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Product Name: Brasso Metal Polish-04/09/2008-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Inside the Home » brass » Polish
Inside the Home » polish » Brass
Customer Service: 800-228-4722
Date Entered: 2009-12-03
Manufacturer: Reckitt Benckiser, Inc.
Address: Morris Corporate Center IV 399 Interpace Parkway
City: Parsippany
State: NJ
Zip Code: 07054
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
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
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Warnings: Keep out of reach of children. Harmful or fatal if swallowed. Eye irritant, Vapors harmful, Combustible. Do not ingest or inhale. Use product in a well ventilated area. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep away from heat, sparks and flame. Keep container closed.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Caution: Eye Ittitant. Do not get in eyes. May cause respiratory and skin irritation. Use only in well ventilated areas. Contains Silica, Ammonia and Oxalic Acid. Keep out of reach of children.

Skin irritation: None expected during normal conditions of use.

Eye irritation: None expected during normal use. May cause eye irritation upon direct contact with eyes.

Inhalation: None expected during normal conditions of use.

Ingestion: Health injuries are not known or expected under normal use.

Sensitization: Not expected to be a skin sensitiser.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No information available.
Carcinogenicity: Not listed as carcinogenic by OSHA, NTP or IARC.
First Aid: Inhalation: If inhaled, move to fresh air. If irritation occurs or persists, get medical attention.

Skin contact: If on skin, wash with plenty of soap and water. If skin irritation occurs or persists, call a physician.

Eye contact: In case of eye contact, hold eyes open and immediately rinse eyes thoroughly with plenty of water. Remove any contact lenses and continue rinsing for at least 15 minutes. If irritation persists, consult a physician.

Ingestion: If swallowed, give a glass of water or milk. Call a physician or poison control center immediately. Never give an unconcious person anything to drink. Show the container or product label to the medical personnel.

Notes to physician: Probable mucosal damage may contraindicate the use of gastric lavage .
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 2
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 Verified Date: 2009-12-03
MSDS Date: 2008-04-09
Handling: Caution: Eye Irritant. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Use with adequate ventilation. Keep away from sources of ignition - No Smoking.Store in original container in areas inaccessable to small children and pets. Do not freeze.Keep out of reach of children. Not for use on silver, lacquered, painted or antiqued finished surfaces.
Disposal: Dispose of in accordance with local regulations. Empty container can be disposed of as household trash or rinsed and recycled where appropriate.
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