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Product Information
Product Name: Permatex Battery Cleaner
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Auto Products » battery cleaner » Electrical
Auto Products » cleaner » Battery
Customer Service: 877-376-2839
Date Verified: 2011-03-27
Date Entered: 2011-03-27
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Permatex Inc.
Address: 10 Columbus Boulevard
City: Hartford
State: CT
Zip Code: 06106
Telephone Number: 860-543-7500
Fax Number: 860-543-6998
Toll Free Number: 877-376-2839
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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Do not inhale vapors. Do not use near heat, sparks or open flame. Wash hands before eating and smoking.Store away from heat, sparks or open flame. Do not store at temperatures above 100 degrees F (38 degrees C).
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationToxicity: Exposure to 2-butoxyethanol can cause nausea, dizziness, vomiting, malaise, incoordination, diarrhea, weakness, eye redness and swelling of conjunctiva.Primary Routes of Entry: Eye and skin contact, ingestion, inhalationPotential Health EffectsInhalation: Excessive accidental exposure may cause headache, dizziness, nausea and mild respiratory irritation. Eye contact: May cause pain, redness or swelling of the eyes and excessive blinking and tear production. Skin contact: Exposure may cause mild skin irritation. Prolonged or repeated exposure may dry the skin. Symptoms may includeredness, burning, drying, cracking and skin burns. Preexisting skin disorders may be aggravated by exposure. Skin absorption is possible, but harmful effects are not expected from this route under normal conditions of handling and use.Medical Conditions Recognized as Being Aggravated by Exposure: Persons with preexisting respiratory, liver, kidney, eye or skin diseases may be adversely affected.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:None given.
Carcinogenicity: Components listed by IARC and ACGIH.
First Aid: Ingestion: If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting. Keep individual calm. Obtain medical attention.Inhalation: Move to fresh air in case of accidental inhalation of vapours. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Obtain medical attention.Skin Contact: Wash off immediately with soap and plenty of water removing all contaminated clothes and shoes. If skin irritation persists, call a physician.Eye Contact: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and get medical attention if irritation persists.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 2
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 Verified Date: 2011-03-27
MSDS Date: 2010-01-22
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Do not inhale vapors. Do not use near heat, sparks or open flame. Wash hands before eating and smoking.Store away from heat, sparks or open flame. Do not store at temperatures above 100 degrees F (38 degrees C).
Disposal: Disposal should be made in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Propane000074-98-6<5
Butane000106-97-8<7
2-Butoxyethanol000111-76-2<5
Water007732-18-5>75
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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