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From Label: Contains 2-Butoxyethanol, Surfactants, and Fragrance. Contains no phosphorus. CAUTION: Avoid eye contact and prolonged skin contact. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS Principal Hazards: Warning
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS: Animals receiving repeated oral doses of 2-butoxyethanol, a component of this product, developed hemolytic anemia and secondary injury to the kidney and liver. Mutagenicity: 2-Butoxyethanol has been found to be mutagenic in bacteria (S. typhimurium). Reproductive Toxicity and Teratogenicity: 2-Butoxyethanol has been found to cause adverse reproductive effects in laboratory animals (both effects on fertility and developmental abnormalities by inhalation and oral routes).
None of the ingredients is listed as a carcinogen or potential carcinogen by IARC, NTP or OSHA.
Swallowing: No emergency care anticipated Skin: Flush with water. Inhalation: Remove to fresh air.Eyes: Flush with plenty of water. Seek medical attention if discomfort persists. Notes To Physician: There is no specific antidote. Treatment of overexposure should be directed at the control of symptoms and the clinical conditions.
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
Avoid contact with eyes. Avoid prolonged or repeated contact with the skin and clothing. Avoid breathing vapors. Use with adequate ventilation. Wash exposed skin thoroughly with soap and water after use. No special storage required. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Dispose in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.