Skip Navigation

Household Products Database banner

Quick search

Advanced Search triangular bullet

Browse by category
Inside the Home
Home Maintenance
Personal Care
Arts & Crafts
Pet Care
Auto Products
Home Office
Commercial / Institutional

Browse A to Z
Products Names
Types of Products

Support pages
About the Database
Product Recalls
Contact Us
More Resources



Home Products Manufacturers Ingredients Health Effects
Product Information
Product Name: Gain Liquid Laundry Detergent-04/13/2007-Old Product
Form: powder
Product Category: Inside the Home » detergent » Laundry
Inside the Home » laundry » Detergent
Customer Service: 800-888-4246
Date Entered: 2008-07-22
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
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
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?) (Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Health Effects
Enter text or highlight term...
Warnings: CAUTION: Eye irritant. Harmful if swallowed.

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. If swallowed, give a glassful of water. Call a physician. In case of eye contact, flush with water.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Health Hazards:

Ingestion: May cause transient gastrointestinal irritation.

Eye Contact: Contact may cause mild, transient irritation.

Skin: Prolonged/repeated contact may cause irritation.

Inhalation: None.

Signs and Symptoms of Exposure:

Ingestion: May result in nausea, vomiting, and/or diarrhea.

Eye Contact: May cause stinging, tearing, itching, swelling, and/or redness.

Skin: Prolonged contact with concentrated material may be drying or transiently irritating to skin.

Inhalation: None.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No chronic health effects reported.
Carcinogenicity: NTP: No


First Aid: Ingestion: Drink a glassful of water.

Eye Contact: Flush eyes with water for 10 to 15 minutes.

Skin: If prolonged contact occurs, rinse thoroughly with water. If spilled on clothing, change clothes.

If symptoms persist or reoccur, seek medical attention.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 1
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: 2007-04-12
Handling: Precautions To Be Taken in Handling and Storing: No unusual precautions necessary.
Disposal: Disposal is to be performed in compliance with all Federal, state/provincial and local regulations.Non Household Setting: For non household use/larger quantities, incineration is preferred. Do not landfill.Household Use: Consumer produced household solutions may be disposed of down the drain with running water. may be disposed of in refuse or in sewer. Consumer may discard empty container in trash, or recycle where facilities exist.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Enzyme(s) (unspecified)000000-00-3
Surfactant(s) (unspecified)000000-00-4
Ethanol/SD Alcohol 40000064-17-50.5-5
Monoethanolamine (MEA)000141-43-51.0-5.0
Sodium tetraborate anhydrous001330-43-40.5-5
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
HHS.GOV Household Products Database Home Page National Library of Medicine