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Product Name: Deadline Slug & Snail Slayer, Ready-To-Use Pellets-08/26/2015
EPA Registration Code: 71096-19-90098
Form: pellets
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » slug/snails » Insecticide
Pesticides » slug/snail » Molluscicide
Customer Service: 800-308-3723
Date Entered: 2018-01-09
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Central Garden & Pet Company
Address: 1340 Treat Boulevard, Suite 600
City: Walnut Creek
State: CA
Zip Code: 94597
Telephone Number: 925-948-4000
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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Warnings: Hazard Statements

This product is not considered hazardous.

Precautionary statements








Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

This product is not considered hazardous.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: May cause mild irritation.

Skin Contact: May cause mild irritation.

Inhalation: If inhaled, dust may cause mild irritation of nasal mucus membranes. May cause dry coughing or wheezing.

Ingestion: If ingested, this product may cause excessive salivation, vomiting, nausea, acetonuria (odor of acetone on breathe), convulsions, increased body temperature, depression of medullary respiratory and vasomotor control centers. May result in coma and can be fatal. Note: Because of low amounts of metaldehyde in this product (2%), it is unlikely exposure in sufficient quantities of metaldehyde to have coma or death induced.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

Longterm exposure may cause redness or chafing.
Carcinogenicity: No data available.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

Skin Contact: Wash skin with soap and water. If irritation develops and persists, get medical attention.

Inhalation: If breathing is difficult, remove person to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Call a physician if symptoms occur.

Ingestion: Call a poison control center or doctor immediately for treatment advice. Do not give any liquid to the person. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a poison control center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
MSDS Date: 2015-08-26
Handling: Avoid contact with eyes, skin or clothing. Fatal if swallowed. Avoid breathing dust. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Store in original container in a cool place out of reach of children and domestic animals. Do not allow to freeze. Do not store near food or feed. This product can be fatal to children and dogs (and other domestic animals) if ingested. Dogs have been known to ingest metaldehyde after opening or tearing packaging. This product can be harmful to children and fatal to dogs and other domestic animals if ingested. Do not store near hazardous or toxic substances.
Disposal: Dispose of content and/or container in accordance with local, regional, national, and/orinternational regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Metaldehyde [BSI:ISO]000108-62-32
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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