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Product Name: Castrol Dexron VI Auto Transmission Fluid
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » automatic transmission fluid » Transmission
Customer Service: 800-462-0835
Date Entered: 2011-04-04
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Manufacturer: Castrol
Div. BP Lubricants USA, Inc.
Address: P.O. Box 485
City: Lewiston
State: NY
Zip Code: 14092
Telephone Number: 800-462-0835
Fax Number: 201-633-7475
Toll Free Number: 800-462-0835
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
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 IdentificationEmergency Overview: Warning ! Causes eye irritation. May cause respiratory tract and skin irritation. Prolonged or repeated contact can defat the skin and lead to irritation and/or dermatitis. In accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety work practices, airborne exposures should be controlled to the lowest extent practicable. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Use only with adequate ventilation. Keep container tightly closed and sealed until ready for use. Wash thoroughly after handling.Routes of entry: Skin contact. Eye contact. Inhalation. Ingestion.Potential Health EffectsEye contact: Causes eye irritation.Skin contact:? May cause skin irritation. Prolonged or repeated contact can defat the skin and lead to irritationand/or dermatitis.Inhalation: May cause respiratory tract irritation.Ingestion: Ingestion may cause gastrointestinal irritation and diarrhea.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS: No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: No known significant effects or critical hazards.
First Aid: Eye contact: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention.Skin contact: Immediately wash exposed skin with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash clothing before reuse. Clean shoes thoroughly before reuse. Get medical attention if symptoms occur.Inhalation: If inhaled, remove to fresh air. Get medical attention if symptoms occur.Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. If potentially dangerous quantities of this material have been swallowed, call a physician immediately. Get medical attention if symptoms occur.
Health Rating: 1.
Flammability Rating: 1
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: 2009-09-09
Handling: Put on appropriate personal protective equipment. Workers should wash hands and face before eating, drinking and smoking. Do not breathe vapor or mist. Do not ingest. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Use only with adequate ventilation. Wear appropriate respirator when ventilation is inadequate.Store in accordance with local regulations. Store away from direct sunlight in a dry, cool and wellventilated area, away from incompatible materials. Keep container tightly closed and sealed until ready for use. Containers that have been opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage. Do not store in unlabeled containers. Use appropriate containment to avoid environmental contamination.
Disposal: Disposal of this product, solutions and any by-products should at all times comply with the requirements of environmental protection and waste disposal legislation and any regional local authority requirements. Avoid dispersal of spilled material and runo
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Severely refined petroleum basestocks000000-47-295-100
Methacrylate copolymer000000-48-51.0-5.0
Ethyl acrylate000140-88-5
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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