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Product Name: Spectracide Kudzu, Poison Ivy, Poison Oak and Other Tough Brush Killer, Ready-to-Use-05/19/2011-Old Product
EPA Registration Code: 9688-109-8845
Form: liquid
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » poison ivy, oak control » Herbicide
Pesticides » total vegetation control » Herbicide
Customer Service: 800-917-5438
Date Entered: 2014-12-14
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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. Avoid contact with eyes, skin or clothing. When using this product, wear protective eyewear, long-sleeved shirt, long pants, socks, shoes and rubber gloves. After using this product, rinse gloves before removing, remove clothing and launder separately before reuse, and promptly and thoroughly wash hands and exposed skin with soap and water. Remove saturated clothing as soon as possible and shower. Washing hands thoroughly with soap and water before eating, drinking, chewing gum or using tobacco will reduce exposure. Avoid contamination of food or feedstuffs. This product is toxic to aquatic invertebrates. Drift or runoff may adversely affect aquatic invertebrates and nontarget plants. Do not apply directly to water. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment washwaters. Do not contaminate domestic or irrigation waters. Do not apply when weather conditions favor drift from target area. 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: Remove contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes, Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment advice.

Ingestion: Call a doctor or Poison Control Center immediately. Drink a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a doctor or Poison Control Center. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

Have the product container or label with you when calling a Poison Control Center or doctor.
Health Rating: 1
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: 2011-05-19
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Store away from children or pets in cool dry area. Do not allow product to freeze.
Disposal: If empty: Non refillable container. Do not reuse or refill this container. Place n trash or offer for recycling. If partly filled: Call local waste agency for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
DMA salt of 2,4-D (2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid)002008-39-10.593
DMA salt of Dicamba (3,6-dichloro-o-anisic acid)002300-66-50.066
Mecoprop-dimethylammonium032351-70-50.144
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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