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Product Name: Ferti-lome Rose and Flower Food with Systemic Insecticide-12/22/2008
EPA Registration Code: 228-587-7401
Form: granules
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » roses » Insecticide
Pesticides » roses » Insecticide
Customer Service: 888-583-5296
Date Entered: 2014-10-21
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Voluntary Purchasing Groups, Inc.
Address: 230 FM 87
City: Bonham
State: TX
Zip Code: 75418
Telephone Number: 903-583-5501
Fax Number: 903-583-7124
Toll Free Number: 855-270-4776
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-12
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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Health Hazard Data

Emergency Overview: Multi-colored to solid colored granular mixture with slight odor. Keep out of reach of children. CAUTION. Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with skin eyes or clothing.

Potential Health Effects

Routes of Entry: Inhalation, skin and eye contact.

Eye Contact: Moderately irritating based on toxicity studies. Dusts may cause irritation.

Skin Contact: Slightly toxic if ingested based on toxicity studies.

Inhalation: Low inhalation toxicity

Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Inhalation of product may aggravate existing chronic respiratory problems such as asthma, emphysema, or bronchitis. Skin contact may aggravate existing skin disease.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: Prolonged overexposure to imidacloprid can cause effects to the thyroid. Imidacloprid did not cause cancer in laboratory animal studies. The U.S. EPA has given imidacloprid a Group E classification (evidence of non-carcinogenicity in humans).
First Aid: Eye Contact: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

Skin Contact: Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

Inhalation: Move person to fresh air. If person is not breathing, call 911 or an ambulance, then give artificial respiration, preferable by mouth-to-mouth, if possible. Call a poison control center or doctor for further treatment advice.

Ingestion: Call a poison control center or doctor immediately for treatment advice. Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by the poison control center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

Note to Physician: No specific antidote is available. Treat the patient symptomatically.
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: 2008-12-22
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Users should wash hands before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco or using the toilet. Remove clothing immediately if pesticide gets inside. Then wash thoroughly and put on clean clothing. Remove Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) immediately after handling this product. Wash the outside of gloves before removing. As soon as possible, wash thoroughly and change into clean clothing.Storage: Store in a cool, dry place and in such a manner as to prevent cross-contamination with other pesticides, fertilizers, food and feed. Store in original container and out of reach of children, preferable in a locked storage area. Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage or disposal.
Disposal: Wastes resulting from the use of this product may be disposed of on site or at an approved waste disposal facility. Completely empty bag into application equipment. Then dispose of empty bag in a sanitary landfill or by incineration, or if allowed by State and local authorities, by burning. If burned, stay away from smoke.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Imidacloprid138261-41-30.2
Inert ingredients (unspecified)999999-00-299.8
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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