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(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDSRoute(s) of Entry - Inhalation: X; Eyes: X; Skin: X; Ingestion: X;Signs and Symptoms of Exposure: Inhalation is the primary route of exposure and may cause dizziness, drowsiness and throat irritation. Prolonged or repeated skin contact can cause irritation and defatting of skin. Chronic exposure to methylene chloride and perchloroethylene has caused liver toxic effects in experimental animals.Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: Preexisting skin or eye disorders may be aggravated by exposure to this product. Acute and chronic liver disease and rhythm disorders of the heart.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS Prolonged or repeated skin contact can cause irritation and defatting of skin. Chronic exposure to methylene chloride and perchloroethylene has caused liver toxic effects in experimental animals.
Components Listed As A Suspected Carcinogen: Methylene chloride is listed as an animal carcinogen by NTP, perchloroethylene - IARC & NTP.
Eye Contact: Flush eyes with plenty of water for 15 minutes while holding eyelids open. Get medical attention if irritation persists. Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing. Flush skin with water; follow by washing with soap and water. If irritation occurs, get medical attention. Do not reuse clothing until cleaned. Inhalation: Remove victim to fresh air and provide oxygen if breathing is difficult. Give artificial respiration if not breathing. Get medical attention. Ingestion: Get medical attention. NOTE TO PHYSICIAN: Adrenaline should never be given to persons overexposed to perchloroethylene.
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
Avoid breathing vapor. Keep away from heat and flame. Use with adequate ventilation. Do not puncture or incinerate containers. Do not expose to direct sunlight or store at temperatures above 130F (54C). Store as Level 1 Aerosol (NFPA 30B).
Do not puncture or incinerate containers. When contents are depleted continue to depress button until all gas is expelled. Dispose of container in accordance with local, state, and federal regulations.