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Product Information
Product Name: Klean-Strip TSP (Tri-Sodium Phosphate) Substitute
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » degreaser » Cleaner
Home maintenance » cleaner » Cement/Concrete
Customer Service: 800-238-2672
Date Verified: 2011-03-18
Date Entered: 2011-03-19
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Barr & Co., Inc., W.M.
Address: 2101 Channel Avenue
City: Memphis
State: TN
Zip Code: 37501
Telephone Number: 800-238-2672
Fax Number: 800-621-9508
Toll Free Number: 800-398-3892
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
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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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Caution! Eye & skin irritant. Harmful if swallowed. Contains sodium metasilicate and 2-butoxyethanol. Avoid contact with eyes and prolonged contact with skin. Do not take internally. Keep out of reach of children
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationPrimary routes of exposure: Inhalation; Ingestion; and Dermal.Potential Health EffectsInhalation: May cause dizziness; headache; irritation of the respiratory tract; injuries to mucous membranes; weakness; drowsiness; nausea; depression of the central nervous system; nasal discomfort and discharge; chest pain and coughing; vomiting; narcosis; liver and kidney injury and nose tumors.Skin Contact: Harmful if absorbed through the skin. May cause irritation; itching; redness; swelling; tissue damage; inflammation; discomfort or pain. May be absorbed readily to produce symptoms similar to those listed under ingestion.Eye Contact: This material is an eye irritant. May cause irritation; excess redness and swelling of the conjunctiva; excess blinking and tear production and permanent eye injury.Ingestion: mMay cause dizziness; headache; nausea; weakness; loss of coordination; vomiting; diarrhea; changes in white blood cells; and unconsciousness. Ingestion of significant quantities may result in red blood cell hemolysis.Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated By Exposure: Diseases of skin.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Reports have associated repeated and prolonged overexposure to solvents with neurological and other physiological damage. Prolonged skin contact may result in absorption of potentially harmful amounts of this material. May cause skin irritation; liver damage; kidney damage; blood disorders; eye irritation. Prolonged skin contact may cause redness; swelling and possible skin destruction.Primary routes of exposure: Inhalation; Ingestion; and Dermal.
Carcinogenicity: Does not contain anyingredients listed as carcinogenic by IARC, NTP and OSHA.
First Aid: Inhalation: If user experiences breathing difficulty, move to air free of vapors. Administer oxygen or artificial respiration until medical assistance can be rendered.Skin Contact: Wash with soap and large quantities of water and seek medical attention if irritation from contact persists.Eye Contact: Flush with large quantities of water for at least 15 minutes and seek immediate medical attention.Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Call your poison control center, hospital emergency room, or physician immediately.Note to Physician: Call your local poison control center for further information.
Health Rating: 2
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 Verified Date: 2011-03-18
MSDS Date: 2005-08-26
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Read carefully all cautions and directions on product label before use. Since empty container retains residue, follow all label warnings even after container is empty. Dispose of empty containers according to all regulations. Do not reuse this container.Keep container tightly closed when not in use. Store in a cool, dry place. Do not store near flames or at elevated temperatures.
Disposal: Dispose in accordance with applicable local, state, and federal regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
2-Butoxyethanol000111-76-21.0-5.0
Sodium silicate001344-09-81.0-5.0
Water007732-18-595-99
Nonylphenyl polyethoxylate009016-45-91.0-5.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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