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Product Information
Product Name: Kingsford Odorless Charcoal Lighter 2 Qt.
Form: liquid
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » charcoal lighter » Barbeque grille
Customer Service: 800-232-4745
Date Verified: 2009-07-31
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
Toll Free Number: 800-227-1860
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?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: From Label: DANGER: Harmful or fatal if swallowed. Combustible. Contains petroleum distillates. Do not ingest. Avoid breathing vapors. Use in well ventilated area. Avoid prolonged contact with skin. First Aid: If swallowed - do not induc3e vomiting. Call a physician immediately. Inhalation - remove from exposure. If eye irritation or breathing problems persist, call a physician. Eyes - Rinse with water for 15 minutes If irritation persists, call a physician. Never add to hot coals or fire. Store away from direct sunlight or heat source. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. From MSDS: Vapors may cause irritation to the nose, throat, and respiratory tract. Repeated or prolonged exposure to concentrations above the Worker Exposure Limit may cause central nervous system depression (e.g. dizziness, weakness, nausea, headaches and/or unconsciousness). Small amounts of liquid aspirated into lungs can cause chemical pneumonitis which can be fatal. Liquid may be irritating to eyes and skin. Solvents similar to this product have caused adverse kidney effects in male rats after prolonged and repeated inhalation exposure. Reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupational exposure to solvents with permanent brain and nervous system damage. Preexisting eye, skin, and respiratory disorders may be aggravated by exposure to this product. FIRST AID: INGESTION: DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Call a physician immediately. INHALATION: Remove from exposure. If irritation or breathing problems persist, call a physician. EYE CONTACT: Flush eyes thoroughly with water for at least 15 minutes; then call a physician. SKIN CONTACT: Wash skin with soap and water. If irritation occurs, call a physician.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Vapors may cause irritation to the nose, throat, and respiratory tract. Repeated or prolonged exposure to concentrations above the Worker Exposure Limit may cause central nervous system depression (e.g. dizziness, weakness, nausea, headaches and/or unconsciousness). Small amounts of liquid aspirated into lungs can cause chemical pneumonitis which can be fatal. Liquid may be irritating to eyes and skin. Solvents similar to this product have caused adverse kidney effects in male rats after prolonged and repeated inhalation exposure. Reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupational exposure to solvents with permanent brain and nervous system damage. Preexisting eye, skin, and respiratory disorders may be aggravated by exposure to this product.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Repeated or prolonged exposure to concentrations above the Worker Exposure Limit may cause central nervous system depression (e.g. dizziness, weakness, nausea, headaches and/or unconsciousness). Solvents similar to this product have caused adverse kidney effects in male rats after prolonged and repeated inhalation exposure. Reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupational exposure to solvents with permanent brain and nervous system damage.
Carcinogenicity: This material is not on the IARC, OSHA, or NTP carcinogen lists.
First Aid: FroINGESTION: DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Call a physician immediately. INHALATION: Remove from exposure. If irritation or breathing problems persist, call a physician. EYE CONTACT: Flush eyes thoroughly with water for at least 15 minutes; then call a physician. SKIN CONTACT: Wash skin with soap and water. If irritation occurs, call a physician.
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 Verified Date: 2009-07-31
MSDS Date: 1998-10-01
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Keep container closed when not in use. Store away from open flames, sparks, heat sources, direct sunlight, strong oxidants, and corrosives. Do not smoke while using this product. Stable under normal use and storage conditions. Avoid contact with strong oxidants such as liquid chlorine, concentrated oxygen, and sodium or calcium hypochlorite.
Disposal: Dispose of in accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local regulations. Do not wash down sanitary sewer.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Stoddard solvent008052-41-30-100
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, medium aliphatic064742-88-70-100
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