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Product Information
Product Name: Turtle Wax Chrome Polish
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » trim restorer » Detailing
Customer Service: 800-323-9883
Date Entered: 1996-09-03
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Turtle Wax, Inc.
Address: P.O. Box 247
City: Westmont
State: IL
Zip Code: 60559
Telephone Number: 630-455-3700
Toll Free Number: 800-887-8539
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: Danger: May be harmful or fatal if swallowed. Contains petroleum distillates. Do not induce vomiting. Call physician immediately . Keep out of reach of children. (Metal can container)
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Inhalation: Repeated or excessive inhalation of vapor, mist or spray can cause irritation, chemical pneumonia, dizziness, and nausea. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling vapors may be harmful or fatal.

Eye Contact: Causes irritation.

Skin Contact: Repeated or excessive contact can cause blisters or rash due to defatting action.

Ingestion: Causes digestive system upsets, dizziness, nausea, and may be fatal. if sucked into lungs, effects are same as for inhalation above.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No chronic effects listed.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
No ingredient in this product is listed as a carcinogen or potential carcinogen by NTP, IARC, or OSHA. No substances on the list of California Proposition 65 chemicals are known to be present.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 2
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: 1995-02-03
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Keep away from ignition or heat source. Store in cool and ventilated places, but avoid freezing. Keep containers closed.
Disposal: From MSDS
Dispose of in accordance with applicable local, state, and federal regulations. Do not cut or weld on empty containers before thoroughly cleaning. Rinse thoroughly before handling, reuse, or disposal.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Turpentine008006-64-21.0-3.0
Petroleum distillates (JP5 Jet fuel)008008-20-612.0-15.0
Distillates, petroleum, straight-run middle064741-44-23.0-5.0
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