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Product Name: Pennzoil Power Steering Fluid
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » power steering fluid » Power Steering
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
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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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Emergency Overview: Not classified as dangerous for supply or conveyance. Not classified as flammable but will burn.Potential Health EffectsInhalation : Under normal conditions of use, this is not expected to be a primary route of exposure.Skin Contact : Prolonged or repeated skin contact without proper cleaning can clog the pores of the skin resulting in disorders such as oil acne/folliculitis.Eye Contact : May cause slight irritation to eyes.Ingestion : Low toxicity if swallowed.Signs and Symptoms : Oil acne/folliculitis signs and symptoms may include formation of black pustules and spots on the skin of exposed areas.Ingestion may result in nausea, vomiting and/or diarrhoea.Aggravated Medical Condition: Pre-existing medical conditions of the following organ(s) or organ system(s) may be aggravated by exposure to this material: Skin.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:No information given.
Carcinogenicity: Product contains mineral oils of types shown to be noncarcinogenic in animal skin-painting studies. Highly refined mineral oils are not classified as carcinogenic by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). Other components are not known to
First Aid: General Information : Not expected to be a health hazard when used under normal conditions.Inhalation : No treatment necessary under normal conditions of use. If symptoms persist, obtain medical advice.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 : In general no treatment is necessary unless large quantities are swallowed, however, get medical advice.Advice to Physician : Treat symptomatically.
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: 2008-09-09
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.Keep container tightly closed and in a cool, well-ventilated place. Use properly labelled and closeable containers. Storage Temperature: 0 - 50 degrees C / 32 - 122 degrees F
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
Dye(s) (unspecified)000000-00-2
Additive(s) (unspecified)000000-73-0
Hydrotreated light naphthenic distillate solvent extract064742-53-630-60
Mineral oil (unspecified)999999-60-7
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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