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Product Name: Valvoline All Climate Lubricating Oil 5W30-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » motor oil » Engine
Auto Products » auto oil » Motor Oil
Customer Service: 800-825-8654
Date Entered: 1996-09-03
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Valvoline Co., The
Div. of Ashland Inc.
Address: P.O. Box 14000
City: Lexington
State: KY
Zip Code: 40512
Telephone Number: 800-832-6825
Toll Free Number: 800-832-6825
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
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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Warnings: Caution: Avoid prolonged or repeated skin contact with used motor oil. Used motor oil has caused skin cancer in laboratory animals. Thoroughly wash exposed areas with soap and water.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Inhalation: Exposure is possible under certain conditions of handling and use (for example, during heating, spraying, or stirring). Symptoms are more typically seen at high air concentrations. Irritation (nose, throat, respiratory tract) (pre-existing lung disorders, e.g., asthma-like conditions, may be aggravated by exposure to this material). Eye Contact: May cause mild eye irritation. Symptoms may include stinging, tearing, and redness. Skin Contact: May cause mild skin irritation. Prolonged or repeated exposure may dry the skin. Symptoms may include redness, burning, drying and cracking, and skin burns. Pre-existing skin disorders may be aggravated by exposure to this material. Ingestion: Single dose oral toxicity is low. Swallowing small amounts during normal handling is not likely to cause harmful effects; swallowing large amounts may be harmful. May cause gastrointestinal irritation (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea) and abdominal pain.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:No data available on this product as a whole.
Carcinogenicity: Used motor oil has been shown to cause skin cancer in laboratory animals continually exposed by repeated applications. Avoid prolonged or repeated skin contact.
Health Rating: 1.
Flammability Rating: 1
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: 1996-02-28
Handling: Containers of this material may be hazardous when emptied. Since emptied containers retain product residues (vapor, liquid, and/or solid), all hazard precautions shooed be observed. Storage: Not applicable.
Disposal: Dispose of in accordance with all applicable local, state and federal regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Detergent/dispersant additive000000-02-46.0-16.0
Aliphatic petroleum distillate000000-46-283-93
Dialkyl(C1-C14)dithiophosphoric acid, zinc salt068649-42-31.1
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