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Caution: Do not take internally. Keep out of reach of children. Keep from freezing. Warning. Wear NIOSH approved dust mask while dry sanding.
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS:Inhalation: Dust harmful if inhaled (when sanding). Prolonged exposure to crystalline silica dust can cause silicosis. Eye Contact: Slightly irritating to eyes. Skin Contact: Slightly irritating to skin. Ingestion: No data. Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: Not listed.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:MSDS provides no information about chronic health effects resulting from prolonged or frequent use of this product.
The manufacturers Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) does not state whether the ingredients are considered carcinogens or potential carcinogens.