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Product Information
Product Name: Amway Pursue Disinfectant Cleaner
EPA Registration Code: 6836-138-6718
Form: liquid
Product Category: Inside the Home » cleaner » Disinfectant
Inside the Home » disinfectant » Cleaner
Inside the Home » multipurpose » Hard Surface Cleaner
Customer Service: 800-424-9300
Date Entered: 2015-11-01
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Amway Corporation
Address: 7575 Fulton Street East
City: Ada
State: MI
Zip Code: 49355
Telephone Number: 616-787-6000
Toll Free Number: 800-253-6500
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-27
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?) (Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Hazard statements:

Causes skin irritation

Causes serious eye damage

Precautionary Statements - Prevention?

Wash hands thoroughly after handling?

Wear eye/face protection

Wear protective gloves

Precautionary Statements - Response?


IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician


IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water

If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention

Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse?

Precautionary Statements - Disposal?

Dispose of contents/container to an approved waste disposal plant?
Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification:

This material is considered hazardous by the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200) Potential Health Effects

Routes of Exposure: Eye contact, Skin contact, Ingestion, Inhalation.

Eye Contact: Avoid contact with eyes. Severely irritating to eyes.

Skin Contact: Avoid contact with skin. Irritating to skin.

Inhalation: Inhalation of vapors or mists may cause irritation of the upper respiratory tract.

Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed. Ingestion of this product can cause irritation of the mouth and throat, upset stomach, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.

Aggravated Medical Conditions: Exposure to this product may aggravate pre-existing skin, eye, and respiratory disorders.?
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:?

Skin Contact: Irritating to skin.

Eye Contact: Risk of serious damage to eyes.
Carcinogenicity: No information available.
First Aid: Eye contact: Remove contact lenses. Rinse with gentle stream of water for 15 minutes, holding eyelids open. Get medical advice by calling a poison control center, doctor or hospital emergency room.?

Skin contact: Rinse skin thoroughly with water.?

Inhalation: Move to fresh air. If irritation or breathing difficulty develops, GET MEDICAL ADVICE by calling a poison control center, doctor or hospital emergency room.

Ingestion: If victim is a child, give 4-8 ounces of water. For adults, give 8-12 ounces of water. Do not induce vomiting when this product is swallowed. If vomiting occurs spontaneously, keep victim in an upright position. GET MEDICAL ADVICE by calling a poison control center, doctor or hospital emergency room.?

Notes to Physician: Probable mucosal damage may contraindicate the use of gastric lavage. Measures against circulatory shock, respiratory depression and convulsion may be needed.?
MSDS Date: 2015-06-18
Handling: ?Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.?
Disposal: Disposal should be in accordance with applicable regional, national and local laws and regulations. Only empty packaging can be recycled.?
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
C12-15 pareth-12 carboxylic acid000000-06-5
Tetrasodium EDTA000064-02-82.0-3.0
Ethanol/SD Alcohol 40000064-17-5
Sodium metasilicate006834-92-0
Benzalkonium chloride008001-54-5
Alkyl(C12-16)dimethylbenzylammonium chloride068424-85-11.0-2.0
Mixed dialkyl (C8-C10) dimethyl ammonium chloride068424-95-32.0-3.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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