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Product Information
Product Name: Radio Shack VHS Wet/Dry System
Form: liquid
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » video recorder » Cleaner
Inside the Home » electronics » Cleaner
Customer Service: 800-843-7422
Date Entered: 2001-08-13
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Radio Shack
Address: 300 Radio Shack Circle
City: Fort Worth
State: TX
Zip Code: 76102
Telephone Number: 817-415-3700
Fax Number: 817-415-6880
Toll Free Number: 800-843-7422
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Flammable liquid. Harmful if swallowed or inhaled. Affects central nervous system. Causes irritation. Keep away from heat, sparks and flame.
Keep container closed. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid breathing vapor.
Wash thoroughly after handling. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Exposure/Health Effects
Inhalation: May cause irritation of the nose and throat. Exposure to high concentrations has a narcotic effect, producing symptoms of drowsiness, headache, staggering, unconsciousness and possibly death.
Ingestion: May cause drowsiness, unconsciousness, and death. Gastrointestinal pain, cramps, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea may also result. The single lethal dose for a human adult = about 250 mL (SAX Sixth Edition).
Skin Contact: Has a defatting action of the skin that can cause irritation. May cause irritation with a stinging effect and burning sensation.
Eye Contact: Vapors may irritate the eyes. Splashes may cause severe irritation, possible corneal burns and eye damage.
Aggravation of Pre-existing Conditions: Persons with pre-existing skin disorders or eye problems or impaired respiratory function may be more susceptible to the effects of the substance.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Prolonged contact with skin may cause mild irritation, drying, cracking, or contact dermatitis may develop.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
No Information given.
First Aid: From MSDS
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Call a physician.
Ingestion: Give water to drink. Induce vomiting if medical help not is immediately available. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical attention immediately.
Skin Exposure: Remove any contaminated clothing. Wash skin with soap or mild detergent and water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention if irritation develops or persists.
Eye Exposure: Wash eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, lifting lower and upper eyelids occasionally. Get medical attention immediately.
Health Rating: 1.
Flammability Rating: 3
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: 1993-10-15
Handling: From MSDS
Keep away from heat, sparks and flame. Keep container closed. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid breathing vapor. Wash hands thoroughly after handling and before eating or smoking. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing.
Protect against physical damage. Store in a cool, dry well-ventilated
location, away from any area where the fire hazard may be acute. Outside
or detached storage is preferred. Separate from oxidizing materials.
Containers should be bonded and grounded for transfers to avoid static
sparks. Storage and use areas should be No Smoking areas. Use non-sparking
type tools and equipment.
Disposal: From MSDS
Larger spills and lot sizes can be collected as hazardous waste and atomized in a suitable RCRA approved combustion chamber, or absorbed with vermiculite, dry sand, earth or similar material for disposal as hazardous waste in a RCRA approved
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
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