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Product Information
Product Name: Vikor Fire Ant Killer
EPA Registration Code: 270-312
Form: crystals
Product Category: Pesticides » fire ants » Insecticide
Customer Service: 0
Date Verified: 2007-12-12
Date Entered: 2004-01-23
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Farnam Companies, Inc.
Div. Central Life Sciences
Address: 301 West Osborn Road
City: Phoenix
State: AZ
Zip Code: 85013
Telephone Number: 602-285-1660
Fax Number: 602-285-1803
Toll Free Number: 800-234-2269
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: Warning:
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Route(s) of Entry:
Inhalation? Yes
Skin? Yes
Eyes? Yes
Ingestion? Yes

Other: Potential Health Effects (Acute and Chronic)
Signs and Symptoms of Exposure
If swallowed, gastric upset and diarrhea can occur.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
None given.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
Carcinogenicity:
NTP? No
IARC Monographs? No
OSHA Regulated? No
First Aid: From MSDS
If in eyes: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water. Get medical attention, if irritation persists.
If ingested: Call physician or poison control center immediately. Drink 1 or 2 glasses of water and induce vomiting by touching back of throat with finger. If person is unconscious, do not give anything by mouth and do not induce vomiting.

Note to Physician
Medical conditions generally aggravated by exposure
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 Verified Date: 2007-12-12
MSDS Date: 2000-04-12
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Precautions to be taken in Handling
Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Food utensils such as spoons and measuring cups must not be used for food purposes after use in measuring pesticides.
Do not allow children or pets on treated areas until granules have been watered into the soil and the grass or soil is dry.

Precautions to be taken in storing.
Other precautions
Work/Hygienic/Maintenance Practices
Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling
Disposal: From MSDS
Completely empty container into application equipment. Do not reuse empty container. Wrap and place in trash collection.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Deltamethrin052918-63-50.1
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