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Read instructions below carefully. Ignoring instructions may lead to fire hazard or personal injury. Never touch, lift or move a candle while lit. Doing so may cause candle to break expelling hot wax. Let wax cool completely and harden before handling. Never manipulate candle wax. Completely remove plastic film prior to use. Never burn a candle unattended. For best results, trim wick to 1/4-inch before each use. Keep candle free of wick trimmings, matches and foreign objects. Burn on flat, level surface away from drafts and place on an appropriate candle holder. Stop use when 1/2-inch of wax remains at bottom center of a candle. Use only indoors. Warnings: Remove shrink label prior to burning. Please refer to use instructions on bottom of candle prior to burning. To Prevent Fire: Burn candle within sight. Keep out of reach of children and pets. Never burn a candle on or near anything that can catch fire.
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS Route of Entry: Inhalation Effects of Acute Exposure: Eye: None known. Skin: None known. Inhalation: None known. Ingestion: None known. Medical Conditions Generally Recognized As Being Aggravated By Exposure: None known.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS No information given.
The manufacturers Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) does not state whether the ingredients are considered carcinogens or potential carcinogens.
From MSDS Eye Contact: No special requirements. Skin Contact: Wash contaminated area with water and soap. Inhalation: No special requirements. Ingestion: No special requirements.
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
From MSDS Handling: CAUTION: Read and follow all label directions. Failure to follow instructions could result in fire hazard or personal injury. Keep out of reach of children. For indoor use only. Other Handling and Storage Conditions: Store in a cool, dry place with adequate ventilation.
From MSDS No special method. Observe all applicable Federal/Provincial/ State regulations and Local/Municipal ordinances regarding disposal of non-hazardous materials.