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Product Information
Product Name: Glad Bags 4 gallon size
Form: plastic
Product Category: Inside the Home » plastic bag/wrap » Kitchen
Customer Service: 0
Date Entered: 2005-01-17
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Clorox Company, The
Address: 1221 Broadway
City: Oakland
State: CA
Zip Code: 94612
Telephone Number: 510-271-7000
Fax Number: 510-832-1463
Toll Free Number: 800-227-1860
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: From Label:
Warning: To avoid danger of suffocation, keep all plastic bags away from babies and children. Do not use plastic bags in cribs, beds, carriages or playpens.

From MSDS:
These products are inert, non-hazardous solid articles.

Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Principal Hazards

Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Chronic Toxicity: No chronic effects of exposure are expected for normal product use.

Mutagenicity: No evidence of mutagenicity from available information.
Reproductive Toxicity and Teratogenicity: No evidence of adverse reproductive effects from the available information.

California Proposition 65: These products do not contain chemicals regulated by the State of California under proposition 65.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
None of the ingredients is listed as a carcinogen or potential carcinogen
by IARC, NTP or OSHA.
First Aid: From MSDS

Swallowing: No adverse effects are expected, however, if this material is swallowed call a physician or poison control center.
Skin: No first aid is normally needed. For contact with molten bag material, flush area with large amounts of cold water. Do not attempt to remove material that adheres to the skin. Get prompt medical attention.
Inhalation: No harmful effects expected from normal use, If exposure to
decomposition products occurs and irritation develops, remove to fresh air. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.
Eyes: No first aid is normally needed.

Notes To Physician: No harmful systemic effects are expected from ingestion of these product. They are approved for food contact use.
Health Rating: 0
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 Date: 1999-08-04
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Handling Procedures: Keep bags away from excessive heat and flames.
Storage Procedures: Store in a cool, dry area away from excessive heat.

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Disposal: From MSDS
Dispose in accordance with federal, state and local regulations as
ordinary trash.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
1-Butene, polymer with ethene025087-34-799-100
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