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Product Information
Product Name: Castrol GT LMA Brake Fluid-07/16/2007
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » brake fluid » Brakes
Customer Service: 800-462-0835
Date Verified: 2011-04-04
Date Entered: 2011-04-04
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Castrol
Div. BP Lubricants USA, Inc.
Address: P.O. Box 485
City: Lewiston
State: NY
Zip Code: 14092
Telephone Number: 800-462-0835
Fax Number: 201-633-7475
Toll Free Number: 800-462-0835
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 Overview: Warning! Harmful if swallowed. Inhalation causes headaches, dizziness, drowsiness, and nausea, and may lead to unconsciousness. Causes eye irritation. Causes skin irritation. May cause respiratory tract irritation. Do not ingest. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Do not breathe vapor or mist. Keep container closed. Use with adequate ventilation. Use only with adequate ventilation Wash thoroughly after handling.!Routes of entry: Skin contact. Eye contact. Inhalation. Potential Health EffectsEye contact: Causes eye irritation.Skin contact: Causes skin irritation.Inhalation: May cause respiratory tract irritation. Inhalation causes headaches, dizziness, drowsiness, and nausea, and may lead to unconsciousness.Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed.Medical conditions aggravated by overexposure: None identified.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS: No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: No component of this product at levels greater than 0.1 percent is identified as a carcinogen by ACGIH or the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). No component of this product present at levels greater than 0.1% is identified as a carcinogen by the U.S. National Toxicology Program (NTP) or the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA).
First Aid: Eye contact: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately.Skin contact: In case of contact, immediately flush skin with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash clothing before reuse. Thoroughly clean shoes before reuse. Get medical attention immediately.Inhalation: If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention immediately.Ingestion: Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical attention immediately.
Health Rating: 2*
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: 2011-04-04
MSDS Date: 2007-07-16
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Do not ingest. Avoid contact with skin and clothing. Avoid contact with eyes. Use only with adequate ventilation Avoid breathing vapor or mist. Wash thoroughly after handling.Keep container tightly closed. Keep container in a cool, well-ventilated area. Empty containers may contain harmful, flammable/combustible or explosive residue or vapors. Do not cut, grind, drill, weld, reuse or dispose of containers unless adequate precautions are taken against these hazards.
Disposal: Dispose of in accordance with all applicable local and national regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Diisopropanolamine000110-97-41.0-5.0
Diethylene glycol000111-46-65.0-10.0
Diethylene glycol monobutyl ether000112-34-51.0-5.0
Polyethylene glycol, monobutyl ester009004-77-710.0-15.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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