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Product Information
Product Name: Rain Drops Non Phosphate Water Softener-04/28/1998
Form: granules
Product Category: Inside the Home » softener » Water Softener/Treatment
Customer Service: 800-524-1328
Date Verified: 2010-01-17
Date Entered: 2001-06-25
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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
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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 IdentificationEmergency OverviewWhite to light blue granular product containing dark blue speckles. May cause moderate to severe skin irritation or dermatitis. May cause severe irritation with redness, pain, blurred vision, and possible corneal injury. Inhalation of dust may cause mucous membrane irritation or burns with coughing and shortness of breath. Ingestion may cause bums of the mouth, esophagus and stomach with possible gastrointestinal disturbances such as abdominal pain, vomiting and diarrhea. Product also presents a possible aspiration hazard if ingested and vomited.Potential Health EffectsEye: May cause severe eye irritation with pain, redness, and possible corneal injury.Skin Contact: May cause various severities of irritation and dermatitis upon prolonged, repeated or occluded contact. Ingestion: May cause bums to mucous membranes in the mouth, esophagus and stomach, with vomiting and diarrhea.Inhalation: Dusts may cause mucous membrane irritation with coughing and shortness of breath. More severe exposures may cause respiratory irritation to the nose, throat and lungs, and difficulty breathing.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:None known.
Carcinogenicity: Ingredients are not listed as carcinogens or potential carcinogens by IARC, NTP, OSHA, or ACGIH.
First Aid: EYES: Immediately rinse eyes for one minute. Check for and remove contacts if present. Continue rinsing for at least 15 minutes with plenty of clean, flowing water, occasionally lifting upper and lower eyelids.. Get immediate medical attention if pain or irritation persist.SKIN: Immediately remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Rinse affected area with mild soap and large amounts of water until no evidence of product remains. Get medical attention if irritation persists. Wash clothing before reusing.INHALATION: Immediately move affected person from area of exposure to fresh air. Treat symptomatically and supportively. Get medical attention or contact a local poison control center. If breathing has stopped, give artificial respiration and get immediate medical attention.INGESTION: Immediately seek medical attention. Maintain airway and respiration. Do not induce vomiting. If vomiting occurs, keep head below hips to prevent aspiration. Dilution by rinsing the mouth and giving water or milk to drink is generally recommended. Do not attempt to give anything orally to an unconscious person. Treat symptomatically and supportively.
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 Verified Date: 2010-01-17
MSDS Date: 1998-04-28
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Store away from incompatible materials, heat, sparks and flame. Wear appropriate personal protective equipment when handling material.
 
Disposal: Dispose of waste product in accordance with all local, state and federal environmental regulations. State and local regulations may differ from federal. Be sure to consult with appropriate agencies for specific rules
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Sodium citrate (Trisodium citrate)000068-04-2
Sodium carbonate000497-19-8
Sodium aluminosilicate001344-00-9
Sodium chloride007647-14-5
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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