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Product Information
Product Name: STP Universal Power Steering Fluid 12 FL. Oz-Old Product
Form: fluid
Product Category: Auto Products » power steering fluid » Power Steering
Customer Service: 888-464-7871
Date Entered: 2005-01-17
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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
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
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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?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: CAUTION: May cause eye irritation. Avoid eye and prolonged skin contact. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN From MSDS: Caution
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS Caution
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS Chronic Toxicity: Prolonged or repeated skin contact with this product tends to remove skin oil, leading to possible skin irritation or rash. Repeated or prolonged inhalation overexposure to oil mists may result in oil granuloma formation, respiratory irritation and increased risk of infection. Mutagenicity: No evidence of mutagenicity from available data. Reproductive Toxicity and Teratogenicity: No evidence of adverse reproductive effects from available data.
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: Do not induce vomiting. If vomiting occurs spontaneously, keep head below hips to prevent aspiration into the lungs. If symptoms develop get medical assistance by calling an emergency room or Poison Control Center. Skin: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash all affected and exposed areas with soap and water. If skin irritation or redness develops and persists, seek medical attention. High pressure injection of this product through the skin is a medical emergency. This product must be removed completely from under the skin. Seek immediate medical assistance. Inhalation: If symptoms of exposure develop, remove to fresh air. If breathing becomes difficult, administer oxygen. Administer artificial respiration if breathing has stopped and seek immediate medical attention. Eyes: Exposed eyes should be immediately flushed with copious amounts of water using a steady stream for a minimum of 15 minutes. If irritation, pain, swelling or redness occur, seek immediate medical attention. Notes To Physician There is no specific antidote. The petroleum oil and other ingredients in this product are unlikely to produce systemic symptoms following accidental ingestion. A serious potential toxic effect is aspiration pneumonitis which may lead to non-cardiogenic pulmonary edema. If aspiration is suspected the patient should be observed for signs of lung injury. Treatment of overexposure should be directed at the control of symptoms and the clinical conditions. Subcutaneous or intramuscular injection requires prompt surgical debridement. There may be no signs of injury or pain initially. Failure to provide immediate treatment may result in extensive necrosis.
Health Rating: 1
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: 1999-08-03
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS Handling Procedures
Disposal: From MSDS Dispose in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
MSDS: Proprietary or trade secret ingredient(s)000000-00-810.0-20.0
Paraffinic oil, lightly refined064741-89-580-90
Zinc dialkyldithiophosphate999999-46-6
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