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Product Information
Product Name: Klean-Strip Gum & Adhesive Remover, Aerosol-04/20/2015
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Commercial / Institutional » stripper » Floor
Commercial / Institutional » cleaner » Floor
Home maintenance » adhesive remover » Adhesive
Inside the Home » multipurpose » Adhesive remover
Customer Service: 800-238-2672
Date Entered: 2016-08-06
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
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

Danger. Flammable aerosol. Containers gas under pressure; may explode if heated. May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways. May cause an allergic skin reaction. May cause respiratory irritation. May cause genetic defects.

Precautionary Statements

Obtain special instructions before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. No smoking. Do not spray on an open flame or any other ignition source. Pressurized container: Do not pierce or burn, even after use. Avoid breathing gas/mist/vapors/spray. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Contaminated work clothing should not be allowed out of the workplace. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Use personal protective equipment as required.


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

IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.

IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. If eye irritation persists, get medical advice/attention.


Store container tightly closed in well-ventilated place. Store locked up. Protect from sunlight and store in well-ventilated place. Do not expose to temperatures exceeding 50 deg C/122 deg F.


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

Hazards Identification

Danger. Flammable aerosol. Containers gas under pressure; may explode if heated. May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways. May cause an allergic skin reaction. May cause respiratory irritation. May cause genetic defects.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Can cause transient mild eye irritation with short-term contact with liquid sprays or mists. Symptoms include stinging, watering, redness, and swelling. Vapor may be irritating to the eyes.

Skin Contact: Can cause mild transient skin irritation. The severity of irritation will depend on the amount of material that is applied to the skin and the speed and thoroughness that it is removed. Symptoms include redness, itching, drying, and burning of the skin. Repeated or prolonged skin contact can produce moderate irritation (dermatitis).

Inhalation: Breathing high concentrations may be harmful. Mist or vapor can irritate the eyes, throat and lungs. May cause central nervous system depression with symptoms including nausea, headache, dizziness, fatigue, drowsiness, or unconsciousness. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling this product may be harmful or fatal. The propellant in this product is a simple asphyxiant.

Ingestion: If swallowed, this material may irritate the mucous membranes of the mouth, throat, and esophagus. It can be readily absorbed by the stomach and intestinal tract. Symptoms include a burning sensation of the mouth and esophagus, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, staggering gait, drowsiness, loss of consciousness, and delirium, as well as additional central nervous system effects.There is a danger of aspiration into the lungs during vomiting. This can result in severe lung damage or death.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

Reports have associated repeated and prolonged overexposure to solvents with neurological and other physiological damage. Prolonged or repeated contact may cause dermatitis and irritation of the skin.
Carcinogenicity: Cumene (000098-82-8)

IARC: Group 2B
First Aid: Eye Contact: Immediately flush with water, remove any contact lens, continue flushing with water for at least 15 minutes, then get immediate medical attention.

Skin Contact: Immediately wash with soap and water. If irritation persists, get medical attention.

Inhalation: If user experiences breathing difficulty, move to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention.

Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting, unless directed to by medical personnel. Call your poison control center, hospital, emergency room, or physician immediately.
Health Rating: 2*
Flammability Rating: 4
Reactivity Rating: 1
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2015-04-20
Handling: Read carefully all cautions and directions on product label before use. Since empty container retains residue, follow all label warnings even after container is empty. Dispose of empty container according to all regulations. Do not reuse this container. Do not puncture or incinerate. Avoid breathing of vapors or mist and contact with skin, eyes and clothing. Do not take internally. Replace overcap on container after each use. Store in a cool, dry place. Do not puncture or incinerate. Do not store near flames or at elevated temeratures above 120 deg F. Exposure to heat or prolonged exposure to sun can cause bursting.
Disposal: Dispose in accordance with applicable local, state, and federal regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Isobutyl isobuyrate000097-85-85.0-10.0
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, medium aliphatic064742-88-750.0-80.0
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, light aromatic064742-95-65.0-10.0
Petroleum gases, liquefied, sweetened068476-86-820.0-30.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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