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Product Name: Vigoro Snail & Slug Killer Meal
Form: granules
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » slug/snails » Insecticide
Pesticides » slug/snail » Molluscicide
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: 800-566-7899
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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. This pesticide may be fatal to children and dogs. Keep children and pets out of treatment area.
Precautionary Statements: Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals. WARNING: May be fatal if swallowed. Avoid breathing dust. Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing. Wash hands with soap and water after handling and before eating or smoking.

This pesticide may be fatal to children and dogs or other pets if eaten. Keep children and pets out of the treated area. Follow directions and use with care. Dogs and chickens may be attracted to this bait. This product is toxic to fish and wildlife. Birds feeding on treated area may be killed. Do not apply directly to water. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment washwaters.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Health Hazard Data
Ingestion : May be fatal if swallowed.
Eye Contact: May cause eye irritation.
Skin Contact: Harmful if absorbed through skin.

Health conditions Aggravated by Exposure: None under normal use.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
No information provided.
First Aid: From MSDS
Ingestion: Call a Poison Control Center or doctor immediately for treatment advice. Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a Poison Control Center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Eye Contact: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye.
Inhalation Toxicity: Move person to fresh air. If person is not breathing, call 911 or an ambulance, then give artificial respiration by mouth-to-mouth if possible. Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment advice.
Skin Contact: Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment advice.
Health Rating: 2
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: 2002-11-04
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Store in a cool dry locked place out of reach of children or pets. Do not contaminate other pesticides, fertilizers, seeds, food or feed. This pesticide may be fatal to children and dogs or other pets if eaten. Keep children and pets out of treated area. Dogs and chickens may be attracted to this product.
Disposal: From MSDS
If empty: Do not reuse this container. Place in trash or offer for recycling if available.
If partially filled: Call your local solid waste agency or 1-800-CLEANUP for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Metaldehyde009002-91-92.75
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