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Product Name: Kent pH Control Plus for Fresh Water or Marine
Form: powder
Product Category: Pet Care » pH control » Fish
Customer Service: 770-966-5200
Date Entered: 2003-10-13
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Kent Marine, Inc.
Address: 5401 West Oakwood Park Drive
City: Franklin
State: WI
Zip Code: 53132
Telephone Number: 800-255-4527
Fax Number: 414-421-4195
Toll Free Number: 800-255-4527
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-15
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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Warnings: Contains strongly basic carbonic acid salts. Do not breathe fumes. Avoid contact with skin. Do not mix with household chemicals! Corrosive and irritating! Harmful if swallowed! Keep out of reach of children! First Aid: If swallowed: rinse mouth, give water. In the event of eye or skin contact, flush with water for at least 15 minutes. CONTACT A PHYSICIAN IMMEDIATELY!
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Eyes: Severe irritant, mild irritant.
Skin: May cause irritation.
Inhalation: May cause irritation of nose, throat and respiratory tract
Ingestion: Mildly toxic by ingestion. May cause nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pains.
Inhalation: Dust irritation
Skin Contact: N/A
Skin Absorption: Large amounts may cause alkalosis.
Eye Contact: Dust irritation
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
None known.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
No information provided.
First Aid: From MSDS
Eyes: Flush eyes for 15 minutes including under lids. Call PHYSICIAN
Skin: Wash contaminated area with large amounts of water. Remove
contaminated clothing.
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION.
Ingestion: Dilute by giving 2 glasses of milk or water. GET IMMEDIATE MEDICAL ATTENTION.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2002-02-27
Handling: From MSDS Store material in sealed containers in a dry place, awayfrom acids. Protect containers from physical damage.
Disposal: From MSDS No information provided.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Sodium bicarbonate000144-55-8<90
Sodium carbonate000497-19-8<20
Magnesium carbonate000546-93-0<5
Sodium borate decahydrate (borax)001303-96-4<5
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