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Product Information
Product Name: TEMTRO Dry Gel
Form: powder
Product Category: Personal care » pain relief/first aid » Other
Personal care » pain relief/first aid » Other
Customer Service: 0
Date Entered: 2004-01-21
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Temtro
Roshgo Corporation
Address: P.O. Box 2052
City: Alpharetta
State: GA
Zip Code: 30023
Telephone Number: 770-887-4655
Fax Number: 678-392-4371
Toll Free Number: 888-476-7446
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: Warning:
If microwave, do not make too hot. This can result in a burn.
If freezing, wrap in towel to prevent freeze burn.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Router(s) of Entry:
Inhalation? Yes
Skin? No
Ingestion? No

Health Hazards: Acute (short term) inhalation of dust may
cause mild irritation of upper respiratory tract (nose and throat)
and lungs. In the absence of chronic inflammation, tumors are NOT expected. There were NO adverse effects of any kind at 0.05 mg/m3. No effects in mutagenicity tests.

Signs and Symptoms of Exposure:
Possible reddening, drying of skin or eyes with itching, burning or other discomfort; irritation of nose and throat.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Chronic (long term) inhalation exposure to rats for a lifetime
(2 years) using the superabsorbent crosslinked polymer that had been
micronized to a respirable particle size (less than 10 microns) produces non specific inflammation and chronic lung injury at 0.2 mg/m3 and 0.8 mg/m3. At 0.8 mg/m3 tumors were seen in some animals.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
NTP? NO
IARC Monographs? NO
OSHA Regulated? NO

In the absence of chronic inflammation, tumors are NOT expected.
First Aid: From MSDS
Ingestion: Drink copious amounts of water and consult physician.
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air.
Eyes: Flush with water and consult physician. Call a physician regarding any continued discomfort
Skin: Wash with soap and water.
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: 2001-03-15
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Precautions to be Taken in Handling and Storage:
Handle as eye irritant. Do not get into eyes. Avoid prolonged or repeated
skin contact. Do not inhale dust. Do not digest.
Disposal: From MSDS
Dispose of in accordance with all local, state, and federal regulations. Non-hazardous material waste material suitable for approved solid waste landfill.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
MSDS: Proprietary or trade secret ingredient(s)000000-00-8
Water007732-18-5
Hydrated silica (Silica gel)112926-00-8
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