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Product Information
Product Name: RIT Rust Remover
Form: powder
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » fabric » Dye
Inside the Home » spot/stain remover » Fabric
Customer Service: 866-794-0800
Date Verified: 2009-10-17
Date Entered: 2009-10-17
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Phoenix Brands, LLC.
Address: 1 Landmark Square Suite 1810
City: Stamford
State: CT
Zip Code: 06901
Telephone Number: 203-975-0319
Fax Number: 317-231-8050
Toll Free Number: 866-794-0800
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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationInhalation: Inhalation of the components of this product does not pose a significant risk to health when used according to instructions and with appropriate protective measures. Inhalation of dust from this product may irritate the nose, throat, and upper respiratory tract. Skin: Skin contact may produce irritation and possible skin burns.Eyes: Contact with the eyes may produce severe irritation, burns, and possible permanent eye damage.Ingestion: Ingestion of this material may produce gastric irritation, abdominal pain, hemorrhage, and diarrhea. Burns to the mouth, throat, and esophagus may also occur.Health Conditions Aggravated By Exposure: Pre-existing pulmonary diseases (e.g., bronchitis, emphysema) may be aggravated by inhalation of the dust of this product. Individuals who are sensitive to sulfites may experience hypersensitivity reactions from inhalation, eye or skin contact, or ingestion of this substance.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: No information provided.
First Aid: Inhalation: If signs and symptoms of toxicity are observed, remove subject from area. Perform artificial respiration and/or seek medical attention if necessary.Skin: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash affected area with soap, and rinse with water for at least fifteen minutes. Seek medical attention if necessary. Eyes: Flush affected areas with water for at least 15 minutes. Seek medical assistance. Ingestion: DO NOT induce vomiting. If conscious, give the individual large quantities of water or milk. Continue giving liquids even if vomiting occurs. If the individual is unconscious or convulsive, seek immediate medical assistance. Do not attempt to give liquids to an unconscious person.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
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: 2009-10-17
MSDS Date: 2007-05-07
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Store in a cool, dry place away from flames and incompatible materials. Keep containers tightly closed.
Disposal: Dispose of in accordance with applicable Federal, State/Provincial, and local regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Trisodium EDTA000150-38-9
Sodium carbonate000497-19-8
Sodium metasilicate006834-92-0
Sodium hydrosulfite007775-14-6
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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