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Product Information
Product Name: 2000 Flushes Bleach-Old Product
Form: tablet
Product Category: Inside the Home » cleaner » Toilet Bowl
Inside the Home » deodorizer » Toilet Bowl
Inside the Home » toilet bowl » Hard Surface Cleaner
Customer Service: 619-275-1400
Date Entered: 2014-03-17
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: WD 40 Company
Address: 9715 Businesspark Avenue
City: San Diego
State: CA
Zip Code: 92131
Telephone Number: 619-275-1400
Fax Number: 619-275-5823
Toll Free Number: 888-324-7596
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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Warnings: Bleach tablets are strong oxidizers. Possible fire hazard in contact with flammable or combustible material. Bleach tablets are corrosive and may cause burns to the eyes, skin, mouth and gastrointestinal tract. May be fatal if swallowed. Repeated exposure may cause allergic skin reaction (sensitization).
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Bleach tablets are strong oxidizers. Possible fire hazard in contact with flammable or combustible material. Bleach tablets are corrosive and may cause burns to the eyes, skin, mouth and gastrointestinal tract. May be fatal if swallowed. Repeated exposure may cause allergic skin reaction (sensitization).

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Bleach Tablets are corrosive. Direct contact will cause severe irritation, pain, burns and possible permanent eye damage.

Skin Contact: Bleach Tablets are corrosive. Direct contact with bleach tablet may cause severe irritation and possible burns. Repeated skin contact may result in sensitization with swelling and rash.

Inhalation: Inhalation is not a normal route of exposure for this product. If dust from Bleach Tablets is inhaled, severe irritation of the nose, mouth and upper respiratory tract would be expected. May aggravate existing respiratory conditions such as asthma.

Ingestion: Bleach Tablets are corrosive and will cause immediate and severe burns of the mucous membranes of the mouth and gastrointestinal tract. May be fatal if swallowed.

Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Pre-existing skin disorders.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS

Not expected.
Carcinogenicity: None of the components of this product is listed as a carcinogen or suspected carcinogen or is considered a reproductive hazard.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Flush with water. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes and flush again with water for at least 15 -20 minutes. Get immediate medical attention.

Skin Contact: Immediately flush skin with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Remove any contaminated clothing and rinse immediately with water to dilute concentrated bleach. Launder clothing before reuse. If irritation develops and persists, get medical attention. Note concentrated bleach in contact with clothing may be a fire hazard.

Inhalation (Breathing): If dust from product is inhaled, move to fresh air. If the person is not breathing call 911 or an ambulance, then give artificial respiration. Call a poison center for treatment advice. Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison center or going for treatment.

Ingestion (Swallowed): Rinse out mouth and give sips of water if the person is able to swallow and is alert. DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Get immediate medical attention. Call physician, poison control center or the WD-40 Safety Hotline at 1-888-324-7596.

Note to Physician: Probable mucosal damage may contraindicate the use of gastric lavage.
Health Rating: 3
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 2
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2010-11-23
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Do not touch tablet. Do not get in eyes, on skin or clothing. Wear rubber gloves when handling. Avoid breathing dust from product. Wash thoroughly after use. Keep out of the reach of children. Keep Bleach Tablets away from flammable and combustible materials. DO NOT mix with anything other than water. Store in original container in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area. Do not store at elevated temperatures. Avoid heat and direct sunlight.
Disposal: Dispose in accordance with federal, state, and local regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
1,3-Dichloro-5,5-dimethylhydantoin000118-52-581.1
1,3-Dichloro-5-ethyl-5-methylhydantoin089415-87-216.1
Non-hazardous ingredient(s)999999-57-51
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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