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PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENT:? HAZARD TO HUMANS AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS.? CAUTION: Harmful if swallowed. Avoid contact with eyes, skin or clothing. Avoid breathing dust or spray. Wash thoroughly after handling. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Do not apply to food crops within 1 day of harvest. May cause skin sensitization in certain individuals. STATEMENT OF PRACTICAL TREATMENT: If swallowed: Call a physician or poison control center. Drink 1 or 2 glasses of water and induce vomiting by touching finger to the back of the throat. If inhaled: remove person to fresh air. If in eyes: Flush with plenty of water. Get medical attention. If on skin: remove contaminated clothing and wash affected areas with soap and water. ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS: This pesticide is extremely toxic to fish. Do not apply directly to water. Runoff and drift from treated areas may be hazardous to aquatic organisms in adjacent sites. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment wash waters.
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDSHealth Hazard DataPRECAUTIONS: May be irritating to eyes and skin.This product is toxic to fish. Do not contaminate water with this product.KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:The manufacturers Material Safety Data Sheet provides no information about health effects resulting from prolonged or frequent use of this product. (For discussion of potential long-term health effects, consult the individual chemical ingredient
The manufacturers Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) does not state whether the ingredients are considered carcinogens or potential carcinogens.
If swallowed: Call a physician or poison control center. Drink 1 or 2 glasses of water and induce vomiting by touching finger to the back of the throat. If inhaled: remove person to fresh air. If in eyes: Flush with plenty of water. Get medical attention.If on skin: remove contaminated clothing and wash affected areas with soap and water.
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
From MSDS STORAGE: Store in a cool, dry place away from water. Keep out of reach of children. HANDLING PRECAUTIONS: Avoid contact with skin or eyes. Avoid breathing dust. Wash after handling.
DISPOSAL: For small spills: Sweep-up. Wrap securely and bury in a safe place away from water. Pesticide that cannot be used according to label directions must be disposed of according to approved procedures.
CONTAINER DISPOSAL: Wrap empty container and place in trash collection.