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Use Tarn-X Copper Glaze only on copper materials. Do not use on lacquered metals. Do not mix with other polishes. Always test a small area before cleaning all surfaces. Gloves are recommended if there is a history of sensitive skin. Use a clean, damp cloth when applying Tarn-X Copper Glaze.
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE: Eyes: Can cause slight to moderate irritation. Skin: No adverse effects expected during normal usage. Inhalation: Not a significant route of exposure. Ingestion: Not a significant route of exposure and no significant adverse effects expected. Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: None Expected.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS No information given.
The manufacturers Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) does not state whether the ingredients are considered carcinogens or potential carcinogens.
From MSDS Emergency First Aid Procedures: Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. Eye Contact: Flush eyes with water, get medical attention if irritation persists. Ingestion: Administer lukewarm water (pint) - if large quantities ingested, DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING, call a physician. Skin Contact: No treatment is necessary under ordinary circumstances.