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Product Information
Product Name: Comet Disinfectant Cleanser with Chlorinol-Old Product
Form: powder
Product Category: Inside the Home » tile » Cleaner
Inside the Home » cleanser » Bathroom
Inside the Home » disinfectant » Cleaner
Inside the Home » disinfectant cleaner » Bathroom & Kitchen
Customer Service: 800-262-1637
Date Entered: 2003-03-05
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Prestige Brands
Address: 660 White Plains Road Suite 250
City: Tarrytown
State: NY
Zip Code: 10591
Telephone Number: 914-524-6800
Toll Free Number: 800-962-4624
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-14
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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS Ingestion: Mild mucous membrane irritant. May result in gastrointestinal irritation with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Eye Contact: Mild eye irritant. Direct contact with eye may result in superficial, temporary irritation similar to those produced by other household detergents. Skin: Mild skin irritant. Prolonged skin contact or direct contact with eye may result in superficial, temporary irritation similar to those produced by other household detergents. Inhalation: Mild respiratory irritant. Unusually high exposures may cause coughing or irritation of nose and throat.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS Prolonged skin contact or direct contact with eye may result in superficial, temporary irritation similar to those produced by other household detergents.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS None
First Aid: From MSDS Emergency and First Aid Procedures: Ingestion: Dilute with fluids and treat symptomatically. Eye Contact: For accidental eye contact, flush thoroughly with water for 15 minutes. Skin: Wash with soap and water and discontinue use. Inhalation: For accidental, high level inhalation, remove to fresh air. Get medical attention if coughing persists. Other: Product package has a caution statement: CAUTION: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. May cause eye irritation. In case of eye contact, flush thoroughly with water. If irritation persists, see a physician. If swallowed, drink a glass of water to dilute. Do not mix with other products especially toilet bowl cleansers and products that contain ammonia.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2003-06-01
Handling: From MSDS Precautions To Be Taken in Handling and Storing: Avoid moisture when storing to prevent loss of bleaching action and to prevent caking. Other Precautions: None required.
Disposal: From MSDS Waste Disposal Method: Product contains biodegradable surfactant. If permitted, flush small quantities down sewer drain with large excess of water or dispose of at landfill. DISPOSAL IS TO BE PERFORMED IN COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL REGULATIONS. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION Calcium carbonate, an ingredient of this product, contains small amounts of crystalline silica (quartz) as a naturally occurring impurity. Prolonged, excessively high exposures to respirable crystalline silica may result in reduced lung function in some individuals. IARC has found sufficient evidence to classify crystalline silica as a carcinogen in animals, but there is limited evidence in humans. Product as a whole: CARCINOGENICITY: None known SENSITIZATION EFFECTS: None known REPRODUCTIVE EFFECTS: None known SYNERGISTIC EFFECTS: None known ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION No concerns
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-360-100
Cleaning agent(s)999999-47-1
Quality control agent(s)999999-49-8
Bleach (unspecified)999999-56-0
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