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Product Name: STP Gas Treatment-8/3/2000-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » cleaner, fuel inj/carb » Fuel System & Air Intake
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 DATAWarningAccidental ingestion of a small amount of this material may cause gastrointestinal disturbances including irritation, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. A very large ingestion could result in fatigue, dizziness, coma, respiratory arrest and death. Chemical pneumonitis or noncardiogenic pulmonary edema can also develop.This material is an aspiration hazard; product can enter the lungs during swallowing or vomiting and cause lung damage.Maybe irritating to the eyes, skin and respiratory tract.Breathing vapors may cause harmful central nervous system effects including, dizziness, drowsiness, blurred vision, loss of consciousness and death.Combustible liquid. Product may present a moderate fire and explosion hazard.May cause chronic health effects.Oral Toxicity: May cause gastrointestinal disturbances including irritation, abdominal pain, belching, nausea, vomiting, frequent loose stools and diarrhea.Ingestion of large quantities may cause harmful central nervous system effects similar to those listed under
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS: Reports have associated repeated and prolonged overexposure to petroleum distillates with adverse liver, kidney and bone marrow effects and with permanent brain and nervous system damage. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the product may be harmful or fatal.
Carcinogenicity: This product contains kerosene. Repetitive direct skin application of kerosene over a two year period resulted in skin cancer in laboratory animals. Petroleum hydrocarbons of similar composition and boiling ranges have been known to product kidney damage and tumors in male rats following prolonged inhalation exposures.
First Aid: Swallowing: If swallowed, get immediate medical attention by calling a Poison Control Center or emergency room. Do not make person vomit unless instructed to do so by Poison Control Center Specialists. If medical advice cannot be obtained, then take the person and product to the nearest medical emergency treatment center or hospital. If vomiting occurs spontaneously, keep head below hips to prevent aspiration into the lungs and monitor for breathing difficulty.Skin: Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash all affected and exposed areas with soap and water. If skin irritation or redness persists seek medical attention. Inhalation: If symptoms of exposure develop, remove to fresh air. If breathing becomes difficult, administer oxygen. Administer artificial respiration if breathing has stopped. 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 persist, seek medical attention. Notes To Physician: There is no specific antidote. Treatment of overexposure should be directed at the control of symptoms and the clinical conditions. Aspiration of this product during induced emesis may result in severe lung injury. If evacuation of the stomach is necessary, use method least likely to cause aspiration, such as gastric lavage after endotracheal intubation. Large ingestions may result in naphthalene toxicity with hemolysis, fever, anemia, methemoglobinemia, seizures, acute renal failure and coma especially in patients with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency, sickle cell anemia or sickle trait.
Health Rating: 2*
Flammability Rating: 2
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 Verified Date: 2009-07-31
MSDS Date: 2000-08-03
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Handling Procedures Harmful or Fatal if Swallowed. Contains petroleum distillates.Avoid contact with eyes.Avoid contact with the skin and clothing.Avoid breathing vapors and mists.Keep away from heat sources, sparks and flame.Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling.Use only with adequate ventilation.Keep containers closed when not in use.Empty containers may retain hazardous residues.Do not cut or weld on or near empty or full drums.Do not reuse containers unless properly cleaned.Storage Procedures Do not store near potential sources of ignition.Store in a cool, dry well ventilated area away from heat, oxidizers and all sources of ignition.
Disposal: Waste material is a RCRA hazardous waste due to ignitibility. Recycle, incinerate or landfill in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Trade secret or proprietary formula000000-02-11.0-10.0
Naphthalene000091-20-30-2
Petroleum distillates (JP5 Jet fuel)008008-20-690-100
Kerosine, petroleum, hydrodesulfurized064742-81-090-100
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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