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No warning on label. (Caulk tube container)
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS Inhalation of dust or mist may cause respiratory irritation & possible permanent lung damage (silicosis). Continuous contact while product is hardening may cause burns &/or drying of skin. Chronic exposure may produce skin allergies. Eye contact causes irritation. Ingestion may result in gastrointestinal blockage.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS Except for prolonged or repeated skin or eye contact, MSDS provides no information about chronic health effects resulting from use of this product.
The manufacturer's Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) does not state whether the ingredients are considered carcinogens or potential carcinogens.
From MSDS EYES Immediately flush eyes with large amounts of water for at least 15 minutes while holding eyelids open. Get prompt medical attention. SKIN Wash affected area with large amounts of water. Get medical help if irritation persists. INHALATION Move victim to fresh air. Get medical help if irritation persists. INGESTION Contact local poison control center or physician immediately.