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Product Information
Product Name: Miracle Gro Liquid All Purpose Plant Food 8-7-6
Form: liquid
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » multipurpose » Fertilizer
Landscape/Yard » fertilizer, all purpose » Garden
Customer Service: 888-270-3714
Date Entered: 2001-05-30
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Scotts Company
Address: 14111 Scottslawn Road
City: Marysville
State: OH
Zip Code: 43041
Telephone Number: 937-644-0011
Toll Free Number: 888-270-3714
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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
IMMEDIATE CONCERNS: High dust concentrations may cause mild upper
respiratory tract irritation with coughing and nasal discharge. Eye or skin contact may cause mild, transient irritation.

POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS
EYES: May cause slight, temporary irritation.
SKIN : May cause mild irritation.
INGESTION: May cause nausea, vomiting along with mild irritation to the mouth, throat, esophagus and stomach.
INHALATION : High dust concentrations may cause mild upper respiratory tract irritation with coughing and nasal discharge.

ROUTES OF ENTRY: Ingestion, skin, inhalation, and eyes.

GENERAL COMMENTS: This product contains urea (CAS#57-13-6) and is
affirmed as generally recognized as safe (GRAS) in accordance with US FDA, 21 CFR, 184. Exposure can occur by eye or skin contact, ingestion, or inhalation of dusts or mists. Eye contact with an unspecified amount of urea powder has caused reversible corneal opacity along with irritation as a foreign body in the eye with tearing, and blinking. Skin contact with powdered urea is not expected to cause irritation. Dermal absorption is expected to be minimal (6-11 %). Ingestion is expected to cause nausea, vomiting, and possible excitement and convulsions. These high exposure levels are not considered relevant to occupational or normal use exposure situations.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No information on chronic effects given.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
None
IARC: No
NTP: No
OSHA: No
First Aid: From MSDS
EYES: If in eyes, 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. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.
SKIN: If on skin or clothing, 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.
INGESTION: If swallowed, 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 by a poison control center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
INHALATION: Move person to fresh air. Call a poison control center or doctor for further treatment advice. If person is not breathing, call 911 or an ambulance, then give artificial respiration, preferably mouth-to-mouth. Call a poison control center or doctor for further treatment advice.

NOTES TO PHYSICIAN: There are limited data regarding this product.
Exposure to this product can occur by eye and skin contact, ingestion, or inhalation of dusts. Eye contact may cause slight, temporary irritation. Skin contact may cause mild irritation. Ingestion may cause nausea, vomiting along with mild irritation to the mouth, throat, esophagus and stomach. High dust concentrations may cause mild respiratory tract irritation with coughing and nasal discharge.
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: 2000-11-29
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
GENERAL PROCEDURES: Rinse all equipment after use. Collect all rinse
water and apply to appropriate lawn/garden areas.
HANDLING:
Wash hands with soap and water after handling product. Follow specific use
instructions supplied with product.

STORAGE:
Store in cool, dry area in closed container or package. Keep containers closed at all times. Do not reuse containers. Store away from incompatible materials. Use with proper personal protective equipment. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

CONDITIONS TO Avoid: Excessive heat, contact with strong alkalis, fuels,
or other combustible materials, strong oxidizing agents (permanganate, dichromate, chlorine, etc.), reducing agents, sodium nitrite, and many chlorine compounds (e.g. sodium hypochlorite, sodium chlorate, pool chemicals, household bleach and other cleaning products). Active metals such as aluminum and magnesium.

ECOTOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION: Prevent large quantities from contacting vegetation or waterways, Keep animals away from large spills. This
material is highly beneficial to plant life. There are no known adverse effects on aquatic life.
Disposal: From MSDS
DISPOSAL METHOD
Waste disposal must be in accordance with Federal, state, and local regulations. Be aware that the waste owner has responsibility for final disposal. Regulations may also apply to empty containers, liners or rinsate. Laws may change or be reinterpreted; state and local regulations may be different from Federal regulations. This information applies to materials as manufactured; contamination or processing may change waste characteristics and requirements.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Urea000057-13-6
Ammonium phosphate, monobasic007722-76-1
Potassium nitrate007757-79-1
Potassium phosphate007778-77-0
Ferric sodium EDTA015708-41-5
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