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Product Name: Crest 3D White Whitestrips, Gentle Routine Dental Whitening Kit
Form: plastic strips
Product Category: Personal care » teeth whitener » Oral Hygiene
Customer Service: 866-511-6529
Date Verified: 2011-04-11
Date Entered: 2011-04-11
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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: 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: Keep out of reach of young children. Product is not intended for use in children under the age of 12. Do not swallow plastic strip. Avoid eye contact. Rinse eyes thoroughly with water if gel comes in contact with them. Handle strips with dry hands. Gel that comes into contact with the skin can cause temporary skin irritation and/or whitening. Wash hands with soap and water after applying strips.
If you have dental work: Crest 3D White Whitestrips will only whiten natural teeth. The strips will not whiten caps, crowns, veneers, fillings or dentures. Do not use with dental braces. If you are in need of dental work, have dental work or have staining from medication, ask your dentist to determine if whitening is appropriate. Crest 3D White Whitestrips Professional Effects is designed to hold well to teeth. Do not use on loose teeth or temporary or loose restorations. Tooth Sensitivity & Gum Discomfort: Some people may experience tooth sensitivity or gum discomfort when using whitening products-this is temporary and not harmful. See insert for more information. Avoid contact of gel with cloth, leather, or fabric. Store in cool place. Best if used by date noted on package.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Emergency Overview: This mixture is a product regulated by the FDA. This clear gel can produce mild to moderate eye irritation. Ingestion of gel can cause nausea, vomiting, and gastrointestinal irritation. Accidental skin exposure can cause skin bleaching and irritation.Potential Health EffectsEye contact: Can cause mild to moderate eye irritation.Skin contact: Exposure can produce skin blanching and irritation.Inhalation: Not likely to be inhaled.Ingestion: Ingestion can cause gastrointestinal irritation.Choking/Suffocation: Keep out of reach of young children.

Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Finished product is not expected to have chronic health effects.
Carcinogenicity: Finished product is not expected to be carcinogenic.NTP: No IARC: No
First Aid: Eye contact: Remove contact lens (if applicable). Flush eyes with water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention if eye irritation persists after water flush.Skin contact: Wash affected area with soap and water.Inhalation: Not a likely exposure route.Ingestion: Rinse out mouth with water. Get medical attention if more than mild gastrointestinal symptoms are experienced.
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: 2011-04-11
MSDS Date: 2009-12-11
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Avoid contact with eyes.
Disposal: Disposal is to be performed in compliance with Federal, State/Provincial and Local regulations.Product used in household may be disposed of in refuse.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
PEG-8000000-13-2
Acrylates copolymer000000-45-9
Glycerin000056-81-57.0-13.0
Sodium saccharin000128-44-9
Sodium hydroxide001310-73-2
Hydrogen peroxide007722-84-13.0-7.0
Water007732-18-5
Carbomer009003-01-4
Polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP)009003-39-8
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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