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Product Name: Pennzoil Antifreeze and Summer Coolant
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » antifreeze/coolant » Cooling System
Customer Service: 800-546-6040
Date Entered: 2011-04-02
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Manufacturer: Sopus Products
Div., Shell Oil Company includes Pennzoil-Quaker State
Address: PO Box 2463
City: Houston
State: TX
Zip Code: 77252
Telephone Number: 713-241-6161
Toll Free Number: 800-237-8645
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Emergency Overview: Harmful or fatal if swallowed. May cause acidosis, cardiopulmonary and kidney effects.Potential Health EffectsInhalation: Slightly irritating to respiratory system.Skin Contact: May cause moderate irritation to skin.Eye Contact: Moderately irritating to eyes.Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed.May cause acidosis, cardiopulmonary and kidney effects.Ingestion may cause drowsiness and dizziness.Signs and Symptoms : Kidney toxicity may be recognized by blood in the urine or increased or decreased urine flow. Other signs and symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramps, diarrhoea, lumbar pain shortly after ingestion, and possibly narcosis anddeath. High concentrations may cause central nervous system depression resulting in headaches, dizziness and nausea; continued exposure may result in unconsciousness and/or death.Aggravated Medical Condition: Pre-existing medical conditions of the following organ(s) or organ system(s) may be aggravated by exposure to this material: Kidney. Cardiovascular system.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Possibility of organ or organ system damage from prolonged exposure. Target organs: Lungs.Cardiovascular system.Intentional abuse, misuse or other massive exposure may cause multiple organ damage and or death.
Carcinogenicity: Listed by IARC (Groups A3, A4).
First Aid: General Information: DO NOT DELAY. Keep victim calm. Obtain medical treatment immediately.Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If rapid recovery does not occur, transport to nearest medical facility for additional treatment.Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing. Flush exposed area with water and follow by washing with soap if available. If persistent irritation occurs, obtain medical attention.Eye Contact: Flush eye with copious quantities of water. If persistent irritation occurs, obtain medical attention.Ingestion: DO NOT DELAY. If swallowed, do not induce vomiting: transport to nearest medical facility for additional treatment. If vomiting occurs spontaneously, keep head below hips to prevent aspiration.Advice to Physician: IMMEDIATE TREATMENT IS EXTREMELY IMPORTANT! The preferred treatment is immediate transportation to a medical facility and use of appropriate treatment including possible administration of activated charcoal, gastric lavage and or gastric aspiration. If none of the above are immediately available and a delay of more than one hour is anticipated before such medical attention can be obtained, induction of vomiting may be appropriate using IPECAC syrup (Contraindicated if there are any signs of CNS depression). This should be considered on a case by case basis following specialist advice. Specific other treatments include may include ethanol therapy, fomepizole, treatment of acidosis and haemodialysis. Seek specialist advice without delay.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2008-07-07
Handling: Use local exhaust ventilation if there is risk of inhalation of vapours, mists or aerosols. Properly dispose of any contaminated rags or cleaning materials in order to prevent fires. Use the information in this data sheet as input to a risk assessment of local circumstances to help determineappropriate controls for safe handling, storage and disposal of this material.Avoid prolonged or repeated contact with skin. Avoid inhaling vapour and/or mists. When handling product in drums, safety footwear should be worn and proper handling equipment should be used.
Disposal: Recover or recycle if possible. It is the responsibility of the waste generator to determine the toxicity and physical properties of the material generated to determine the proper waste classification and disposal methods in compliance with applicable regulations. Do not dispose into the environment, in drains or in water courses. Dispose in accordance with prevailing regulations, preferably to a recognised collector or contractor. The competence of the collector or contractor should be established beforehand. Disposal should be in accordance with applicable regional, national, and local laws and regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Ethylene glycol000107-21-130-60
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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