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Product Information
Product Name: Whink Rust Stain Remover-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Inside the Home » lime/rust/scale remover » Cleaner
Inside the Home » spot/stain remover » Fabric
Inside the Home » lime/rust/scale remover » Bathroom
Customer Service: 800-247-5102
Date Entered: 2014-03-18
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Whink Products Company, Div. of Rust-Oleum Corp.
Div., Rust-Oleum Corporation.
Address: 11 Hawthorn Parkway
City: Vernon Hills
State: IL
Zip Code: 60061
Telephone Number: 641-939-2353
Fax Number: 641-939-2485
Toll Free Number: 800-247-5102
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-12
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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: Very harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed. Causes severe burns to skin, eyes and mouth. Inhalation of vapors in high concentration may cause shortness of breath or burning to respiratory tract. Ingestion causes burns of the upper digestive and respiratory tracts. Will penetrate skin and attack underlying tissues and bone.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Very harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed. Causes severe burns to skin, eyes and mouth. Inhalation of vapors in high concentration may cause shortness of breath or burning to respiratory tract. Ingestion causes burns of the upper digestive and respiratory tracts. Will penetrate skin and attack underlying tissues and bone.

Potential Health Effects

Potential Routes of Exposure: Eyes, Skin, Inhalation and Ingestion.

Eye Contact: Avoid contact with eyes. Risk of serious damage to eyes. May cause burns. Severely irritating to eyes. Seek Medical Attention.

Skin Contact: Causes serious injury to skin, which may not be immediately painful or visible.

Inhalation: Causes respiratory irritation. Symptoms may be delayed for several hours.

Ingestion: Ingestion is toxic and can causes severe mouth, throat and stomach burns. Seek medical attention.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

Prolonged exposure can cause bone and joint changes in humans (Fluorosis).
Carcinogenicity: Contains no ingredient listed as a carcinogen.
First Aid: General Advice: Call 800-321-9065 or emergency medical service. Remove and isolate contaminated clothing and shoes.

Eye Contact: In case of contact with eyes, remove contacts if needed, immediately flush eyes with running water for at least 20 minutes. Get medical attention immediately.

Skin Contact: Avoid spreading material on unaffected skin. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for 15 minutes. Treat with Calcium Gluconate (2.5%) or with a over-the-counter anti-acid containing Calcium or Magnesium. Seek Medical Attention Immediately!

Inhalation: Move injured party to fresh air. Apply artificial respiration if injured party is not breathing. Administer oxygen if breathing is difficult. Get Medical Attention Immediately!

Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Rinse mouth. Drink large amounts of water. Several glasses of milk or several ounces of milk of magnesia may be given for soothing. Take Injured Party to a Doctor Immediately!
Health Rating: 3
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 1
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2012-04-03
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Always wear recommended Personal Protective Equipment. Do not breathe vapor or mist. Use only with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing. Do not add water to product. Care should be taken when adding to water to prevent splattering and heat buildup. Store only in the original container. Store in cool, well-ventilated area. Do not store with aluminum or magnesium. Do not mix with acids or organic materials.
Disposal: This material, as supplied, is not a hazardous waste according to Federal regulations (40 CFR 261).
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Denatonium benzoate003734-33-60.01-0.1
Hydrogen fluoride007664-39-31.5-3.5
Water007732-18-590.0-100.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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