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Product Name: Arm & Hammer Powder Laundry Detergent, Clean Burst-Old Product
Form: powder
Product Category: Inside the Home » laundry » Detergent
Inside the Home » detergent » Laundry
Customer Service: 800-524-1328
Date Entered: 2013-12-30
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Manufacturer: Church & Dwight Co., Inc.
Address: 500 Charles Ewing Boulevard
City: Ewing
State: NJ
Zip Code: 08628
Telephone Number: 800-833-9532
Fax Number: 609-683-5092
Toll Free Number: 800-524-1328
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
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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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Severe eye and respiratory irritant; moderate skin irritation potential. No significant environmental effects; not a fire hazard; stable.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Severe irritant; burns and potential injury upon prolonged contact.

Skin Contact: Not a primary skin irritant; various severities of irritation are possible on prolonged, repeated or occluded contact.

Inhalation: Inhalation of aerosol dusts may cause sensitization in hypersensitive individuals, severe irritation, delayed pulmonary edema and nasal septum deviation.

Ingestion: Slightly toxic; ingestion can cause severe pain, diarrhea, and corrosive damage to GI tract. Potential aspiration hazard if ingested.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No information supplied.
Carcinogenicity: Not listed as carcinogenic by: IARC, NTP, OSHA, or ACGIH.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Avoid contact with eyes. If contact occurs, flush immediately with clean flowing water, low pressure and lukewarm if possible. After an initial flush, check for and remove contact lenses if present. Continue flushing for 15 minutes occasionally lifting upper and lower eyelids. Seek medical attention.

Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash exposed areas with soap and water. Seek medical attention if irritation develops and persists. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

Inhalation: Avoid inappropriate handling that may result in the generation of aerosol dusts. If inhaled, move away from contaminated area to fresh air. Seek medical attention if person has difficulty breathing, chest discomfort, or exhibits any other signs of allergic response.

Ingestion: Causes irritation to mouth and throat. If swallowed, do not induce vomiting. If person is conscious, give 1-2 glasses of water to drink. Never give anything orally to an unconscious person. Seek medical attention.
MSDS Date: 2008-06-24
Handling: Avoid formation of airborne dusts and contact with product during handling and clean up. This product will react with acids to yield carbon dioxide gas, which can accumulate in confined spaces. Do not enter confined spaces until they have been well ventilated and carbon dioxide levels have been determined to be safe.Store in original containers in a cool dry place.
Disposal: Landfill in accordance with all local, state and federal environmental regulations. Local and state laws may differ from federal, so be sure to consult with appropriate agencies for specific rules. Dilute and drain small amounts to sewer (Avoid formation of aerosol). Discard empty containers as general trash.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Brightener(s) (unspecified)000000-28-7
Sodium bicarbonate000144-55-8
Sodium carbonate000497-19-870.0-85.0
Sodium percarbonate003313-92-6
Potassium chloride007447-40-7
Sulfuric acid007664-93-92.0-4.0
Sodium sulfate007757-82-6
Subtilisin (proteolytic enzyme)009014-01-1
Polyacrylic acid emulsion028411-49-6
Sodium Alkyl Aryl Ether Sulfate055348-40-8
Alcohols, C12-16, ethoxylated (Isureth-4)068551-12-2
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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