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Product Name: Black Flag Home Insect Control 3, Pump Spray-04/04/2012-Old Product
EPA Registration Code: 9688-301
Form: pump spray
Product Category: Inside the Home » indoor pests » Insecticide
Pesticides » indoor pests » Insecticide
Customer Service: 800-917-5438
Date Entered: 2014-12-14
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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
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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. Harmful if inhaled. Avoid breathing spray mist. Contact with product may result in transient tingling and reddening of the skin. Avoid contact with skin or clothing. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum or using tobacco. Do not apply this product in or on electrical equipment due to possibility of shock hazard. This product is extremely toxic to fish and aquatic invertebrates. This product is highly toxic to bees exposed to direct treatment or residues on blooming crops or weeds. Do not apply this product or allow it to drift to blooming crops or weeds if bees are visiting the treatment area. 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.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Potential Health Effects

Primary Routes of Exposure: Inhalation, ingestion, eye and skin contact.

Eye Contact: May cause eye irritation.

Skin Contact: May cause skin irritation. Skin contact may result in transient tingling and reddening of the skin.

Inhalation: May cause irritation to nose and throat.

Ingestion: May cause irritation if ingested.

Signs and Symptoms of Systemic Effects: May cause irritation to eyes and skin. At very high doses of active

ingredient; dizziness, headache, listlessness, nausea and vomiting, epigastric pain, muscular fasciculation of limbs, unconsciousness, convulsions and coma.atitis should use extra precautions in handling this product.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: This product is not listed as a carcinogen by the National Toxicology Program (NTP), the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) or ACGIH.
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 plenty of 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 by mouth-to-mouth, if possible. Call a poison control center or doctor for further 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.

Notes to Physician: This product is a synthetic pyrethroid pesticide. If ingested and vomiting has not occurred, emesis should be induced with supervision. Keep patient's head below hips to prevent aspiration. If symptoms such as loss of gag reflex, convulsions or unconsciousness occur before emesis, gastric lavage using a cuffed endotracheal tube should be considered. If localized paresthesia develops, the site should be thoroughly washed with soap and water. Cold cream can be applied to help diminish the effect.
MSDS Date: 2012-04-04
Handling: Avoid breathing vapors or spray mist. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Avoid contamination of feed and foodstuffs. Do not use this product in or on electrical equipment due to possibility of shock hazard. Store in a cool, dry area away from children and pets. Store in well ventilated area. Keep container tightly closed. Keep only in original container. If freezing occurs, allow product to thaw and shake well before use. Keep container dry.
Disposal: If partly filled: Call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain. Do not reuse this container. If empty: Place in trash or offer for recycling if available.
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