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Product Information
Product Name: Affresh Washer Cleaner-05/13/2015
Form: tablet
Product Category: Inside the Home » cleaner/deodorizer » Washing Machine
Inside the Home » washing machine » Cleaner
Customer Service: 800-643-0961
Date Entered: 2017-01-25
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Whirlpool Corporation
Address: 2000 N. M-63
City: Benton Harbor
State: MI
Zip Code: 49022
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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: Hazard Statements

Danger. May intensify fire; oxidiser. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May damage fertility or the unborn child.

Precautionary Statements

Obtain special instructions before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Keep away from heat. Keep/Store away from clothing/ combustible materials. Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles. Wash skin thoroughly after handling. Wear protective gloves/ protective clothing/ eye protection/ face protection.

Response

IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.

IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.

IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/ attention. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.

In case of fire: Use dry sand, dry chemical or alcohol-resistant foam to extinguish.

Storage

Store locked up.

Disposal

Dispose of contents/container to an approved waste disposal plant.
Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Danger. May intensify fire; oxidiser. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May damage fertility or the unborn child.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Causes serious eye irritation.

Skin Contact: Causes skin irritation.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

No information.
Carcinogenicity: Not classified based on available information.

IARC: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as probable, possible or confirmed human carcinogen by IARC.

OSHA: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as a carcinogen or potential carcinogen by OSHA.

NTP: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as a known or anticipated carcinogen by NTP.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Immediately flush eye(s) with plenty of water. Remove contact lenses.

Protect unharmed eye. Keep eye wide open while rinsing. If eye irritation persists, consult a specialist.

Skin Contact: If skin irritation persists, call a physician. If on skin, rinse well with water. If on clothes, remove clothes.

Inhalation: If unconscious place in recovery position and seek medical advice.

If symptoms persist, call a physician.

Ingestion: Keep respiratory tract clear. Do not give milk or alcoholic beverages. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. If symptoms persist, call a physician. Take victim immediately to hospital.
MSDS Date: 2015-05-13
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Avoid formation of respirable particles. Do not breathe vapours/dust. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Smoking, eating and drinking should be prohibited in the application area. Dispose of rinse water in accordance with local and national regulations. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage. Observe label precautions.
Disposal: Do not dispose of waste into sewer. Do not contaminate ponds, waterways or ditches with chemical or used container. Send to a licensed waste management company.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Tetrasodium EDTA000064-02-81.0-5.0
Sodium carbonate000497-19-820.0-30.0
Boric acid010043-35-320.0-30.0
Sodium carbonate peroxide015630-89-450.0-70.0
PPG025322-69-41.0-5.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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