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Product Information
Product Name: Spectracide Weed Stop Weed Killer for Lawns, Ready-to-Use Spray
Form: liquid
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » lawn care » Weed Killer
Customer Service: 0
Date Entered: 2005-01-14
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Spectrum Brands
Div., United Industries
Address: 601 Rayovac Drive
City: Madison
State: WI
Zip Code: 53744
Telephone Number: 608-275-3340
Toll Free Number: 800-332-5553
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
Related Items: Products by this manufacturer
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?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Keep out of reach of children. Precautionary Statements: Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals. CAUTION: Harmful if swallowed. Causes moderate eye irritation. Harmful if absorbed through skin. When using this product wear protective eyewear, long-sleeved shirt, long pants, socks, shoes and rubber gloves. After using this product, rinse gloves before removing, remove clothing and launder separately before reuse, and promptly and thoroughly wash hands and exposed skin with soap and water. Remove saturated clothing as soon as possible and shower. Washing hands thoroughly with soap and water before eating, drinking, chewing gum or using tobacco will reduce exposure. Avoid contamination of food or feedstuffs.

This product is toxic to aquatic invertebrates. Drift or runoff may adversely affect aquatic invertebrates and non-target plants. Do not apply directly to water. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment washwaters. Do not contaminate domestic or irrigation waters. Do not apply when weather conditions favor drift from target areas.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Health Hazard Data
Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed.
Skin Contact: Harmful if absorbed through skin.
Eye Contact: Causes moderate eye irritation.

Health Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: None known.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
No ingredients listed as carcinogens or potential carcinogens by NTP, OSHA or IARC.
First Aid: From MSDS
Ingestion: Call a doctor or Poison Control Center immediately. Drink a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a doctor or Poison Control Center. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Call a Poison Control Center of doctor for treatment advice.
Eye Contact: Flush eyes with water for 15-20 minutes. Call a Poison Control Center of doctor for treatment advice.
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 Date: 2001-10-02
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Do not store where temperatures can exceed 54 degrees C. or 130 degrees F.
Disposal: From MSDS
Give to a qualified waste disposal service.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
2-(2-Methyl-4-chlorophenoxy)propionic acid000093-65-20.237
2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D)000094-75-70.493
Dimethylamine000124-40-30.161
3,6-Dichloro-o-anisic acid (Dicambra)001918-00-90.055
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