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Product Name: Keri Original Skin Care Lotion
Form: liquid
Product Category: Personal Care » body/hand moisturizer » Skin Care
Personal Care » body/hand moisturizer » Skin Care
Customer Service: 800-468-7746
Date Entered: 1996-08-21
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Manufacturer: Bristol Myers Squibb Co.
Address: 345 Park Avenue
City: New York
State: NY
Zip Code: 10154
Telephone Number: 212-546-4000
Fax Number: 212-546-4020
Toll Free Number: 800-468-7746
Date Info Verified: 2004-02-11
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?)
Health Effects
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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Inhalation: Exposure to this material by inhalation is not expected to occur due to the physical form of the product (lotion). Inhalation of small doses of aerosolized material would not be expected to result in symptoms.
Eye Contact: This product contains mineral oil, propylene glycol, and laureth-4 which may be of concern during manufacture. Signs associated with eye irritation may include redness, tearing, swelling, pain.
Skin Contact: Toxic-- These materials do not show phototoxicity based on toxicology testing and under normal use conditions should not show toxicity. Irritation--Mineral oil, propylene glycol, and laureth-4 may be irritating to the skin of some employees during manufacturing. Signs of irritation may include redness, burning, itching or swelling. Toxicology testing indicates that Keri Lotion is not irritating to the skin. Sensitization--Toxicology testing shows that the product is not a sensitizer.
Ingestion: Inadvertent ingestion of trace amounts of this product would not be expected to result in harmful effects. The product is of low toxicity. If a large amount of lotion is ingested, it may have laxative effects. If vomiting should occur after ingestion of a large amount of the product there is potential for aspiration into the lungs and development of pneumonia.
Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: None known.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
There are no known chronic effects associated with the use of this product. Keri Lotion is negative for mutagenicity in the Ames test. The product has not been tested for carcinogenicity, teratogenicity, or reproductive effects.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
The components in this mixture have not been determined to be carcinogenic by NTP, IARC and OSHA.
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: 1996-05-31
Handling: From MSDS Avoid unnecessary contact. Store product at room temperature and keep tightly closed.
Disposal: From MSDS Dispose of in a manner consistent with Federal, state, county and local regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Propylene glycol000057-55-6>1
Sodium di-n-octyl sulfosuccinate001639-66-3>1
Mineral oil, white008042-47-5>1
PEG-40 stearate009004-99-3>1
Carbomer 934009007-16-3<1
Coconut fatty acid, polyethylene glycol diester068139-91-3>1
Alcohols, C12-16, ethoxylated (Isureth-4)068551-12-2>1
Glyceryl monostearate SE (mixture)999999-47-3>1
MSDS: No reportable quantities of hazardous materials present999999-70-8<1
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