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Product Name: Duracell Procell Lithium 9-Volt Battery
Form: solid
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » power source » Electronics
Home Office » power source » Electronics
Inside the Home » power source » Electronics
Inside the Home » power source » Audio Tape Player
Customer Service: 800-551-2355
Date Verified: 2008-09-03
Date Entered: 2008-09-03
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Procter & Gamble Co.
Address: P.O. Box 599
City: Cincinnati
State: OH
Zip Code: 45201
Telephone Number: 513-983-1100
Fax Number: 513-562-4500
Toll Free Number: 800-543-7270
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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Store at room temperature. Avoid mechanical or electrical abuse. DO NOT short or install incorrectly. Batteries may explode, pyrolize or vent if disassembled, crushed, recharged or exposed to high temperatures. Install batteries in accordance with equipment instructions. Replace all batteries in equipment at the same time. Do not carry batteries loose in pocket or bag.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Routes/Effects of ExposureThese chemicals and metals are contained in a sealed can. For consumer use, adequate hazard warnings are included on both the package and on the battery. Potential for exposure should not exist unless the battery leaks, is exposed to high temperature or is mechanically, physically, or electrically abused.1. Inhalation: Not anticipated. Respiratory (and eye) irritation may occur if fumes are released due to heat or an abundance of leaking batteries.2. Ingestion: Irritation to the internal/external mouth area may occur following exposure to a leaking battery.3. Skin: a. Contact Irritation may occur following exposure to a leaking battery.b. Absorption: Not anticipated.4. Eye Contact: Irritation may occur following exposure to a leaking battery.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: No information provided.
First Aid: Eyes: Not anticipated. If battery is leaking and material contacts eyes, flush with copious amounts of clear, tepid water for 30 minutes. Contact a physician at once.Skin: Not anticipated. If battery is leaking, irrigate exposed skin with copious amounts of clear, tepid water for at least 15 minutes. If irritation, injury or pain persists, consult a physician.Inhalation: Not anticipated. If battery is leaking, contents may be irritating to respiratory passages. Remove to fresh air. Contact physician if irritation persists.Ingestion: Not anticipated. Rinse the mouth and surrounding area with clear, tepid water for at least 15 minutes. Consult a physician immediately for treatment and to rule out involvement of the esophagus and other tissues.Notes to Physician1) Potential leakage of dimethoxyethane, propylene carbonate and lithium trifluoromethane sulfonate.2) Dimethoxyethane rapidly evaporates.3) Under certain misuse conditions and by abusively opening the battery, exposed lithium can react with water or moisture in the air causing potential thermal burns or fire.
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: 2008-09-03
MSDS Date: 2005-04-04
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Store at room temperature. Avoid mechanical or electrical abuse. DO NOT short or install incorrectly. Batteries may explode, pyrolize or vent if disassembled, crushed, recharged or exposed to high temperatures. Install batteries in accordance with equipment instructions. Replace all batteries in equipment at the same time. Do not carry batteries loose in pocket or bag.
Disposal: No special precautions are required for small quantities. Large quantities of open batteries should be treated as hazardous waste. Dispose of in accordance with federal, state and local regulations. Do not incinerate, since batteries may explode at excessive temperatures.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Ethylene carbonate000096-49-11.9-3.3
Propylene carbonate000108-32-72.9-4.5
1,2-Dimethoxyethane000110-71-46.4-7.4
Manganese Dioxide001313-13-933-36
Lithium007439-93-22.5-3.5
Lithium trifluoromethanesulfonate033454-82-91.6-2.7
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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