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Product Information
Product Name: Brasso Multipurpose Metal Polish
Form: liquid
Product Category: Inside the Home » polish » Brass
Inside the Home » brass » Polish
Customer Service: 800-228-4722
Date Entered: 2012-04-28
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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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Warnings:
CAUTION: EYE IRRITANT.
Contains Ammonia. May be irritating to skin. Avoid contactwith eyes and skin.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS:
CAUTION: EYE IRRITANT.
Contains Ammonia. May be irritating to skin. Avoid contactwith eyes and skin.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Potential Health Effects
Routes of exposure: Eye, Skin contact, Inhalation, Ingestion.
Eye contact: None expected during normal conditions of use. May cause eye irritation upon direct contact with the eyes.
Skin contact: None expected during normal conditions of use. Not expected to be a skin sensitizer.
Inhalation: None expected during normal conditions of use.
Ingestion: Health injuries are not known or expected under normal use.
Signs and symptoms Symptoms may include redness, edema, drying, defatting and cracking of the skin. Symptoms of overexposure may be headache, dizziness, tiredness, nausea and vomiting.




Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:
The finished product is not expected to have chronic health effects.

Carcinogenicity:
The finished product is not expected to have chronic health effects.

First Aid:
Eye contact: In case of contact with eyes, rinse eyes IMMEDIATELY with plenty of water. If persistent irritation occurs, seek medical advice.
Skin contact: In case of skin contact, wash area thoroughly with water.
Inhalation: Move to fresh air. Obtain medical attention if irritation persists.
Ingestion: If swallowed, drink a glass of water or milk. Call a physician or Poison Control Center IMMEDIATELY. Never give anything by mouth if victim is unconscious, or is convulsing.
Notes to physician: If the product is ingested, probable mucosal damage may contraindicate the use of gastric lavage. Treat the affected person appropriately.
General advice: Keep away from sources of ignition. No smoking. If you feel unwell, seek medical advice (show the label where possible). Ensure that medical personnel are aware of the material(s) involved, and take precautions to protect themselves. Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. Keep out of reach of children.


Health Rating: 2*
Flammability Rating: 2
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 Date: 2010-03-09
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
CAUTION: CAUSES EYE IRRITATION. Use good industrial hygiene practices in handling this material. When using do not eat or drink.
Keep out of reach of children. Keep from freezing. Do not store at temperatures above 120 deg F (49 deg C). Store in a closed container away from incompatible materials.

Disposal:
Dispose in accordance with all applicable regulations.

Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Mineral spirits000000-47-0
Ethanol/SD Alcohol 40000064-17-50.1-1.0
Isopropanol000067-63-02.5-10.0
Oxalic acid000144-62-7
Calcium carbonate000471-34-1
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-310.0-20.0
Pumice001332-09-8
Ammonium hydroxide001336-21-61.0-2.5
Oxalic acid dihydrate006153-56-61.0-2.5
Water007732-18-5
Fuller's earth008031-18-3
Tall oil fatty acid(s)061790-12-3
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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