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Product Name: Raid Wasp & Hornet Killer 271
EPA Registration Code: 4822-271
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Pesticides » hornets/wasps » Insecticide
Customer Service: 800-558-5252
Date Verified: 2009-07-21
Date Entered: 2007-12-04
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: SC Johnson, Inc.
Address: 1525 Howe Street
City: Racine
State: WI
Zip Code: 53403
Telephone Number: 262-260-2000
Fax Number: 262-260-6004
Toll Free Number: 800-494-4855
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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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: Harmful if absorbed through skin. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Provide adequate ventilation of area being treated. Do not apply to pets or contaminate feed, foodstuffs, dishes, or utensils. Cover and avoid spraying fish aquariums. Cover or remove exposed food, dishes, utensils, and food-handling equipment. Avoid spraying vegetation directly. Avoid excessive wetting of asphalt.
Physical or chemical hazards: Flammable. Contents under pressure. Keep away from fire, sparks, and heated surfaces. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Exposure to temperatures above 130
Acute Health Effects: From MSDSHEALTH HAZARDS IDENTIFICATIONRoute(s) of Entry: Eye contact. Skin contact. Ingestion. Inhalation.Effects of Acute Exposure:EYE: May cause: Mild eye irritation.SKIN: Harmful if absorbed through skin. May cause: Drying/defatting of skin. Moderate skin irritation.INHALATION: May cause: Irritation to nose, throat and respiratory tract.INGESTION: Aspiration into the lungs may cause severe health effects.Medical Conditions Generally Recognized As Being Aggravated By Exposure:None known.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS None known.
Carcinogenicity: None known.
First Aid: EYES: Flush immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 to 20 minutes. If irritation persists, get medical attention.SKIN: Wash contaminated area with water and soap. If irritation persists, get medical attention. INGESTION: Do not induce vomiting! Immediately drink 1-2 glasses of water Get medical attention immediately. Do not administer anything by mouth to an unconscious person.INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. If breathing is affected, get medical attention.
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 Verified Date: 2009-07-21
MSDS Date: 2007-04-04
Handling/Disposal
Handling: CAUTION: MAY CAUSE SKIN IRRITATION. Harmful if absorbed through skin. Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing. Avoid breathing spray mist or vapors. CONTENTS UNDER PRESSURE. Do not puncture or incinerate. Exposure to temperatures above 130 F may cause bursting. Environmental Hazard: This pesticide is toxic to fish. Keep out of lakes, ponds or streams. Do not contaminate water by cleaning or disposal of wastes. Keep away from food, foodstuffs and domestic water supplies. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. Store in a cool, dry place with adequate ventilation. Wash thoroughly after handling. Observe good personal hygiene practices. Product residue may remain on/in empty containers. All precautions for handling the product must be used in handling the empty container and residue.
Disposal: PESTICIDAL WASTE - Observe all applicable Federal/Provincial/ State regulations and Local/Municipal ordinances regarding disposal of pesticide wastes.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Carbon dioxide000124-38-91.0-5.0
Tetramethrin007696-12-00.2
Permethrin052645-53-10.2
Distillates, petroleum, hydrotreated light064742-47-890-98
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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