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Eye Irritant. In case of eye contact remove any contact lenses, flush eyes with water for 15 minutes. Keep out of reach of children. MSDS: EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES SKIN CONTACT: Wash with soap and water. Seek medical attention. EYE CONTACT: Remove contact lenses and flush eyes with water for 15 minutes. Call Physician immediately. INGESTION: Rinse mouth with water and; then drink 1 glass water. Call Physician immediately.
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS:Eye Contact: Avoid eye contact. This product is highly alkaline and may be corrosive to the eyes upon direct contact. This product has not been tested for acute eye hazards. Skin Contact: Avoid skin contact. This product is highly alkaline and may be corrosive to the skin upon direct contact. This product has not been tested for acute dermal effects. Inhalation: Avoid inhalation of mists or vapors. Exposure to mist/vapors may be irritating to respiratory tract. This product has not been tested for inhalation effects. Ingestion: Do not ingest. Ingestion may cause gastrointestinal distress. Ingestion of large quantities may be harmful. Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: None expected.
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
CAUTION! CORROSIVE. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Store in closed containers. Do not transfer to unmarked containers. Do not store in aluminum, magnesium or glass containers; they will etch or corrode. Empty container may retain product residues. Do not reuse this container.
Dispose of residual products and empty containers responsibly. This product is not suitable for disposal by landfill, municipal sewers, drains, or natural streams or rivers.