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Product Information
Product Name: DampRid Refillable Moisture Absorber, Fragrance Free -01/06/2016
Form: pellets
Product Category: Inside the Home » closet » Dehumidifier
Inside the Home » deodorant » Air Freshener
Customer Service: 888-326-7743
Date Entered: 2016-08-01
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Barr & Co., Inc., W.M.
Address: 2101 Channel Avenue
City: Memphis
State: TN
Zip Code: 37501
Telephone Number: 800-238-2672
Fax Number: 800-621-9508
Toll Free Number: 800-398-3892
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-17
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. Causes eye irritation.

Precautionary Statements

Wash hands thoroughly after handling. Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Wear protective gloves/eye protection.

Response

IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Rinse mouth.

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.

Disposal

Dispose of contents/container according to local, state and federal regulations.
Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Warning. Harmful if swallowed. Causes serious eye irritation. Causes eye irritation.

Potential Health Effects

Eye: Eye Irritation. Direct abrasion of cornea from solid, erythema and burn from reaction with water, conjunctival swelling and cornea opacification from hypertonic solution and heat. Corneal eye pain, redness, acute corneal thickening or whitening.

Skin: Skin Irritation. Direct abrasion of skin from solid, erythema and burn from reaction with water. Prolonged contact and occlusion may cause more severe symptoms. Damage is localized to contact areas.

Inhalation (Breathing): Inhaling dust may cause irritation to upper respiratory tract (nose and throat). Nasal mucosal and oropharyngeal eythema.

Ingestion (Swallowing): Consumption of solids or hypertonic solutions causes nausea, vomiting, and increased thirst.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

Chronic exposures to skin and mucus membranes that cause irritation may cause a chronic dermatitis or mucosal membrane problem.
Carcinogenicity: Not listed.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Flush eyes with large amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention.

Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash affected area with soap or mild detergent. Seek medical attention if irritation persists.

Inhalation: Remove from exposure area to fresh air.

Ingestion: Get medical attention.

Notes to Physician: Due to irritant properties, resulting from heat created as solid aterial dissolves in water, swallowing may result in burns/ulceration of mucus membranes. If burn is present, treat as any thermal burn, after decontamination. No specific antidote. Treatment of exposure should be directed at the control of symptoms and the clinical condition of the patient.
MSDS Date: 2016-01-06
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Observe all federal, state and local regulations when storing this product. Keep in clean tightly closed dry containers. Store away from incompatible materials.
Disposal: Dispose in accordance with applicable local, state, and federal regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Potassium chloride007447-40-7<3
Sodium chloride007647-14-5<3
Calcium chloride anhydrous010043-52-470.0-100.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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