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Product Name: Dawn Power Dissolver-08/24/2005-Old Product
Form: viscous liquid
Product Category: Inside the Home » degreaser » Cleaner
Inside the Home » pre treat » Dishwash
Customer Service: 800-725-3296
Date Entered: 2007-01-17
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Manufacturer: Procter & Gamble Co.
Address: P.O. Box 599
City: Cincinnati
State: OH
Zip Code: 45201
Telephone Number: 513-983-1100
Fax Number: 513-562-4500
Toll Free Number: 800-543-7270
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-14
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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: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. Do not reuse this package for storing beverages or other liquids.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS Health Hazards Eye Contact: Eye irritant. Skin: Skin irritant Inhalation: Mucous membrane irritant Ingestions: Mucous membrane irritant Signs and Symptoms of Exposure: Eye Contact: May cause transient irritation (stinging, tearing, itching, swelling, and/or redness) of the eyes. Skin Contact: May cause mild to moderate irritation (redness, drying, cracking), depending on exposures. Inhalation: Inhaling aerosolized products may cause irritation of the mucous membranes. Ingestion: Oral ingestion may result in irritation of the mouth and gastrointestinal tract, with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Substantial ingestions may produce moderate gastrointestinal irritation.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS MSDS provides no information about chronic health effects resulting from prolonged or frequent use of this product. Because the MSDS does not list all of the actual chemical ingredients, chronic effects cannot be predicted. (See the accompanying
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS DAWN POWER DISSOLVER does not require warning labeling under California Proposition 65.
First Aid: From MSDS Eye Contact: Transient irritation where redness or stinging may results. No permanent damage expected. Rinse thoroughly with plenty of lukewarm water for 2-3 minutes. If symptoms persist, see medical advice. Skin contact: May cause mild to moderate irritation, depending on exposure. Rinse affected area with water to minimize irritation. Discontinue use of product. If symptoms persist, seek medical advice. Inhalation: Inhaling aerosolized products may cause irritation of the mucous membranes. Go in open air and ventilate suspected area. If irritation is experienced, mouth and throat may be rinsed with water. Aerosolized product adhering in the nasal cavity may be rinsed / diluted / with saline / plain water. If irritation or asthma-like symptoms persist, seek medical advice. Ingestion: Possible gastro-intestinal irritation with nausea, vomiting, diarrhea. Drink water to dilute product. Do not induce vomiting. Act immediately to reduce possibility of mucosal irritation. If symptoms persist, seek medical advice.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 1
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2005-08-24
Handling: From MSDS No unusual precautions necessary.
Disposal: From MSDS Method: DISPOSAL IS TO BE PERFORMED IN COMPLIANCE WITH ALL REGULATIONS. Undiluted waste product from this product would be RCRA ***Corrosive*** hazardous if pH is 12.5 or more. Check pH before deciding the disposal route. Hazardous waste treatment to reduce the pH may become necessary prior to disposal. Do not landfill. Household waste may be disposed of down the sewer.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Monoethanolamine (MEA)000141-43-53.0-7.0
Sodium hydroxide001310-73-2<1
Dispensing/stabilizing/buffering agent(s)999999-49-9
Dishwasher/china protection agent(s)999999-70-1
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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