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Product Information
Product Name: Hercules Plastic Pipe and Fittings Cleaner, Yellow Label
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » joint primer » Pipe
Customer Service: 800-221-9330
Date Entered: 2011-03-28
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Manufacturer: Hercules Chemical Co.
Div. of Oatey SCS
Address: 4700 W. 160th. Street
City: Cleveland
State: OH
Zip Code: 44135
Telephone Number: 216-267-7100
Fax Number: 216-267-6538
Toll Free Number: 800-203-1155
Date Info Verified: 2015-02-18
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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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Warnings: Store in cool place, well-ventilated area. Keep away from open flame and sources of ignition. Use normal good personal hygiene.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationEmergency Overview: Poison. May be fatal if swallowed. Corrosive. Harmful by inhalation. The product causes burns of eyes, skin and mucous membranes. Reacts violently with water.Principal Routes of Exposure: Skin contact, Inhalation, Ingestion.Potential Health EffectsIngestion: No effects of exposure expected. Inhalation: Will cause irritation of mucous membranes, nose, eyes, and throat, coughing, difficulty in breathing. Exposure to high vapor concentration may cause headache, dizziness, nausea, narcosis. Skin contact: Vapors slightly uncomfortable, splashes irritating. Eye contact: Will cause painful burning or stinging of eyes and lids, watering of eyes and inflammation of conjunctiva.Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated By Exposure: No data found
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: None of the components is listed as a carcinogen or suspected carcinogen by IARC, NTP or OSHA.
First Aid: Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. If conscious, dilute by giving two glasses of water. Call a physician immediately. Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration, preferably mouth to mouth. If breathing is difficult give oxygen. Call a physician. Skin contact: Wash affected skin area with soapy water. Remove contaminated clothing. Eye contact: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for 15 minutes. Consult a physician.
Health Rating: 3
Flammability Rating: 4
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: 2011-03-28
MSDS Date: 2009-01-26
Handling: Store in cool place, well-ventilated area. Keep away from open flame and sources of ignition. Use normal good personal hygiene.
Disposal: Incinerate in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Methyl ethyl ketone000078-93-3
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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