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Product Information
Product Name: CRC Fire Ant Killer 14037, Aerosol, Professional Use
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Commercial / Institutional » ants & roaches » Insecticide
Landscape/Yard » fire ants » Insecticide
Customer Service: 800-272-8963
Date Entered: 2014-01-02
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: CRC Industries, Inc.
Div., Berwind Corp.
Address: 800 Enterprise Road Suite 101
City: Horsham
State: PA
Zip Code: 19044
Telephone Number: 215-674-4300
Fax Number: 800-272-4560
Toll Free Number: 800-556-5074
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-16
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

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Flammable. Harmful or Fatal if Swallowed. Eye Irritant. Contents Under Pressure.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: May cause moderate eye irritation.

Skin Contact: May cause skin irritation. Prolonged contact may allow material to be absorbed through the skin.

Inhalation: May cause respiratory irritation. Overexposure to vapors may lead to central nervous system effects such as headache and drowsiness, followed by dizziness and nausea.

Ingestion: May cause gastrointestinal discomfort or irritation of the throat. Aspiration of this material into the lungs, either while swallowing or vomiting, may lead to chemical pneumonitis, which could be fatal. Signs of lung involvement include increased respiratory rate, increased heart rate, and a bluish discoloration of the skin.

Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: pre-existing skin conditions.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

Repeated skin contact may cause contact dermatitis.
Carcinogenicity: Not listed by OSHA, IARC and NTP.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Immediately flush with plenty of water for 15 minutes. Call a physician if irritation persists.

Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing and wash affected area with soap and water. Call a physician if irritation persists. Wash contaminated clothing prior to re-use.

Inhalation: Remove person to fresh air. Clear air passage if blocked. Keep person calm. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult give oxygen. Call a physician.

Ingestion: Do NOT induce vomiting due to aspiration hazard. If vomiting occurs, lower head below knees to avoid aspiration. Seek immediate medical attention.

Note to Physicians: Treat symptomatically.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 2
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2011-10-05
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Avoid breathing vapors. Use outside or with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Do not use near sparks, open flames or other sources of ignition. Use caution around energized equipment. The metal container will conduct electricity if it contacts a live source. This may result in injury to the user from electrical shock and/or flash fire.Store in a cool dry area out of direct sunlight. Aerosol cans must be maintained below 120 deg F / 49 deg C to prevent cans from rupturing.
Disposal: The dispensed liquid product is not a RCRA hazardous waste. Full or partial full containers should be punctured and drained. Empty containers may be recycled or discarded. Contact your state or local regulatory agency for more details. All disposal activities must comply with federal, state, provincial and local regulations. Local regulations may be more stringent than state, provincial or national requirements.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Carbon dioxide000124-38-91.0-5.0
Tetramethrin007696-12-00.2
Sumithrin026002-80-20.125
Distillates, petroleum, hydrotreated light064742-47-890.0-100.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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