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Product Name: Spectracide Weed & Feed 20-0-0, Ready-to-Spray-01/16/2013-Old Product
EPA Registration Code: 9688-140-8845
Form: liquid
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » fertilizer » Lawn Care
Landscape/Yard » weed control » Lawn Care
Pesticides » weed control/turf » Herbicide
Customer Service: 800-917-5438
Date Entered: 2014-12-14
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. Harmful if absorbed through skin. Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco, or using the toilet. Wear long-sleeved shirt and long pants, socks, shoes, and gloves. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before reuse. This product is toxic to fish and aquatic invertebrates and may adversely affect non-target plants. Drift or runoff may be hazardous to aquatic organisms in water adjacent to treated areas. 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: Avoid contact with eyes.

Skin Contact: Harmful if absorbed through skin.

Inhalation: Avoid breathing vapors and spray mist.

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 after the first 5 minutes then continue rinsing eye. Call for treatment advice.

Skin Contact: Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Call for treatment advice.

Inhalation Toxicity: Move person to fresh air. If person is not breathing call 911 or an ambulance, then give artificial respiration, preferably mouth-to-mouth. Call for further advice.

Ingestion: Call a physician or Poison Control Center immediately. Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

Special Notes: Have product container with you when calling a Poison Control Center or doctor or going for treatment.
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: 2013-01-16
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Store in a cool dry area away from heat or open flame.
Disposal: If empty: Do not reuse this container. Place in trash or offer for recycling if available. If partially filled: Call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions. Never pour 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)002008-39-13.25
DMA salt of 2,4-DP (2-(2-methyl-4-chlorophenoxy) propanoic acid)053404-32-31.61
Mecoprop-P-dimethylammonium (MCPP)066423-09-41.63
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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