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Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS ROUTES OF ENTRY: Skin and eye contact, oral ingestion. HEALTH HAZARDS (ACUTE AND CHRONIC): Mild eye irritant. SIGNS OF SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE: Instillation into the eyes may result in transient superficial effects similar to those produced by other mild toilet soaps. Oral ingestion may result in mild gastrointestinal irritation with nausea, vomiting or diarrhea. MEDICAL CONDITIONS GENERALLY AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE: Use on irritated or extremely dry skin may aggravate the existing condition.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS Use on irritated or extremely dry skin may aggravate the existing condition.
The manufacturers Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) does not state whether the ingredients are considered carcinogens or potential carcinogens.
From MSDS In case of accidental eye contact, flush thoroughly with water. For oral ingestion, dilute with fluids and treat symptomatically. For skin irritation, discontinue use.
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 storing where moisture contacts case or wrapper.
From MSDS Small quantities: Dispose of as dry scalp or flush down sewer with large excess of water. Large quantities: Dispose of at approved landfill. Disposal is to be performed in compliance with all regulations.