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Product Information
Product Name: Schultz Houseplants and Garden Bug Spray, Whitefly and Mealy Bug
EPA Registration Code: 1021-1667-39
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Inside the Home » insecticide » Houseplant Care
Customer Service: 800-325-3045
Date Entered: 2001-06-02
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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: Harmful if absorbed through skin. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothes. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Avoid contamination of food and feed stuffs.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS: EMERGENCY OVERVIEW
HUMAN: CAUTION
EYES: CAUTION. Can cause temporary irritation, tearing and blurred vision.
SKIN: CAUTION. Can cause a burning sensation on more sensitive areas (face, eyes, mouth). Prolonged or repeated exposure can cause irritation and reddening of the skin, possibly progressing into dermatitis.
INGESTION: CAUTION. Can cause stomach irritation, resulting in nausea, cramps and vomiting. Can cause nervous system disorders, such as fatigue, dizziness, headaches, lack of coordination, tremors and unconsciousness.
INHALATION: CAUTION. Excessive inhalation can cause nasal and respiratory irritation, nausea and nervous disorders, such as fatigue, dizziness, headaches, lack of coordination, tremors and unconsciousness.

SAFETY: Contents under pressure.
Eye irritant. May be fatal if swallowed in large amounts.
Overexposure by eye contact may initially include eye irritation with discomfort, tearing, or blurring of vision.
Overexposure by skin contact may initially include a transient (several minutes up to approximately 24 hours) persistent burning or prickling sensation which may be accompanied by visible irritation or rash. Overexposure by ingestion may initially include nonspecific discomfort, such as nausea, vomiting,
headache, or weakness; temporary nervous system effects such as muscular weakness, tremors and incoordination.
Individuals with preexisting diseases of the liver, kidneys, skin or peripheral nervous system may have increased susceptibility to the toxicity of excessive exposures.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
CHRONIC EFFECTS: None known
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
None of the components present in this material at concentrations equal to or greater than 0.1% are listed by IARC, NTP, OSHA or ACGIH as being carcinogens.
First Aid: From MSDS
EYES: Immediately flush with large amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. If irritation persists, get medical attention.
SKIN: Remove contaminated clothing and wash affected areas with soap and water. If irritation persists, get medical attention. Wash clothing separately before reuse.
INHALATION: Remove affected person to fresh air. Give oxygen, if necessary. If breathing has stopped, administer artificial respiration and seek medical attention Immediately
INGESTION: If swallowed, call a physician immediately. ONLY induce vomiting at the instruction of a physician. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
NOTE TO PHYSICIANS: None
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 1999-02-01
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
HANDLING: Do Not use near an open flame or ignition source. Do not puncture or incinerate. Wear rubber gloves. Wear an OSHA-approved safety glasses, goggles or face shield. Mechanical ventilation should be used when handling this product in enclosed spaces. Wearing a respirator is not required when handling this product. Do not contaminate water, feed or food by storage, handling or disposal. Read and observe all precautions and instructions on the label.
STORAGE; Contents under pressure. Keep away from heat, sparks and open flame. Exposure to temperatures over 130oF may cause bursting. Store containers upright and closed. Store in areas that are cool, dry and well ventilated. Keep away from heat, ignition sources, strong oxidizers and strong acids and bases. Emptied containers may retain product residues.

ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION - PERSISTENCE IN THE ENVIRONMENT
BIODEGRADATION: Unknown
CHEMICAL DEGRADATION: Unknown
TOXIC EFFECTS ON ORGANISMS: Unknown
Disposal: From MSDS
This product should be disposed of according to local. state and federal regulations. When disposing of waste or surplus avoid contact with eyes and skin. Wear impervious gloves/clothing and chemical safety goggles. Do not wash into drains. Do not mix with other waste materials.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Tetramethrin007696-12-00.2
Permethrin052645-53-120
Distillates, petroleum, hydrotreated light064742-47-81.0-10.0
Petroleum gases, liquefied068476-85-75.0-40.0
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