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Product Information
Product Name: Hi-Yield Improved Slug Snail Bait-04/25/2012
EPA Registration Code: 71096-7-7401
Form: pellets
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » slug/snail » Pesticide
Pesticides » slug/snail » Molluscicide
Customer Service: 888-583-5296
Date Entered: 2014-10-22
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
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

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Mild irritant; may cause redness and burning.

Skin Contact: Mild irritant, especially from prolonged exposure. May cause redness and/or chaffing.

Inhalation: Inhalation of dust may cause mild irritation of nasal mucous membranes. May cause dry coughing or wheezing.

Ingestion: May cause excessive salivation, vomiting, nausea, acetonuria (odor of acetone on breath), convulsions, increased body temperature, depression of medullary respiratory and vasomotor control centers. May result in coma and can be fatal. Note: Because of the low amounts of metaldehyde in the product, it is unlikely the victim can be exposed to sufficient quantities of metaldehyde to have coma or death induced.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: No information provided.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. Get medical attention if irritation persists.

Skin Contact: Take off contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash skin off immediately with soap and plenty of water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention if irritation persists.

Inhalation: If adverse symptoms are experienced, move to fresh air. If breathing becomes difficult, see a physician.

Ingestion: Call a physician or Poison Control Center immediately for treatment advice. Drink 1 - 2 glasses of water. DO NOT induce vomiting unless told to do so by a physician or Poison Control Center. If vomiting does occur, give water again. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

NOTE: Have the product label or container with you when calling a physician or Poison Control Center, or going for treatment.
MSDS Date: 2012-04-25
Handling/Disposal
Handling: May be fatal if swallowed. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, or clothing. Avoid breathing dust. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Store in original container in a cool dry location away from direct sunlight. Keep container tightly closed. Store away from children and domestic animals.
Disposal: Incineration is the preferred method for waste disposal. Dispose of in accordance with Local, State and Federal regulations. Completely empty bag, then dispose of in a sanitary landfill, by incineration or by burning, according to Local, State and Federal regulations. If burning, stay out of smoke. Do not contaminate lakes, streams oceans or other waters by discharge of waste effluents or equipment washwaters. Note: Chemical additions or other alterations of this product may invalidate any disposal information in this MSDS. Therefore, consult Local Waste Regulators for proper disposal.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Metaldehyde009002-91-93.25
Inert ingredients (unspecified)999999-00-296.75
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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