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Product Information
Product Name: Shower to Shower Absorbent Powder
Form: powder
Product Category: Personal Care » body powder » Personal Cleanliness
Customer Service: 732-524-0400
Date Entered: 1996-08-21
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Manufacturer: Johnson & Johnson
Address: 1 Johnson & Johnson Plaza
City: New Brunswick
State: NJ
Zip Code: 08933
Telephone Number: 732-524-0400
Toll Free Number: 888-638-5242
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
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, (M)SDS, prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the (M)SDS. (What is an (M)SDS?)
Health Effects
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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS Inhalation: From normal cosmetic use, no effects expected. PHYSICIANS NOTE: Massive accidental aspiration may cause impaction blockage of airways. Lesser amounts may lead to bronchoconstriction, bronchitis, pulmonary edema, or fibrosis. This product contains no detectable asbestiform minerals or free crystalline silica (quartz) as per CTFA methods J-4-1 and J-5-1. Eye Contact: Direct eye contact may cause irritation and tearing (lacrimation). Skin Contact: No effects expected. Granulomas have been reported with introduction of talc into broken skin. As with any mineral powder, do not apply product to broken skin. Ingestion: No effects expected. This material has a low oral toxicity. Ingestion of toxic quantities of material is not likely to occur. Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: None expected.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS No information on chronic effects given.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS These materials are not listed by OSHA, NTP, or IARC as carcinogens or potential carcinogens.
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 Date: 1997-01-10
Handling: From MSDS No special storage or handling is necessary.
Disposal: From MSDS Dispose in accordance with federal, state, and local regulations. This material is not considered a hazardous waste under 40 CFR 261-Identification and Listing of Hazardous Waste.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Sodium bicarbonate000144-55-8
Talc (non-fibrous)014807-96-644
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