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(Complete MSDS for this product)
PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS – HAZARDS TO HUMANS AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS –CAUTION: Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. In case of contact immediately flush eyes or skin with plenty of water. Get medical attention if irritation persists.PHYSICAL OR CHEMICAL HAZARDS: Contents under pressure. Do not use or store near heat or open flame. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Exposure to temperatures above 130
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDSHEALTH HAZARD INFORMATIONEMERGENCY OVERVIEW: Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with eyes or clothing. Prolonged or frequently repeated skin contact may cause allergic reactions in some individuals. This product is toxic to fish and aquatic invertebrates. Flammable. Contents under pressure.PRIMARY ROUTE(S) OF ENTRY: Skin contact.HEALTH EFFECTSEYES: Causes moderate eye irritation.SKIN: Prolonged or frequently repeated skin contact may cause allergic reactions in some individuals.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS No information provided.
NTP: No; IARC: No; OSHA: No; A statistically significant increase in the incidence of lung and liver tumors was observed in female mice receiving diets containing 375 and 750 mg/kg/day of permethrin technical over 85 weeks. A statistically significant increase in the number of benign liver tumors appeared in mice fed piperonyl butoxide technical at doses which far exceed any anticipated daily human intake. Independent and industry toxicological experts who have reviewed the data agree that the findings of the study do not indicate a health risk to human beings.
EYES: Flush with plenty of water. Call a physician if irritation persists. SKIN: Wash thoroughly with soap and water.
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
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HANDLING PRECAUTIONS: Avoid contact with eyes or clothing. Do not use in commercial food/feed handling establishments, restaurants, or other sites where food/feed in commercially prepared or processed. Not for use in USDA meat and poultry plants.STORAGE PRECAUTIONS: Do not store near heat or open flame. Store in a cool, dry area away from children.
Replace cap, wrap container in several layers of newspaper and discard in trash. Do not incinerate or puncture. Can be disposed of with other recyclables where local law permits.