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Product Information
Product Name: Prestone Pelletized Stop Leak-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » sealant » Cooling System
Customer Service: 800-862-7737
Date Entered: 1996-09-03
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Prestone Products Corp.
Div., Honeywell International, Inc.
Address: 39 Old Ridgebury Road
City: Danbury
State: CT
Zip Code: 6811
Telephone Number: 203-830-7800
Fax Number: 203-830-7904
Toll Free Number: 800-890-2075
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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:
Danger: Harmful or fatal if swallowed. Contains petroleum distillates. Do not swallow. If swallowed, do not induce vomiting. Call a physician immediately. Keep out of reach of children.

Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS Inhalation: Due to very low vapor pressure, vapor inhalation under ambient conditions is normally not a problem. But if mist forms or vapor from hot product forms in poorly ventilated surroundings, it may cause irritation of the nose and throat, headache, nausea, and drowsiness. Eye Contact: May cause minimal irritation, experienced as temporary discomfort. Skin Contact: No evidence of adverse effects from skin absorption. Brief skin contact may cause slight irritation. prolonged contact, as with clothing wetted with the material, may cause more severe irritation and discomfort, seen as local redness and swelling. Ingestion: Accidental ingestion of a small amount of the product is expected to have little acute toxicity. Mild mucous membrane irritation, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, belching and diarrhea may occur. Because of its high viscosity, the product has a low aspiration hazard potential.

Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS Prolonged or repeated skin contact with this product tends to remove skin oil possibly leading to irritation and dermatitis. This product may aggravate an existing dermatitis (skin condition).

Carcinogenicity:
From MSDS None of the ingredients are listed as a carcinogen or potential carcinogen by NTP, IARC, or OSHA. This product does not contain chemicals regulated under California Proposition 65.

MSDS Date: 1995-09-25
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
From MSDS Avoid eye and skin contact. Avoid breathing mists. Immediately remove contaminated clothing and launder before re-use. Wash exposed skin thoroughly with soap and water after use. Do not heat this product or use in confined spaces without proper ventilation or respiratory protection. Store in a cool, dry, well ventilated area at temperatures below 125oF. Do not add nitrites. This product contains amines which can combine with nitrites to form nitrosamines. Many nitrosamines have been found to cause cancer in laboratory animals. Empty containers retain product residues and may be dangerous. Do not cut, weld, drill, etc. containers, even empty. Do not incinerate empty containers. Keep out of the reach of children.

Disposal:
From MSDS Recycle, incinerate, or landfill in accordance with federal, state, and local regulations.

Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
MSDS: Proprietary or trade secret ingredient(s)000000-00-810.0-20.0
Soybean oil008001-22-71.0-2.0
Distillates, petroleum, solvent-dewaxed heavy paraffinic064742-65-040-55
Soybean meal068308-36-130-40
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