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Product Name: Cascade Dishwashing Detergent Gel, Fresh Scent-Old Product
Form: gel
Product Category: Inside the Home » detergent » Automatic Dishwashing
Inside the Home » automatic dishwashing » Detergent
Customer Service: 866-511-6529
Date Entered: 2012-06-03
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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: Irritant. Harmful if swallowed or put in mouth. May irritate eyes or skin.

Dangerous fumes form when mixed with other products. Do not mix with dishwashing liquids, ammonia, or other cleaning products. Do not get in eyes. Do not get on skin or clothing. Do not breathe fumes.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Potential Health Effects

Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed or put in mouth. Esophageal irritation possible with exposure to more than one mouthful. Do not induce emesis or further irritation may result from re-exposure.

Eye contact: Contact may cause irritation.

Skin contact: Irritating to skin.

Inhalation: None.

Signs and Symptoms of Exposure:

Ingestion: Irritation of the mouth and gastrointestinal tract, with nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. Substantial ingestions may produce hematemesis and possibly moderate to severe gastrointestinal irritation. Esophageal stricture formation is not expected.

Eye contact: May cause stinging, tearing, itching, swelling, and/or redness of the eyes.

Skin contact: May result in transient skin irritation (redness, swelling) upon prolonged contact with undiluted material.

Inhalation: None known.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No chronic health effects reported.
Carcinogenicity: This finished product is not carcinogenic.


First Aid: Ingestion: If swallowed, do NOT induce vomiting. Give a glassful of water and call a poison control centre or physician immediately.

Eye contact: Flush eyes with water for 15 minutes. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.

Skin contact: Rinse exposed area with water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.

Inhalation: Move exposed individual to fresh air.

Note to Physician: (if applicable) Treat symptomatically
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 2
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2010-06-01
Handling: None.
Disposal: Product used in household may be disposed of in refuse or in sewer.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Sodium carbonate000497-19-83.0-7.0
Sodium benzoate000532-32-1
Sodium hydroxide001310-73-20.5-1.5
Sodium silicate001344-09-87.0-13.0
Zinc Carbonate003486-35-9
Sodium hypochlorite007681-52-90.5-1.5
Nitric acid007697-37-2
Sodium sulfate007757-82-6
Pentasodium tripolyphosphate007758-29-410.0-30.0
Sodium Polyacrylate009003-04-7
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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