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Product Information
Product Name: Rid-X Septic System Treatment (Liquid)-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » treatment » Septic System
Home maintenance » septic tank treatment » Plumbing
Customer Service: 800-228-4722
Date Verified: 2007-12-12
Date Entered: 2007-11-29
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Reckitt Benckiser, Inc.
Address: Morris Corporate Center IV 399 Interpace Parkway
City: Parsippany
State: NJ
Zip Code: 07054
Telephone Number: 973-404-2600
Fax Number: 973-404-5700
Toll Free Number: 800-333-3899
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 EMERGENCY OVERVIEW CAUTION: May cause eye irritation. May cause mild skin irritation after prolonged contact. Inhaling mist from this product could cause irritation to the lungs and mucous membranes. Ingestion could cause irritation to the mouth and throat. Individuals having known allergies, as well as those with respiratory disease or disorders should avoid contact with this product. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN Eye Contact: May cause eye irritation. Skin Contact: May cause mild skin irritation after prolonged contact Inhalation: Inhaling mist from this product could cause irritation to the lungs and mucous membranes. Ingestion: May be harmful if swallowed. Ingestion could cause irritation of the mouth and throat.Sensitization: May cause sensitization of susceptible persons
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS No information.
Carcinogenicity: Not listed as carcinogenic by OSHA, NTP or IARC.
First Aid: Inhalation: If inhaled, move to fresh air and avoid further contact with product. If breathing or skin problems develop, seek the care of a physician. Skin contact: If on skin, wash the product off with soap and water. If irritation develops, seek the care of a physician.Eye contact: If in eyes, rinse eyes with water for at least 15 minutes. If irritation persists, get medical attention.Ingestion: If ingested, drink water to dilute and call a physician. Induce vomiting only if advised by a physician. Contains enzymes. Notes to physician: Contains a bacterial complex with amylase, protease and subtilisin protease enzymes. Ingestion of this product could cause irritation of the mouth and throat. Aggravated Medical Conditions: None known. Persons with respiratory problems or skin disorders should avoid contact with this product.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 0
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: 2007-12-12
MSDS Date: 2007-05-31
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Handling: Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Use with adequate ventilation. Wash hands after handling.KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN!Safe handling advice: Read and follow product label instructions.Storage: Store in original container in areas inaccessible to small children and pets. Store in an area out of direct sunlight, keep container closed when not in use and avoid storing in a damp environment. Keep away from food items and potable (drinking) water supplies. Keep away from heat. Keep from freezing. Rinse container thoroughly before recycling.
Disposal: Packaging to be recycled only if emptied completely! Empty container can be disposed of as household trash or rinsed and recycled where appropriate. Small amounts of powder waste: Wipe up with a wet paper towel and discard absorbed material in trash colle
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Subtilisin (proteolytic enzyme)009014-01-165-70
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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