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Product Information
Product Name: Prestone Driveway Heat, Concentrated Ice Melter-09/20/2017
Form: pellet
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » sidewalk » Ice Melt
Customer Service: 800-844-2022
Date Entered: 2019-01-19
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Scotwood Industries, Inc.
Address: 12980 Metcalf Avenue Suite 240
City: Overland Park
State: KS
Zip Code: 66213
Telephone Number: 913-851-3500
Fax Number: 913-851-3377
Toll Free Number: 800-844-2022
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?) (Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Hazard Statements

Warning. Harmful if swallowed. Causes serious eye irritation.

Precautionary Statements




Wash hands, forearms, and other exposed areas thoroughly after handling. Wear protective gloves, protective clothing, eye protection, face protection, respiratory protection.


IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.

If swallowed: Rinse mouth. Call a poison center/doctor if you feel unwell.




Dispose of contents/container according to local, regional, national, territorial, provincial, and international regulations.
Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Warning. Harmful if swallowed. Causes serious eye irritation.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Causes eye irritation.

Skin Contact: Skin contact with large amounts of dust may cause mechanical irritation.

Inhalation: Inhalation of large amounts may cause respiratory irritation.

Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed. Ingestion is likely to be harmful or have adverse effects.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

No information.
Carcinogenicity: Not classified.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Obtain medical attention if irritation develops or persists.

Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing. Drench affected area with water for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention if irritation persists. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

Inhalation: When symptoms occur: go into open air and ventilate suspected area. Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Obtain medical attention if breathing difficulty persists.

Ingestion: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
MSDS Date: 2017-09-20
Handling: When heated to decomposition, emits irritating fumes. Contact with water causes an exothermic heat reaction, which may cause significant temperature rise. Contact with metals may evolve flammable hydrogen gas. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety procedures. Wash hands and other exposed areas with mild soap and water before eating, drinking, or smoking and again when leaving work. Do no eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Wash hands and forearms thoroughly after handling. Store in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place. Keep container closed when not in use. Keep/Store away from extremely high or low temperatures, direct sunlight, heat, ignition sources, incompatible materials.
Disposal: Dispose of waste material in accordance with all local, regional, national, and international regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Calcium hydroxide001305-62-0
Sodium chloride007647-14-5
Calcium chloride anhydrous010043-52-4
Strontium chloride010476-85-4
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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