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Product Information
Product Name: Hercules Wham
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » cleaner » Drain
Home maintenance » drain cleaner » Septic System
Home maintenance » drain cleaner/opener » Plumbing
Customer Service: 800-221-9330
Date Verified: 2011-03-28
Date Entered: 2011-03-29
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Manufacturer
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: 800-321-9535
Toll Free Number: 800-321-9535
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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Avoid contact with skin, eyes, and clothing. Avoid breathing vapors or mist. Wear Acid protective clothing. Make sure the closure is securely fastened. Wash thoroughly after handling.Keep away from oxidizing materials, ignition sources such as sparks and open flame. Observe all warning and precautions on the container label.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationEmergency Overview: Colorless liquid with a strong fragrant odor. Harmful if swallowed or inhaled. Causes irritation to eyes and skin.Potential Health Effects.Inhalation: Inhalation of vapors irritates the respiratory tract. At room temperature, inhalation of vapors is unlikelyIngestion: May cause sore throat, abdominal pain, vomiting and diarrhea.Eye: Causes eye irritation with redness and pain.Skin: Causes skin irritation.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:None.
Carcinogenicity: Not listed as a carcinogen by NTP, IARC or OSHA.
First Aid: Eye contact : Immediately flush victim
Health Rating: 3
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 2
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: 2010-07-25
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Avoid contact with skin, eyes, and clothing. Avoid breathing vapors or mist. Wear Acid protective clothing. Make sure the closure is securely fastened. Wash thoroughly after handling.Keep away from oxidizing materials, ignition sources such as sparks and open flame. Observe all warning and precautions on the container label.
Disposal: Do not flush to surface water or sanitary sewer system. Dispose of in accordance with Federal, State, and Local regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Trade secret or proprietary formula000000-02-13.0-10.0
Methyl benzoate000093-58-390-97
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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