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KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. CAUTION: CAUSES MODERATE EYE IRRITATION. AVOID CONTACT WITH EYES. HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED. FIRST AID: IF SWALLOWED: DRINK 1 OR 2 GLASSES OF WATER. CALL A PHYSICIAN OR POISON CONTROL CENTER. IF IN EYES: IN CASE OF CONTACT IMMEDIATELY FLUSH EYES WITH PLENTY OF WATER. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION IF IRRITATION PERSISTS.
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS Ingestion: May cause transient gastrointestinal irritation. Eye Contact: May cause mild, transient irritation. Inhalation: Heavy exposure to dust may cause transient respiratory tract irritation. Prolonged heavy exposure to dust may cause respiratory sensitization. Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: Not listed
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS Same as acute hazards. This product has a relatively low order of toxicity. It may be irritating, but it is not expected to be corrosive. It is expected to be emetic.
The manufacturer's Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) does not state whether the ingredients are considered carcinogens or potential carcinogens.
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
From MSDS Precautions To Be Taken in Handling and Storing: Avoid skin contact and breathing product dust. Store in a cool, dry place. Keep product dry to maintain free-flowing granules.
From MSDS DISPOSAL IS TO BE PERFORMED IN COMPLIANCE WITH ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL REGULATIONS. Small (household) solutions may be disposed of in sewer. Dry product may be landfilled if permitted by local regulations. Do not reuse container except with Ace with Bleach Refill. Discard empty container in trash.