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Product Name: WD-40 Bike Heavy Duty Degreaser, Aerosol-10/17/2014
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » degreaser » Bicycle
Auto Products » bike wash » Bicycle
Auto Products » cleaner/degreaser » Bicycle
Customer Service: 619-275-1400
Date Entered: 2015-11-07
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
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: Warning

Causes serious eye irritation


Wash thoroughly after handling.

Wear eye or face protection.

IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do so. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice or attention.
Acute Health Effects: From SDS

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Eye irritant.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Causes eye irritation with pain, tearing, swelling and redness.

Skin Contact: May cause mild skin irritation on prolonged contact.

Inhalation: Breathing of mists may cause mild irritation to the eyes, mucous membranes of the throat and nose and upper respiratory tract.

Ingestion: May be harmful if swallowed. May cause irritation to the mouth and gastrointestinal tract. May cause abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting.

Signs and Symptoms of Exposure: May cause eye irritation. Prolonged or repeated skin contact may cause mild irritation and defatting dermatitis.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS

None expected.
Carcinogenicity: None of the components are listed as a carcinogen or suspect carcinogen by IARC, NTP, ACGIH or OSHA.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Flush thoroughly with water. Remove contact lenses if present after the first 5 minutes then continue flushing for 5-10 additional minutes. Get medical attention if irritation persists.

Skin Contact: Wash with soap and water. If irritation develops and persists, get medical attention. Accidental injection of this material into or under the skin is a medical emergency. Immediate treatment is required. Even though symptoms may not be present early treatment within the first few hours may significantly reduce the ultimate extent of such injury.

Inhalation (Breathing): If irritation is experienced, move to fresh air. Get medical attention if irritation or other symptoms develop and persist.

Ingestion (Swallowed): DO NOT induce vomiting. Call physician, poison control center or the WD-40 Safety Hotline at 1-888-324-7596 immediately.

Indication of Immediate Medical Attention/Special Treatment Needed: Immediate medical attention is not generally required.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2014-10-17
Handling: Avoid contact with eyes. Avoid prolonged contact with skin. Avoid breathing vapors or aerosols. Use with adequate ventilation. Keep away from excessive heat, hot surfaces and open flames. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Keep containers closed when not in use. Empty containers retain product residues and vapors and may be hazardous. Never cut, weld, drill or braze on or near containers, full or empty. Containers may explode causing injury or death. Store in a cool, well-ventilated area, away from incompatible materials.
Disposal: If this product becomes a waste, it would be not be expected to meet the criteria of a RCRA hazardous waste. However, it is the responsibility of the generator to determine at the time of disposal the proper classification and method of disposal. Dispose in accordance with federal, state, and local regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Surfactant(s) (unspecified)000000-00-45.0-10.0
Pentasodium tripolyphosphate007758-29-41.0-5.0
Non-hazardous ingredient(s)999999-57-5
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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