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CAUTION: AVOID CONTACT WITH SKIN AND EYES. Wash thoroughly after handling. In case of eye contact, flush immediately with water for 15 minutes and call a physician immediately. Contains Alkaline Sodium Silicate. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. NOT FOR INTERNAL CONSUMPTION. (Silicate Cement, Black in caulk tube) Bar Code: 0 75339 00466 1
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS Inhalation of dust generated from dried product is not likely, but may cause respiratory irritation.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS Overexposure to dusts containing quartz may result in respiratory dysfunction. Prolonged or repeated contact may cause mild skin and eye irritation.
From MSDS The ingredients in this product are not identified as carcinogens by NTP (Fifth Annual Report on Carcinogens).