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Product Name: 3M Ultrathon Insect Repellent Lotion Sponge
Form: liquid
Product Category: Personal Care » insect repellent » Skin Care
Pesticides » mosquito, flies » Insect Repellent
Customer Service: 800-430-5000
Date Entered: 2010-05-24
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: 3 M General Offices
Address: 3 M Center
City: St. Paul
State: MN
Zip Code: 55144
Telephone Number: 612-733-1110
Toll Free Number: 800-270-3532
Date Info Verified: 2004-01-01
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: Keep out of reach of children.

Hazards to Humans.

Causes substantial but temporary eye injury. Harmful if swallowed. Do not get in eyes. Use of this product may cause skin reactions in rare cases. Wash treated clothing before wearing it again. Wash hands before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco or using the toilet.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Emergency Overview

Immediate health, physical, and environmental hazards: May cause severe eye irritation.

Potential Heath Effects

Eye Contact: Severe Eye Irritation: Signs/symptoms may include significant redness, swelling, pain, tearing, cloudy appearance of the cornea, and impaired vision.

Skin Contact: Prolonged or repeated exposure may cause: Mild Skin Irritation: Signs/symptoms may include localized redness, swelling, and itching.

Inhalation: No health effects are expected.

Ingestion: Ingestion may cause: Gastrointestinal Irritation: Signs/symptoms may include abdominal pain, nausea, diarrhea and vomiting.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

Carcinogenicity: No information provided.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Immediately flush eyes with large amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Get immediate medical attention.

Skin Contact: Wash affected area with soap and water. If signs/symptoms develop, get medical attention.

Inhalation: No need for first aid is anticipated.

If Swallowed: Do not induce vomiting. If signs/symptoms develo, get medical attention.

Note to Physicians: Probable mucosal damage may contraindicate the use of gastric lavage.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 0
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: 2009-04-17
Handling: Avoid eye contact. Keep out of the reach of children. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after applying product.Store under normal warehouse conditions.
Disposal: Dispose of waste product in a permitted hazardous waste facility. Dispose of empty product containers in a sanitary landfill.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
PPG-11 stearyl ether025231-21-41.0-5.0
Glycerides, C14-18 mono- and di-067701-33-11.0-5.0
Alcohols, C14-18067762-30-51.0-5.0
Glycerides, tallow mono- and di-, hydrogenated, ethoxylated068553-11-71.0-5.0
Decanoic acid, mixed diesters with octanoic acid and propylene glycol068583-51-71.0-5.0
Fumed silica, crystalline-free112945-52-51.0-5.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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