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Product Name: Spectracide Weed Stop for Lawns plus Crabgrass Preventer Granules-07/09/2012-Old Product
EPA Registration Code: 2217-858-8845
Form: granules
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » crabgrass control » Herbicide
Landscape/Yard » lawn care » Weed Killer
Pesticides » crabgrass control » Herbicide
Customer Service: 800-917-5438
Date Entered: 2014-12-13
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Spectrum Brands
Div., United Industries
Address: P.O. Box 142642
City: St. Louis
State: MO
Zip Code: 63114
Telephone Number: 608-275-3340
Toll Free Number: 800-566-7899
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: CAUTION. Causes moderate eye irritation. Harmful if absorbed through skin or if swallowed. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Handlers should wear long-sleeved shirt and long pants, shoes plus socks, and chemical-resistant gloves made of any waterproof material. Follow manufacturers instructions for cleaning/maintaining PPE. If no such instructions for washables exist, use detergent and hot water. Keep and wash PPE separately from other laundry. Discard clothing and other absorbent material that have been drenched or heavily contaminated with the product's concentrate. Do not reuse them. This pesticide is toxic to fish and aquatic invertebrates and may adversely affect non-target plants. To protect the environment, do not allow pesticide to enter or run off into storm drains, drainage ditches, gutters or surface waters. Applying this product in calm weather when rain is not predicted for the next 24 hours will help to ensure that wind or rain does not blow or wash pesticide off the treatment area. Rinsing application equipment over the treated area will help avoid runoff to water bodies or drainage systems. This chemical has properties and characteristics associated with chemicals detected in groundwater. The use of this chemical in areas where soils are permeable, particularly where the water table is shallow, may result in groundwater contamination. Application around a cistern or well may result in contamination of drinking water or groundwater.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Causes moderate eye irritation.

Skin Contact: Harmful if absorbed through skin.

Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: Ingredients listed by NTP, OSHA, or IARC as Carcinogens or Potential Carcinogens: None
First Aid: Eye Contact: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

Skin Contact: Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with water for 15-20 minutes. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

Inhalation: Move person to fresh air. If person is not breathing call 911 or an ambulance, then give artificial respiration, preferably mouth to mouth if possible. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

Ingestion: Call a poison control center or doctor immediately for treatment advice. Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a poison control center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 0
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: 2012-07-09
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Standard warehouse conditions. Do not store near feed, seed or food, other pesticides. When using this product, wear long sleeved shirt, long pants, socks and shoes. After use remove clothing and launder separately before reuse and thoroughly wash hands and exposed skin with soap and water.
Disposal: If empty: Non-refillable container. Do not refill or reuse container. Place in trash or offer for recycling if available. If partially filled: Call your 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
2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D)000094-75-70.64
3,6-Dichloro-o-anisic acid (Dicambra)001918-00-90.06
d-Mecoprop016484-77-80.14
Dithiopyr097886-45-80.16
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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