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Product Information
Product Name: Snap Power Steering Fluid-discontinued
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » power steering fluid » Power Steering
Customer Service: 800-844-1080
Date Entered: 2003-01-01
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Sopus Products
Div., Shell Oil Companyincludes Pennzoil-Quaker State
Address: PO Box 2463
City: Houston
State: TX
Zip Code: 77252
Telephone Number: 713-241-6161
Toll Free Number: 800-237-8645
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
Related Items: Products by this manufacturer
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:
CAUTION: Contains Petroleum Lubricant. Repeated skin contact can cause skin disorders. Avoid excessive and; prolonged skin contact. Wash thoroughly after handling. Avoid generation and inhalation of oil mists. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS Eye Contact: This product is practically non-irritating to the eyes upon direct contact. Based on testing of similar products and/or components. 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 skin contact may result in dryness, chapping, and reddening. Inhalation: This product has a low vapor pressure and is not expected to present an inhalation hazard at ambient conditions. Caution should be taken to prevent aerosolization or misting of this product. On rare occasions, prolonged and repeated exposure to oil mist poses a risk of pulmonary disease such as chronic lung inflammation. Shortness of breath and cough are the most common symptoms. Ingestion: Do not ingest. This product is relatively non-toxic by ingestion. This product has laxative properties and may result in abdominal cramps and diarrhea. Exposure to a large single dose, or repeated smaller doses, may lead to lung aspiration, which can lead to lipid pneumonia or chronic lung inflammation. These are low-grade, chronic localized tissue reactions. Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Drying and chapping may make the skin more susceptible to other irritants, sensitizers and disease.

Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS Prolonged or repeated skin contact may result in dryness, chapping, and reddening. On rare occasions, prolonged and repeated inhalation exposure to oil mist poses a risk of pulmonary disease such as chronic lung inflammation. Shortness of breath and cough are the most common symptoms. Exposure to a large single dose, or repeated smaller doses, may lead to lung aspiration, which can lead to lipid pneumonia or chronic lung inflammation. These are low-grade, chronic localized tissue reactions.

Carcinogenicity:
From MSDS The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) has concluded that there is inadequate data to evaluate the carcinogenicity to experimental animals of this class of product. IARC has determined this class of products belongs to Group 3-***not classifiable as to its carcinogenicity to humans***.

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: No treatment is necessary under ordinary circumstances. Remove contaminated clothing. Wash contaminated area thoroughly with soap and water. If redness or irritation occurs and persists, seek medical attention. Inhalation: This material has a low vapor pressure and is not expected to present an inhalation exposure at ambient conditions. No treatment is necessary under ordinary circumstances. Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. No treatment is necessary under ordinary circumstances. If victim exhibits signs of lung aspiration such as coughing or choking, seek immediate medical assistance.

Health Rating: 0
Flammability Rating: 1
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: 2001-05-29
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
From MSDS No special handling procedures are necessary. Do not transfer to unmarked containers. Store in closed containers away from heat, sparks, open flame, or oxidizing materials. Do not reuse this container. Empty container may retain product residues.

Disposal:
From MSDS Dispose of residual products and empty containers responsibly. Waste material may be landfilled or incinerated at an approved facility.

Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
MSDS: Proprietary or trade secret ingredient(s)000000-00-81.0-5.0
Residual oils, (petroleum), solvent deasphalted064741-95-3<95
Hydrotreated heavy naphthenic distillate solvent extract064742-52-5<95
Hydrotreated light naphthenic distillate solvent extract064742-53-6<95
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