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Product Information
Product Name: Tile Guard Heavy Duty Acidic Cleaner
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » tile » Cleaner
Home maintenance » cleaner » Tile
Customer Service: 800-445-0619
Date Verified: 2009-12-28
Date Entered: 2009-12-28
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Homax, Inc.
Address: 200 Westerly Road
City: Bellingham
State: WA
Zip Code: 98226
Telephone Number: 360-733-9029
Fax Number: 360-647-1071
Toll Free Number: 800-321-6330
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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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: DANGER POISON. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. CAUTION: Contains HYDROCHLORIC ACID, PHOSPHORIC AND 2-BUTOXYETHANOL. POISON: Fatal if swallowed. CORROSIVE: Causes severe burns. Vapor Harmful. Use only with adequate ventilation. Avoid breathing vapors, sprays or mists. Do not swallow or take internally. Do not get in eyes, on skin or on clothing. Wash thoroughly after handling. Keep container closed. Use only in a well-ventilated area.Keep away from heat, sparks and flame. Do not expose to heat or store at temperatures above 120 deg. F. Open container carefully. Clean up spills, rags and papers, and dispose of them promptly.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdenrificationPotential Health EffectsEye: Corrosive. Vapors are irritating and may cause damage to the eyes. Contact may cause severe burns and permanent eye damage.Skin: Corrosive! Can cause redness, pain, and severe skin burns.Ingestion: POISON: MAY BE FATAL IF SWALLOWED. CORROSIVE! Can cause immediate pain and burns of the mouth, throat, esophagus and gastrointestinal tract. May cause nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea, and in severe cases, death.Inhalation: Corrosive! Inhalation of vapors can cause coughing, choking, inflammation of the nose, throat, and upper respiratory tract, and in severe cases, can lead to chemical pneumonitis and pulmonary edema.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Long term exposure to concentrated vapors may cause erosion of teeth. Long term exposures seldom occur due to corrosive properties of the acid.
Carcinogenicity: NTP: NoIARC: Group 3
First Aid: Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention immediately.Skin: Immediately flush skin with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Remove any contaminated clothing and wash thoroughly before reuse.Eye: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, lifting lower and upper eyelids occasionally. Get medical attention immediately.Ingestion: DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Give large quantities of water and get medical attention immediately. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
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: 2009-12-28
MSDS Date: 2007-10-02
Handling/Disposal
Handling: POISON: MAY BE FATAL IF SWALLOWED. DANGER: Contains Hydrochloric Acid and Phosphoric Acid. CORROSIVE: Causes severe burns. Do not get in eyes, on skin or clothing. VAPORS HARMFUL: Do not breathe or swallow vapor or fumes. Fumes are corrosive to metal. Do not use chlorine bleach, mildew removers, or any other products, as toxic fumes may result.Store securely closed in original container in a well ventilated area inaccessible to small children or pets. Do not reuse empty container. When empty, rinse thoroughly with water and recycle container or discard in the trash. Keep Out Of Reach Of Children.
Disposal: Follow federal, provincial or state and local government requirements for disposal. Container disposal: Do not reuse empty container. Carefully rinse empty container and wrap in newspaper then discard in trash or rinse and recycle if appropriate.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
2-Butoxyethanol000111-76-21.0-5.0
Hydrochloric acid007647-01-010.0-20.0
Phosphoric acid007664-38-210.0-20.0
Octylphenoxypoly(ethoxyethanol)009036-19-51.0-5.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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