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Product Information
Product Name: Westleys Citrus Tar and Bug Remover-discontinued
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Auto Products » bug/tar remover » Body
Auto Products » bug/tar remover » Detailing
Customer Service: 800-416-1600
Date Entered: 2001-08-13
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: ITW Global Brands
Address: 16200 Park Row Suite 120
City: Houston
State: TX
Zip Code: 77084
Telephone Number: 855-888-1990
Fax Number: 855-888-1991
Toll Free Number: 855-888-1990
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-15
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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?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Caution: May cause eye irritation. Avoid contact with eyes. In case of eye contact, flush eyes thoroughly with water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention. Keep out of reach of children.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:HEALTH HAZARDS (Acute or Chronic) May cause dizziness or narcosis in high vapor concentrations. Will cause defatting of skin. Effects are reversible. Long term exposure (years) to high concentration of vapor may cause lung, liver or kidney damage. The solvents listed have been reported to affect the central nervous system. May irritate respiratory tract. May cause cardiac abnormalities. SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE Over exposure may cause lightheadedness, staggering gait, giddiness, and possible nausea. MEDICAL CONDITIONS GENERALLY AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE: N/E
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Long term exposure (years) to high concentration of vapor may cause lung, liver or kidney damage. The solvents listed have been reported to affect the central nervous system. May cause cardiac abnormalities.
Carcinogenicity: This product is not carcinogenic according to the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard.
First Aid: SKIN CONTACT: Wash skin with soap and water. EYE CONTACT: Remove contact lenses and flush eye for 15 minutes, if irritation persists contact physician.INHALATION: Remove to fresh air and provide oxygen if breathing is difficult. Give artificial respiration if not breathing. INGESTION: Do NOT induce vomiting. Call Physician immediately.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 4
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 1996-11-05
Handling: Store at ambient temperature away from food and drink. Keep away from children. Keep from freezing. Do not puncture or incinerate. Do not store near food or drink. Wash exposed skin for hygienic purposes.
Disposal: Do not incinerate. Apply inert absorbent, sweep up and carry to land fill or according to local, state, and or federal regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Surfactant(s) (unspecified)000000-00-41.0-10.0
Xylene (mixed isomers)001330-20-71.0-10.0
Stoddard solvent008052-41-320.0-30.0
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