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Product Information
Product Name: Brush B Gon Poison Ivy, Poison Oak & Brush Killer 2
EPA Registration Code: 239-2587A
Form: liquid
Product Category: Pesticides » poison ivy, oak control » Herbicide
Customer Service: 800-225-2883
Date Entered: 2001-06-26
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Solaris Group, The
Div.,Scotts
Address: P.O. Box 5008
City: San Ramon
State: CA
Zip Code: 94583
Toll Free Number: 888-295-0671
Date Info Verified: 2003-01-01
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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?)
Health Effects
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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
IMMEDIATE CONCERNS:
- HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED
- AVOID CONTACT WITH EYES
- AVOID BREATHING VAPOR OR SPRAY MIST
- KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS
EYES: The eye irritation potential of this substance has not been determined. However, based on data from similar materials, it may produce slight eye irritation, e.g. discomfort, redness, swelling and blurred vision.
SKIN: This substance is not expected to cause prolonged or significant skin irritation. The systemic toxicity of this substance has not been determined. However, it should be practically non-toxic to internal organs if it gets on the skin.
INGESTION: The systemic toxicity of this substance has not been determined. However, it should be practically non-toxic to internal organs if swallowed.
INHALATION: The systemic toxicity of this substance has not been determined. However, it should be practically non-toxic to internal organs if inhaled. Breathing the spray mist may be irritating to the respiratory tract. Respiratory tract irritation may include one or more of the following: nasal discharge, sore throat, coughing, bronchitis and difficulty breathing.
SENSITIZATION: This product contains trace quantities of methylisothiazolinone and methylchloroisothiazolinone as preservatives. At higher concentrations these preservatives have been shown to cause allergic skin reactions in susceptible individuals. These preservatives are also found in a number of widely used personal care products, such as shampoos and cosmetics.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Breathing the spray mist may be irritating to the respiratory tract. Respiratory tract irritation may include one or more of the following: nasal discharge, sore throat, coughing, bronchitis and difficulty breathing.

SENSITIZATION: This product contains trace quantities of methylisothiazolinone and methylchloroisothiazolinone as preservatives. At higher concentrations these preservatives have been shown to cause allergic skin reactions in susceptible individuals. These preservatives are also found in a number of widely used personal care products, such as shampoos and cosmetics.

GENERAL COMMENTS: This product contains Triclopyr. Dietary administration of triclopyr to rats and mice for a lifetime did not increase the incidence of cancer in treated animals over that observed in untreated animals. The only significant findings were increased kidney weights and water consumption decreases in urine specific gravity and renal tubule changes. These effects are not expected to occur at anticipated exposure levels when this product is used according to label instructions.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
This product contains triclopyr. Dietary administration of triclopyr to rats and mice for a lifetime did not increase the incidence of cancer in treated animals over that observed in untreated animals.
First Aid: From MSDS
EYES: Flush eyes immediately with fresh water for at least 15 minutes while holding the eyelids open. Remove contact lenses if worn. Call a physician if irritation persists.
SKIN: No first aid procedures are required. As a precaution, wash skin thoroughly with soap and water. Remove and wash contaminated clothing.
INGESTION: If swallowed induce vomiting by administering syrup of ipecac. IF POSSIBLE, CONTACT A PHYSICIAN, POISON CONTROL CENTER, OR EMERGENCY CLINIC BEFORE INDUCING VOMITING. Do not induce vomiting or give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. If medical advice cannot be obtained, take person and product container to the nearest emergency treatment center.
INHALATION: If respiratory discomfort or irritation occurs, move the person to fresh air. See a doctor if discomfort or irritation continues.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: In case of medical emergencies involving this product, call day or night, (800) 454-2333.
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: 2001-06-26
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
GENERAL PROCEDURES: Keep pesticide in original container. Do not put concentrate or dilute into food or drink containers. Store in a secure, preferably locked, storage area. Protect container from freezing.

ECOTOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION: This material may be toxic to aquatic organisms and should be kept out of sewage and drainage systems and all bodies of water.
Disposal: From MSDS
The Solaris Group is committed to responsible environmental practices and recommends that all of the product be used up, carefully following all label directions and precautions. If necessary to dispose of partially filled product container, then securely wrap it in several layers of newspaper and discard in trash.

EMPTY CONTAINER: Do not reuse empty bottle. Wrap and put in trash.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Triclopyr, triethylamine salt057213-69-10 .7
Inert ingredients (unspecified)999999-00-2~ 99 .3
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