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Product Name: Safer Brand Insect Killing Soap Concentrate, 5118-11/12/2014
EPA Registration Code: 42697-60
Form: liquid
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » home garden » Insecticide
Pesticides » garden » Insecticide
Pesticides » aphids » Insecticide
Pesticides » mites » Insecticide
Customer Service: 855-767-4264
Date Entered: 2017-06-12
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Safer, Inc.
Subs., Woodstream Corp.
Address: 69 N. Locust Street
City: Lititz
State: PA
Zip Code: 17543
Telephone Number: 717-626-2125
Fax Number: 717-626-1912
Toll Free Number: 855-767-4264
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-13
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: Hazard Statements

Danger. Highly flammable liquid and vapor.

Precautionary Statements


Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. No smoking Keep container tightly closed. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ ventilating/ lighting/ equipment. Use only non-sparking tools. Take precautionary measures against static discharge. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.


IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.

In case of fire: Use CO2, dry chemical, or foam for extinction.


Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.


Dispose of contents/container to an approved waste disposal plant
Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Danger. Highly flammable liquid and vapor.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact:Specific test data for the substance or mixture is not available.May cause slight eye irritation.

Skin Contact: Specific test data for the substance or mixture is not available.Repeated or prolonged skin contact may dry skin and cause irritation.

Inhalation: Specific test data for the substance or mixture is not available.

Ingestion: Specific test data for the substance or mixture is not available.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

No known effect based on information supplied. Contains a known or suspected carcinogen. Ethanol has been shown to be carcinogenic in long-term studies only when consumed as alcoholic beverage. May cause adverse effects on the bone marrow and b
Carcinogenicity: Ethyl alcohol, CAS No 000064-17-5: IARC Listed Group 1

Ethyl alcohol, CAS No 000064-17-5: ACGIH Listed A3
First Aid: Eye Contact: Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Keep eye wide open while rinsing. Do not rub affected area. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.

Skin Contact: Wash off immediately with soap and plenty of water while removing all contaminated clothes and shoes. In the case of skin irritation or allergic reactions see a physician.

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, (trained personnel should) give oxygen.

Ingestion: Rinse mouth immediately and drink plenty of water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
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: 2014-11-12
Handling: Do not contaminate water, feed or foodstuffs by storage and disposal. Store only in original container in a cool, dry area inaccessible to children and pets. Do not store full or partial containers in direct sunlight. Keep container tightly sealed when not in use.
Disposal: This material, as supplied, is a hazardous waste according to federal regulations (40 CFR 261). If Empty: Non-refillable container. Do not reuse or refill this container. Place in trash or offer for recycling if available. If Partly Filled: Call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Ethanol/SD Alcohol 40000064-17-515.0-40.0
Potassium soap of tall oil fatty acids (C18)061790-44-149.5
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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