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Product Information
Product Name: Bonide Stinger Fire Ant Killer
EPA Registration Code: 53883-127-4
Form: granules
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » fire ants » Insecticide
Pesticides » fire ants » Insecticide
Customer Service: 315-736-8231
Date Verified: 2008-01-02
Date Entered: 2008-01-02
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Bonide Products, Inc.
Address: 6301 Sutliff Road
City: Oriskany
State: NY
Zip Code: 13424
Telephone Number: 315-736-8231
Fax Number: 315-736-7582
Toll Free Number: 315-736-8231
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Harmful if absorbed through skin.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDSHEALTH HAZARD INFORMATIONPRIMARY ROUTE (S) OF ENTRY: Inhalation, Eyes, Skin, Ingestion.POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTSAcute Health EffectsEYES: Excessive exposure to dust may irritate the eyes. INHALATION: Excessive exposure to dust may irritate the respiratory system.SKIN: Excessive exposure to dust may irritate the skin. Contact with bifenthrin may occasionally produce skin sensations such as rashes, numbing, burning or tingling. These skin sensations are reversible and usually subside within 12 hours. Overexposure to this product may cause diarrhea.INGESTION: May cause discomfort, diarrhea.MEDICAL CONDITIONS AGGRAVATED: None presently known.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS IARC: Not listed; NTP: Not listed; OSHA: Not listed; OTHER: Not Listed (ACGIH) No data available for the formulation. In studies with laboratory animals, bifenthrin did not cause reproductive toxicity or teratogenicity. The overall absence of genotoxicity has been demonstrated in mutagenicity tests with bifenthrin.
First Aid: EYES: Flush with plenty of water. Get medical attention if irritation occurs and persists. SKIN: Wash thoroughly with plenty of soap and water.INGESTION: Drink 1 or 2 glasses of water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. If any discomfort persists, obtain medical attention.INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. If breathing difficulty or discomfort occurs and persists, obtain medical attention.NOTES TO MEDICAL DOCTOR: This product has low oral and dermal toxicity, and is non-irritating to the eyes and skin. This product contains a granular material (sand) that may cause mechanical irritation to the eyes. Reversible skin sensations (paresthesia) may occur and ordinary skin salves have been found useful in reducing discomfort. Treatment is otherwise controlled removal of exposure followed by symptomatic and supportive care.
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 Verified Date: 2008-01-02
MSDS Date: 2006-11-17
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated place. Do not use or store near heat, open flame or hot surfaces. Store in original containers only. Keep out of reach of children and animals. Do not contaminate other pesticides, fertilizers, water, food or feed by storage or disposal.
Disposal: DISPOSAL METHOD: Open dumping or burning of this material or its packaging is prohibited. If spilled material cannot be disposed of by use according to label instructions, an acceptable method of disposal is to incinerate in accordance with local, state a
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Bifenthrin082657-04-30.2
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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