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Warning: Keep out of reach of children. Precautionary Statement Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals CAUTION - Harmful if swallowed. Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with eyes or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Food utensils such as spoons and measuring cups must not be used for food purposes after use in measuring pesticides. Do not allow children or pets on treated areas until granules have been watered into the soil and the grass or soil is dry.
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDSPOTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS:PRIMARY ROUTE (S) OF ENTRY: Ingestion, eye and skin contact.EYES: Causes moderate eye irritation.INGESTION: Call a physician or Poison Control Center. Drink 1 or 2 glasses of water and induce vomiting by touching back of throat with finger. If person is unconscious, do not give anything by mouth and do not induce vomiting.
Additional Information/HazardsEMERGENCY OVERVIEW: A tan solid granule with a strong shoe-polish, mothball and salty solvent like odor. Harmful if swallowed. Causes moderate eye irritation.
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
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Avoid contact with eyes, skin, or clothing. Wash skin and clothing after handling. CONTAINER DISPOSAL: Wrap and place in trash collection. Environmental Hazards This product is extremely toxic to fish and aquatic invertebrates (crabs,
DISPOSAL: Pesticide that cannot be used according to label directions must be disposed of according to Federal, State or local procedures. May be buried in an approved landfill. CONTAINER DISPOSAL: Wrap and place in trash collection.