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Product Name: Clairol Mens Choice Haircolor, Natural Dark Brown-12/20/2002-Old Product
Form: kit
Product Category: Personal care » haircolor » Men's Products
Customer Service: 800-252-4765
Date Entered: 2006-11-21
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Procter & Gamble Co.
Address: P.O. Box 599
City: Cincinnati
State: OH
Zip Code: 45201
Telephone Number: 513-983-1100
Fax Number: 513-562-4500
Toll Free Number: 800-543-7270
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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Warnings: Haircolor products can cause allergic reactions which in rare cases can be Severe. Tattoos may increase your risk of allergy to this product. Conduct a skin allergy test 48 hours before each time you color even if you have already used coloring products before. So remember to buy the product 48 hours in advance. Do not use the product at all if: •You have already experienced any reaction to haircolor products •You have sensitive, irritated or damaged scalp In these cases, consult a doctor before dying your hair with any haircolor product. Read and follow instructions on enclosed leaflet. In rare cases, use of hair colorants has been associated with skin depigmentation (skin lightening or loss of color). This may be temporary or permanent. If you notice any skin depigmentation or other allergic reaction such as pain or severe itching, discontinue use immediately.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS HEALTH HAZARDS AND HAZARD DATA FOR THE COLORANT-(MSDS 12/20/2002) The TLV of the mixture has not been established. EYE CONTACT: CAUTION. Unmixed oxidation haircolors are eye irritants. When oxidation haircolors are mixed with developers (hydrogen peroxide), the mixture may cause severe irritation and possible permanent eye injury. SKIN CONTACT: May cause skin irritation or sensitization in sensitized individuals. INHALATION: Inhalation of vapors may result in respiratory irritation. INGESTION: Moderately toxic. ROUTE OF ENTRY Inhalation: No; Ingestion: Yes; Skin: Yes. Pre-existing dermatitis would likely be made worse by exposure to these products. Bronchitis may be aggravated by irritant vapors. HEALTH HAZARDS AND HAZARD DATA FOR THE DEVELOPER-(MSDS 12/20/2002) The TLV of the mixture has not been established. EYE CONTACT: CAUTION. Developers are eye irritants. May cause severe irritation and possible permanent eye injury. SKIN CONTACT: Prolonged contact with skin may bleach it and cause burns. INHALATION: Not likely to be inhaled. INGESTION: Moderately toxic. ROUTE OF ENTRY Inhalation: No; Ingestion: Yes; Skin: Yes. Pre-existing dermatitis would likely be made worse by exposure to these products.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS HAZARD DATA FOR THE COLORANT A composite mixture of oxidative dyes has been tested in prolonged topical exposure studies of laboratory animals. No adverse effects on growth, reproduction or general health were observed. In topical studies no target organ toxicity was observed other than limited effect on treated skin. Pre-existing dermatitis would likely be made worse by exposure to these products. Bronchitis may be aggravated by irritant vapors. HAZARD DATA FOR THE DEVELOPER When developers were mixed with hair dyes and applied to the skin of animals for prolonged periods, no adverse effects on growth, reproduction or general health were observed. Prolonged contact with skin may result in bleaching and irritation of skin. Target Organs: Skin Pre-existing dermatitis would likely be made worse by exposure to these products.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS Not listed as carcinogen by NTP, IARC or OSHA.
First Aid: From MSDS Eye Contact: Remove contact lenses. Flush immediately with plenty of water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention IMMEDIATELY. Skin Contact: If spilled, wash skin immediately with soap and water (do not use solvents). Change into clean clothing. If skin irritation or sensitization develops, contact dermatologist. Inhalation: Remove person to fresh air. Increase ventilation. Ingestion: Rinse out mouth with water and administer large amounts of milk. Contact Poison Control Center.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2002-12-20
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS COLORANT Do not expose to sunlight. Keep away from radiators and heat. Do not store any haircolor after it has been mixed with developer. Decomposition of hydrogen peroxide may occur with increase in pressure and possible container rupture. DEVELOPER Keep in cool place. Avoid contamination. Keep closed when not in use. Store in the original tightly capped containers away from sunlight, heat sparks and flame. Do not store any tint, lightener, lotion or bleach powder after it has been mixed with developer; container may rupture. Never return unused material to original container. Empty containers should be rinsed with water before discarding. Keep out of reach of children. Other precautions: Decomposition of hydrogen peroxide may occur with increase in pressure and possible container rupture.
Disposal: From MSDS Products covered by this MSDS, in their original form, are considered non-hazardous waste according to RCRA. Additionally, disposal should be in accordance with all applicable Local, State and Federal regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Fragrance(s)/perfume(s)000000-00-1Colorant
Acrylates copolymer000000-45-9Developer
Acrylates/Steareth-20 Methacrylate copolymer000000-50-0Developer
PEG-50 hydrogenated palmamide000000-73-6Developer
Dihydroxypropyl PEG-5 Linoleammonium chloride000000-73-7Colorant
C12-15 Pareth-3000000-73-8Developer
C11-15 pareth-9000000-74-1Colorant
Steareth-21000000-74-3Developer
Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)000050-81-7Colorant
Propylene glycol000057-55-6Colorant
Isopropanol000067-63-0Colorant
Citric acid000077-92-9Colorant
p-Phenylenediamine000106-50-3Colorant
Hexylene glycol000107-41-5Colorant
Resorcinol000108-46-3Colorant
Oleamide MIPA000111-05-7Colorant
Diethylene glycol ethyl ether000111-90-0Colorant
Oleic acid000112-80-1Colorant
p-Aminophenol000123-30-8Colorant
Monoethanolamine (MEA)000141-43-5Colorant
Isopropyl palmitate000142-91-6Developer
Sodium carbonate000497-19-8Colorant
3-Aminophenol000591-27-5Colorant
4-Amino-2-hydroxytoluene002835-95-2Colorant
Oleth-2005274-65-7Developer
Oleth-5005353-27-5Developer
1-Acetoxy-2-Methylnaphthalene005697-02-9Colorant
Dilinoleic acid006144-28-1Colorant
Nonoxynol-4007311-27-5Developer
Hydrogen peroxide007722-84-1Developer
PEG-5 tallow amide008051-63-6Developer
Laureth-4009002-92-0Colorant
Hydroxyethyl cellulose009004-62-0Colorant
Polysorbate 20009005-64-5Developer
Nonoyl Nonoxynol-49009014-93-1Colorant
Behentrimonium chloride017301-53-0Colorant
Oleth-10024871-34-9Colorant
Nonoxynol-9026571-11-9Developer
Glyceryl monostearate031566-31-1Developer
Cetyl alcohol036653-82-4Developer
Olealkonium chloride037139-99-4Colorant
Ethanol, 2,2'-((4-aminophenyl)imino)bis-, sulfate (salt)058262-44-5Colorant
Decyl beta-D-glucopyranoside058846-77-8Colorant
Cocoamidopropylbetaine061789-40-0Colorant
Soytrimonium chloride061790-41-8Colorant
Cetostearyl alcohol067762-27-0Developer
Cocamide MEA068140-00-1Colorant
Alcohols, C16-18, ethoxylated068439-49-6Developer
1-Hydroxyethyl 4,5-diamino pyrazole sulfate155601-30-2Colorant
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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