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Product Information
Product Name: STP Heavy Duty Brake Fluid, DOT 3-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » fluid » Brakes
Customer Service: 800-222-7784
Date Verified: 2009-07-31
Date Entered: 2007-12-18
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Armored AutoGroup Inc
Address: 39 Old Ridgebury Road
City: Danbury
State: CT
Zip Code: 06810
Telephone Number: 800-222-7784
Toll Free Number: 800-222-7784
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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS:
HEALTH HAZARD DATA
Warning
Clear amber liquid with a mild odor.
Accidental ingestion of this material may cause gastrointestinal disturbances including irritation, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.
Aspiration from ingestion may cause central nervous system depression and kidney and liver damage.
Breathing vapors or mists may cause mucous membrane irritation.
May cause eye irritation or possible corneal injury.
Prolonged skin contact may cause irritation.
Oral Toxicity: Accidental ingestion of a small amount may cause gastrointestinal discomfort with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. A large ingestion may produce central nervous system depression and kidney and liver damage.
Eye Irritation: May cause moderate to severe eye irritation and possible corneal damage.
Skin Irritation: Prolonged or repeated exposure may cause skin irritation.
Dermal Toxicity: A single prolonged exposure is not likely to result in material being absorbed in harmful amounts. Prolonged or repeated skin exposure to a very large amount of some of the ingredients of this formulation may cause drowsiness. Inhalation Toxicity: High concentrations of vapors may cause respiratory irritation experienced as nasal discomfort and discharge.
Acute Toxicity Values Product: No information available.
Sensitization: No evidence of sensitization from available data.
Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: A knowledge of the available toxicology information and of the physical and clinical properties of this material suggests that overexposure is unlikely to aggravate existing medical conditions.

Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:
Prolonged or repeated skin contact with this product may possibly lead to irritation and dermatitis. Prolonged or repeated inhalation or ingestion may lead to central nervous system, gastrointestinal disturbances and possible adverse reproductive effects.

Carcinogenicity:
None of the components of this product is listed as a carcinogen or suspected carcinogen by IARC, NTP or OSHA.

First Aid:
Swallowing: If swallowed, get immediate medical advice by calling a Poison Control Center or emergency room. If advice is not available, then give 1 or 2 glasses of water or milk and induce vomiting. Take victim and product container to the nearest emergency treatment center or hospital. Do not attempt to give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Skin: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash all affected and exposed areas with soap and water. If irritation or redness develops or persists, seek medical attention.
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air if effects occur and seek 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 tearing develops, seek medical attention.
Notes To Physician: There is no specific antidote. Treatment should be directed at the control of symptoms and clinical conditions.

Health Rating: 2*
Flammability Rating: 1
Reactivity Rating: 1
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: 1999-10-20
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
Handling Procedures

Disposal:
Incinerate, recycled, treat or landfilled in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.

Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Methoxydiglycol000111-77-30-5
Diethylene glycol ethyl ether000111-90-00-2
Diethylene glycol monobutyl ether000112-34-50-10
Methoxytriglycol000112-35-60-35
Ethoxytriglycol000112-50-50-45
Butoxytriglycol000143-22-60-70
Polyalkylene glycol009038-95-30-10
Glycols, polyethylene025322-68-30-35
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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