. This condition may make the skin more susceptible to other irritants, sensitizers, and disease. Pre-existing skin conditions may make the skin more susceptible and facilitate uptake by this route. May be absorbed through skin.
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 Generally Aggravated by Exposure: Pre-existing skin conditions may make the skin more susceptible and facilitate uptake by this route.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
This product contains xylene and acetone. Laboratory animals repeatedly exposed to high doses of xylene have exhibited symptoms related to liver, kidneys, lungs, spleen, heart, blood and adrenals. The International Agency for Research on Cancer has concluded xylene and acetone are Group 3 substances, ***Not classifiable as to their carcinogenicity to humans.***
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
This product is not carcinogenic, teratogenic, mutagenic, a reproductive toxin or an allergic sensitizer according to the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 4
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: 1996-09-05
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
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. This product is classified as combustible under DOT regulations. Caution! Do not puncture or incinerate.
Disposal: From MSDS
All disposals must comply with federal, state, and local regulations. 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
MSDS: Proprietary or trade secret ingredient(s)000000-00-8<1
Acetone000067-64-11.0-10.0
Propane000074-98-610.0-20.0
Xylene (mixed isomers)001330-20-770-80
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