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Product Information
Product Name: Lava Towel
Form: liquid/towel
Product Category: Auto Products » hand cleaner » Other
Home maintenance » hand cleaner » Other
Personal care » hand cleaner » Personal Cleanliness
Personal care/use » hand cleaner » Personal Cleanliness
Customer Service: 619-275-1400
Date Entered: 2001-07-10
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: WD 40 Company
Address: 1061 Cudahy Place
City: San Diego
State: CA
Zip Code: 92110
Telephone Number: 619-275-1400
Fax Number: 619-275-5823
Toll Free Number: 888-324-7596
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?)
Health Effects
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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Symptoms of Overexposure
Inhalation (Breathing): May cause anesthesia, headache, dizziness, nausea and upper respiratory irritation.
Skin Contact: May cause drying of skin and/or irritation. Pre-existing skin conditions such as dermatitis may be adversely affected by this and other oil and grease effective cleaners.
Eye Contact: May cause irritation, burning, tearing and redness.
Ingestion (Swallowed): May cause irritation of the throat or stomach, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
Suspected Cancer Agent: No
The components in this mixture have been found to be non-carcinogenic by NTP, IARC and OSHA.
First Aid: From MSDS
Ingestion (Swallowed): Not a likely exposure route. If a large quantity of liquid is swallowed, do not induce vomiting, call a physician or poison control center immediately.
Eye Contact: Flush with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes lifting eyelids to insure complete removal. See a physician immediately.
Skin Contact: None usually required. Material is designed for skin cleansing.
Inhalation (Breathing): Unlikely route as liquid is impregnated on a towel, minimizing exposure via this route.

Telephone:
Emergency Only: 1 (800) 424-9300 (CHEMTREC)
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 1
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 Date: 1999-06-01
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Precautions to be Taken in Handling and Storing
Do not allow towel contact with eyes. For external use only. Not for use around the mouth or eyes for an extended period of time. Do not smoke while using. Do not contaminate water, food or feed by use or storage.
Other Precautions
Follow label directions carefully. Keep away from heat sources. Keep out of reach of children. Keep container tightly sealed when not in use.

SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS
Handling: Avoid eye contact.
Storage: Store in cool, dry location away from heat sources.
Disposal: From MSDS
Consult local, state, and federal regulations. Discard empty container or offer for recycling or reuse.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
C10-13 Isoparaffin068551-17-7
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