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Product Information
Product Name: Rid Home Lice Control Spray
EPA Registration Code: 73049-301-73470
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Inside the Home » lice killer » Insecticide
Pesticides » lice » Insecticide
Customer Service: 800-743-5423
Date Verified: 2009-10-07
Date Entered: 2009-10-07
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Bayer HealthCare, LLC
Address: 36 Columbia Road
City: Morristown
State: NJ
Zip Code: 07962
Telephone Number: 800-331-4536
Toll Free Number: 800-743-5423
Date Info Verified: 2010-01-21
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: PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENT HAZARDS TO HUMANSCAUTION: Harmful if swallowed or absorbed through skin. Avoid inhalation of spray mist. Causes eye irritation. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Avoid contamination of feed and foodstuffs. Remove pets and birds and cover fish aquaria before space spraying or surface applications. This product is not for use on humans. Vacate room after treatment and ventilate before reoccupying. Do not allow children or pets to contact treated areas until surfaces are dry. 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 deg.F (54 deg.C) may cause bursting. Keep out of reach of children.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationEMERGENCY OVERVIEWWARNING! Flammable. Color: White to yellow Form: Liquid Spray: cream-like emulsion, viscous Odor: Mild, mothball likeInhalation may cause nausea or dizziness. May cause skin irritation. May cause eye irritation. May be harmful if swallowed. Closed container may explode under extreme heat.POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTSRoute(s) of Entry: Accidental: Skin Absorption, Eye Contact, Ingestion, InhalationHUMAN EFFECTS AND SYMPTOMS OF OVEREXPOSUREInhalation Hazards: If can is punctured and propellants are released, breathing high concentrations may cause an anesthetic effect with symptoms ofheadache, restlessness, nausea and dizziness.Skin Hazards: May cause irritation with symptoms of reddening and itching. Essentially non-toxic by skin absorption.Eye Hazards: May cause irritation with symptoms of reddening, tearing and stinging.Ingestion Hazards: Expected to be harmful. Symptoms of ingestion may include abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea.Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Allergic to ragweedHuman Health Effects Postnote: Use only as directed. See product packaging for further information concerning adverse effects and drug interaction precautions. This product is not for use on humans.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:None known.
Carcinogenicity: NTP: NoneIARC: NoneOSHA: None
First Aid: Eye: In case of contact, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention if irritation develops or persists.Skin: In case of skin contact, wash affected areas with soap and water. Contact a physician if irritation develops.Inhalation: If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Get medical attention.Ingestion: In case of overdose, contact your regional poison control center or physician immediately. Contact U.S. Poison Control Center at 1- 800-222-1222.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 3
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: 2009-10-07
MSDS Date: 2008-11-13
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Storage Temperature: Minimum: 32 deg.F (0 deg.C); Maximum: 130 deg. F (54 deg. C)Shelf Life: Not EstablishedSpecial Sensitivity: Protect from freezing. Store in a cool dry place. Do not expose to direct sunlight.Keep out of reach of children. Wash thoroughly after handling. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. Keep away from heat, sparks and open flames. Reseal containers immediately after use. Store in an area designated specifically for pesticides.
Disposal: Waste disposal should be in accordance with existing federal, state and local environmental control laws. Do not incinerate or puncture container. Wrap empty container in several layers of newspaper before disposal.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Propane000074-98-65
Isobutane000075-28-520
Petroleum distillates008002-05-91
Permethrin052645-53-10.1-1
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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