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Product Information
Product Name: MaryKate Moisture Absorber
Form: pellets
Product Category: Auto Products » moisture absorbent » Boat/Marine
Customer Service: 800-272-8963
Date Entered: 2006-04-21
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: CRC Industries, Inc.
Div., Berwind Corp.
Address: 885 Louis Drive
City: Warminster
State: PA
Zip Code: 18974
Telephone Number: 215-674-4300
Fax Number: 215-674-2196
Toll Free Number: 800-556-5074
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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Hazards Identification
Emergency Overview
Appearance & Odor: White to off-white solid pellets. Odorless.
Warning: Causes eye irritation.

Potential Health Effects:
Inhalation: Vapors are unlikely due to physical properties. Dust may cause irritation to upper respiratory tract.
Eyes: Pellets may cause slight eye irritation. Dusts may cause severe irritation with corneal injury . Effects may be slow to heal. When dissolving, the heat produced may cause more intense effects as well as thermal burns.
Skin: Short, single exposure is not likely to cause significant skin irritation. May cause more severe response if confined to skin or skin is abraded. A single, prolonged exposure is not likely to result in material being absorbed through the skin in harmful amounts.
Ingestion: Ingestion can cause gastrointestinal irritation or ulceration. Single dose oral toxicity considered to be low.

Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Unknown
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Repeated or prolonged contact with skin may cause dermatitis. The substance may have effects on the nasal mucous membrane, resulting in ulcerations.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
OSHA: No; IARC: No; NTP: No.
First Aid: From MSDS
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. Contact physician if breathing becomes difficult or condition persists.
Eyes: Flush with large amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Consult physician.
Skin: Wash area with plenty of water.
Ingestion: If ingested, call a physician immediately. Give plenty of water to drink. Do not induce vomiting unless directed by doctor.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 1
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2003-07-02
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Avoid contact with eyes and skin. Avoid breathing mist. Use good personal hygiene and housekeeping. Store in a cool, well-ventilated area, out of direct sunlight. Keep containers tightly closed when not in use. Keep out of reach of children!
Disposal: From MSDS
This material, if discarded, is not considered to be a hazardous waste under U.S. EPA RCRA regulations. All disposal activities must comply with federal, state and local regulations. Contact your local or state environmental agency for speci
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Potassium chloride007447-40-72.0-3.0
Sodium chloride007647-14-51.0-2.0
Calcium chloride anhydrous010043-52-490-97
Strontium chloride010476-85-40-1
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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