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Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationEmergency Overview: Vapours may cause drowsiness and dizziness. Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness or cracking. Combustible liquid.Potential Health EffectsInhalation: Vapours may cause drowsiness and dizziness.Skin Contact: Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness or cracking.Eye Contact: No specific hazards under normal use conditions.Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed.May cause drowsiness and dizziness.Signs and Symptoms: Defatting dermatitis signs and symptoms may include a burning sensation and/or a dried/cracked appearance.Aggravated Medical Condition: Pre-existing medical conditions of the following organ(s) or organ system(s) may be aggravated by exposure to this material: Skin.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:Possibility of organ or organ system damage from prolonged exposure
Not a carcinogen.
General Information: Keep victim calm. Obtain medical treatment immediately.Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If rapid recovery does not occur, transport to nearest medical facility for additional treatment. Inhalation of vapours require immediate medical attention.Skin Contact: Wash skin with water using soap if available. Wipe off excess material from exposed area.Eye Contact: Flush eye with copious quantities of water.Ingestion: In general no treatment is necessary unless large quantities are swallowed, however, get medical advice.Advice to Physician: Consult a Poison Control Centre for guidance. Dermatitis may result from prolonged or repeated exposure.