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Product Name: Thetford Aqua-Kem Liquid Holding Tank Deodorant
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » holding tank cleaner/deodorizer » Recreational Vehicle (R.V.)
Auto Products » holding tank cleaner/deodorizer » RV
Customer Service: 800-543-1219
Date Entered: 2014-02-02
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Manufacturer: Thetford Corporation
Address: 7101 Jackson Road
City: Ann Arbor
State: MI
Zip Code: 48103
Telephone Number: 734-769-6000
Fax Number: 734-769-2332
Toll Free Number: 800-543-1219
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-13
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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:

Hazard Identification

Emergency Overview

Inhalation of vapor causes irritation of eyes, nose and throat. Toxic if ingested. Contact causes eye and skin irritation.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Causes irritation or severe burns

Skin Contact: Produces irritation with discomfort or rash.

Inhalation: Produces irritation to upper respiratory tract & eyes. May include discomfort such as nausea, headache or weakness.

Ingestion: May be fatal or cause blindness if swallowed.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

Persons having preexisting diseases of the lungs, eyes or skin may have increased susceptibility to the hazards of excessive exposure. High inhalation exposure may cause bronchopneumonia and oedema.
Carcinogenicity: Formaldehyde is listed as a carcinogen on IARC, NTP, OSHA, ACGIH. Carcinogenic potential is based on animal evidence. Human evidence shows no increased risk of cancer.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Flush contacted area with large amounts of water. Irrigate eyes for a minimum of 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately.

Skin Contact: Flush contacted area with large amounts of water. Wash with soap and water. Wash clothes before reuse.

Inhalation: Remove victim to fresh air. Get medical attention if problems persist.

Ingestion: Induce vomiting by giving 2 glasses of water and sticking finger down throat. Get medical attention immediately.
MSDS Date: 2012-06-11
Handling: Do not store above 110 deg F (43 deg C). Do not freeze. Do not get liquid in eyes or on skin. Do not inhale vapors. Wash thoroughly after handling.
Disposal: Dispose of in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
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