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Product Name: Tough Act Disinfectant Bathroom Cleaner (aero)-discontinued
Form: aerosol
Customer Service: 800-428-4795
Date Entered: 1996-08-21
Manufacturer: SC Johnson, Inc.
Address: 1525 Howe Street
City: Racine
State: WI
Zip Code: 53403
Telephone Number: 262-260-2000
Fax Number: 262-260-6004
Toll Free Number: 800-494-4855
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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?)
Health Effects
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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS Caution: Persons with pre-existing skin disorders or impaired respiratory function may be more susceptible to the effects of this product. Always use product in a well ventilated area. Inhalation: May cause mucous membrane irritation with cough and rhinitis. Aerosol mists contain a small percentage of easily inhaled fine particles that can cause immediate injury to lung tissue, as well as be absorbed into the bloodstream. Aerosol products in general are not recommended. Inhaling vapors of hydrocarbon propellants may produce simple asphyxia with symptoms such as dizziness, disorientation, headache, excitation, central nervous system depression, and anesthesia. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents of an aerosol can be harmful or fatal. A case of ventricular tachycardia in a well child has been associated with accidental exposure to isobutane, n-butane, and propane via an aerosol deodorant (JAMA 1986;256:78-80). Skin Contact: May cause skin irritation on prolonged contact. Eye Contact: Causes eye irritation. Ingestion: No effects from ingestion are listed in the manufacturers Material Safety Data Sheet.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS Excessive exposure may cause liver, kidney and blood effects (glycol ether). Did not cause cancer in long-term animal studies. Birth defects are unlikely. Exposures having no adverse effects on the mother should have no effect on the fetus (chel
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS The product contains no listed carcinogens.
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: 1993-11-01
Handling: From MSDS Keep out of reach of children. Product is an irritant, avoid contact with the eyes and wear protective gloves (rubber, neoprene) for prolonged direct contact. May be harmful if swallowed. Contents under pressure. Do not use or store near heat, open flames, or direct sunlight. Containers may burst if heated.
Disposal: From MSDS Do not puncture or incinerate container. Do not put container in home trash compactor. Use up contents or de-aerosolize any intact container before disposal by properly venting away from the face in a well ventilated area. If possible, recycle empty aerosol can to nearest steel recycling center.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Tetrasodium EDTA000064-02-8<10
Diethylene glycol monobutyl ether000112-34-5<10
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-330
n-Alkyl (C12-C18) dimethyl benzyl ammonium chloride068391-01-5<1
Alkyl(C12-18)dimethyl ethylbenzyl ammonium chloride068956-79-6<1
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