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Product Information
Product Name: STP Octane Performance Booster-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » octane booster » Fuel System & Air Intake
Customer Service: 800-835-4523
Date Entered: 1996-09-03
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
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
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: Combustible, harmful or fatal if swallowed. If swallowed, do not induce vomiting. Call physician immediately. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, clothing. In case of contact, flush eyes and skin with water. For eyes, get medical attention. Do not inhale. Avoid prolonged breathing of vapors. Use with adequate ventilation. Keep away from heat and open flame. Will permanently stain any surface. If spilled, wipe up immediately and dispose of in accordance with all state and federal regulations. In case of accidental poisoning call 1-404-616-9000.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS Inhalation: No problem is expected with normal use of this product. Excessive inhalation of vapor or mist may cause irritation of the nose, throat and respiratory tract. May cause harmful central nervous system effects including euphoria, headache, dizziness, drowsiness, blurred vision, fatigue, tremors, convulsions, loss of consciousness, coma, respiratory arrest and death. Skin Contact: May cause irritation, seen as localized reddening and swelling. Prolonged or repeated exposures to this material may cause redness, burning, drying and cracking of the skin. Absorption as from prolonged or massive skin contact may result in toxicity. Eye Contact: Based on test information, this product is not expected to be an eye irritant. Ingestion: May cause gastrointestinal disturbances including: irritation, abdominal pain, belching, nausea, vomiting, frequent loose stools and diarrhea. Ingestion of a large quantity may cause harmful central nervous system effects similar to those listed under Inhalation. This material is an aspiration hazard; product can enter lungs during swallowing or vomiting and cause lung inflammation and damage.
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. Because of its irritating and defatting properties, this material may aggravate an existing skin condition. Respiratory symptoms associated with pre-existing lung disorders such as asthma may be aggravated by overexposure to this material.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS None of the ingredients is listed as a carcinogen or potential carcinogen by OSHA, NTP, or IARC. This product contains kerosene. Repetitive direct skin application of kerosene over a two-year period resulted in skin cancer in laboratory animals. The relevance of these findings to man is unknown.
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 Date: 1991-02-12
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS Keep out of the reach of children. Avoid eye and skin contact. Avoid breathing the vapors. Use only with adequate ventilation. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Store in a cool, dry well-ventilated area away from heat, oxidizers and all other sources of ignition. COMBUSTIBLE: Keep away from heat, oxidizers and all other sources of ignition. Keep container closed when not in use. Empty containers may retain product residue and may be dangerous. Do not cut, weld drill, etc. containers, even empty. Do not reuse empty containers unless properly cleaned.
Disposal: From MSDS Recycle, incinerate or landfill in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local regulations. Waste material of this product is a hazardous waste due to ignitability. Empty containers may retain product residue and may be dangerous. Do no
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
MSDS: Proprietary or trade secret ingredient(s)000000-00-810.0-20.0
Naphthalene000091-20-31.0-2.0
1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene000095-63-65.0-6.0
Xylene (mixed isomers)001330-20-71.0-2.0
Petroleum distillates (JP5 Jet fuel)008008-20-6<70-90
Stoddard solvent008052-41-3<70-90
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, light aromatic064742-95-65.0-15.0
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