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Product Information
Product Name: Scotts Palm Food 15-5-15-Old Product
Form: granules
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » trees » Fertilizer
Customer Service: 888-270-3714
Date Entered: 2003-01-01
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Scotts Company
Address: 14111 Scottslawn Road
City: Marysville
State: OH
Zip Code: 43041
Telephone Number: 937-644-0011
Toll Free Number: 888-270-3714
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?)
Health Effects
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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Summary of Risks: Possible nausea, vomiting, diarrhea - Possible skin or eye irritation. Inhalation of heavy concentrations of manganese-containing dusts over very prolonged periods of exposure (usually 1 to 3 years) has been reported to cause damage to the central nervous system.
Primary Entry Route(s): Ingestion
Acute Effects: May cause eye irritation.
Medical conditions which may be aggravated by contact: Excessive inhalation of dust may cause irritation and coughing. Inhalation of dust may also aggravate asthma in susceptible individuals. Prolonged skin contact may cause mild skin irritation.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No information given.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
Not listed as carcinogenic by IARC, NTP and OSHA.
First Aid: From MSDS
Eyes: Flush with water for 15 minutes holding eyelids open. Get medical attention if irritation persists.
Ingestion: Give large volumes of water. Induce vomiting or perform gastric lavage if large amounts ingested. Get medical attention.
Skin: Wash thoroughly.
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. Treat symptomatically.
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: 1996-12-10
Handling: From MSDS Keep out of reach of children. Avoid bag breakage. Avoid inhalation or contact with skin, eyes, or clothing. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment washwaters. Keep out of lakes, streams, or ponds.
Disposal: From MSDS Remove to approved landfill.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Iron(III) oxide001309-37-1
Magnesium oxide001309-48-4
Cupric oxide001317-38-0
Cuprous oxide001317-39-1
Manganese oxide001344-43-0
Ammonium phosphate, monobasic007722-76-1
Zinc sulfate007733-02-0
Copper sulfate007758-98-7
Potassium sulfate007778-80-5
Ferrous sulfate heptahydrate007782-63-0
Manganese sulfate anyhydrous007785-87-7
Magnesium sulfate heptahydrate010034-99-8
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