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(Complete MSDS for this product)
Keep out of reach of children under 6 years of age. If more than used for brushing is accidentally swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Acute Health Effects:
This product has not been tested as a whole. However, this formula was reviewed by expert toxicologists in the Product Safety Assurance Department of Colgate-Palmolive and is determined to be safe for its intended use.
Potential Health Effects
Eye contact: May cause eye irritation.
Skin contact: May cause skin irritation upon prolonged contact.
Inhalation: No adverse effects.
Ingestion: May be harmful if swallowed in large quantities.
Chronic Health Effects:
No information given.
Hydrogen peroxide (CAS:007722-84-1) is present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as probable, possible or confirmed human carcinogen by IARC.
No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as a carcinogen or potential carcinogen by OSHA.
No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as a known or anticipated carcinogen by NTP.
Eye Contact: Flush eyes with water at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention if eye irritation develops or persists.
Skin Contact: Flush skin with large amounts of water. If irritation develops and persists, get medical attention.
Inhalation: Not Applicable
Ingestion: Drink 8 ounces of clear water. Get medical attention.
Store at controlled room temperature at 20-25 deg C (68-77 deg F).
Any disposal practice must be in compliance with local, state, and federal laws and regulations