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Product Information
Product Name: Arm & Hammer Laundry Detergent-Old Product
Form: powder
Product Category: Inside the Home » laundry » Cleaner
Inside the Home » laundry » Detergent
Inside the Home » detergent/soap » Laundry
Customer Service: 800-524-1328
Date Entered: 1996-08-21
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Church & Dwight Co., Inc.
Address: 500 Charles Ewing Boulevard
City: Ewing
State: NJ
Zip Code: 8628
Telephone Number: 609-683-5900
Fax Number: 609-683-5092
Toll Free Number: 800-833-9532
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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:Inhalation: Breathing dusts can cause severe irritation, delayed pulmonary edema, and nasal septum deviation.Skin Contact: Not a primary skin irritant; various severities of irritation are possible on prolonged, repeated or occluded contact. Eye Contact: Severe irritant; burns and potential injury upon prolonged contact. Ingestion: Slightly toxic; ingestion can cause severe pain, diarrhea, and corrosive damage to the GI tract.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:MSDS provides no information about chronic health effects resulting from prolonged or frequent use of this product. (For a further discussion of potential health effects of the chemical ingredients listed on the label or mentioned as hazardous in the MSDS [Ingredients], see the accompanying chemical database.)
Carcinogenicity: Product contains no listed carcinogens.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 0
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: 1993-11-23
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Keep out of reach of children. Product is an irritant, avoid contact with the eyes and skin. Wear protective gloves (rubber, neoprene) for prolonged direct contact. May be harmful if swallowed. Store in a dry location to avoid dispensing problems.
Disposal: Small (household) quantities may be disposed of in refuse or in sewer. If sewer is used, flush small amounts of product with a large volume of water. Larger quantities may be disposed of in municipal landfill where allowed by law.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Fragrance(s)/perfume(s)000000-00-10.5
Surfactant(s) (unspecified)000000-00-4
Deodorizers (unspecified)000000-28-3
Water softener(s)999999-56-1
Fabric/Fiber protection agent999999-59-9
Soil suspending agent(s)999999-62-3
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