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Keep out of reach of children.
Acute Health Effects:
Warning! Possible cancer hazard. Contact may cause mild to moderate irritation to the eyes, skin and respiratory and digestive tracts. Prolonged or repeated exposure may cause central nervous system effects. Wash thoroughly after handling.
ROUTES OF ENTRY: Inhalation-Possible; Absorption-Primary; Ingestion-Unlikely
POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS
Eyes: Contact may cause mild to moderate eye irritation
Skin: Contact may cause mild to moderate skin irritation, sensitization and dermatitis.
Ingestion: Ingestion may cause mild to moderate gastrointestinal tract irritation.
Inhalation: Inhalation may cause mild to moderate respiratory tract irritation, coughing and difficulty breathing.
Chronic Health Effects:
Prolonged or repeated exposure may cause transient central nervous system effects including headaches and insomnia.
This product contains formaldehyde which is listed by IARC as a Group 2A agent-limited evidence exists in humans and sufficient evidence exists in experimental animals to classify this material as probably carcinogenic to humans. Formaldehyde is anticipated to be carcinogenic by the NTP (Group 2 agent) and is an OSHA regulated carcinogen.
Eye Contact: In case of contact flush eyes for at least 15 minutes. Hold eyelids open to ensure adequate flushing. Seek medical attention.
Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing. Promptly wash exposed areas with soap and water for at least 15 minutes. Seek medical attention.
Inhalation: Remove victim to fresh air.
Ingestion: Administer 1-2 glasses of milk or water to dilute ingested material. Seek medical attention. Never administer liquids to an unconscious person.
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
Handle in such a way as to avoid skin and eye contact. Store in a cool, well ventilated area away from heat, sparks, open flame and incompatible materials. Store in suitable labeled containers kept closed and protected from damage.
Dispose of waste in accordance with all applicable Federal, State and Local regulations. Contaminated materials may be classified as RCRA hazardous waste due to the presence of formaldehyde. Incineration in an EPA approved facility is the preferred method of disposal.