Skip Navigation

Household Products Database banner

Quick search

Advanced Search triangular bullet

Browse by category
Inside the Home
Home Maintenance
Personal Care
Arts & Crafts
Pet Care
Auto Products
Home Office
Commercial / Institutional

Browse A to Z
Products Names
Types of Products

Support pages
About the Database
Product Recalls
Contact Us
More Resources



Home Products Manufacturers Ingredients Health Effects
Product Information
Product Name: Zep Tile and Terrazzo Cleaner-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Inside the Home » cleaner » Tile
Inside the Home » tile » Cleaner
Customer Service: 800-241-5656
Date Entered: 2001-06-01
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: ZepInc
Address: 3330 Cumberland Boulevard Suite 700
City: Atlanta
State: GA
Zip Code: 30339
Telephone Number: 404-603-7958
Fax Number: 404-603-7958
Toll Free Number: 877-428-9937
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-11
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
Enter text or highlight term...
Warnings: Keep out of reach of children. Contains diethylene glycol monomethyl ether and tetrasodium EDTA. Causes irritation.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Primary Routes Of Entry: Inhalation, Skin Absorption, Eye Acute Effects Of Overexposure: Special Note: MSDS Data Pertains To The Product As Dispensed From The Container. Adverse Health Effects Would Not Be Expected Under Recommended Conditions Of Use (Diluted) So Long As Prescribed Safety Precautions Are Practiced. Ingestion: N/A Skin Contact: This Product May Irritate Eyes And Skin Upon Contact. Skin Inflammation Is Characterized By Itching, Scaling, Reddening, Or Occasionally, Blistering. Existing Skin, Eye Or Respiratory Disorders May Be Aggravated By Exposure. Inhalation: Overexposure By Inhalation May Cause Respiratory Irritation. Eye Contact: This Product May Irritate Eyes And Skin Upon Contact. Inflammation Of The Eye Is Characterized By Redness, Watering, And Itching.Medical Conditions Aggravated By Exposure: Unknown
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Repeated Or Prolonged Skin Contact May Produce Chronic Inflammation Or Dermatitis, Characterized By Redness, Scaling, Or Itching. Repeated Eye Exposure May Produce Chronic Inflammation Of The Eye Or Corneal Damage.
Carcinogenicity: NTP? N/A IARC? N/A OSHA Regulated ? N/A
First Aid: Ingestion: If Swallowed, Do Not Induce Vomiting. If Vomiting Occurs, Keep Head Below Hip Level. Get Emergency Medical Attention Immediately. Skin Contact: Immediately Flush Contaminated Skin With Plenty Of Water For At Least 15 Minutes. Get Medical Attention Immediately. Existing Skin Disorders May Be Aggravated By Exposure. Inhalation: Move Exposed Person To Fresh Air. If Irritation Persists, Get Medical Attention Promptly. Existing Respiratory Disorders May Be Aggravated By Exposure.Eye Contact: Immediately Flush Eyes With Water For At Least 15 Minutes, Occasionally Lifting Upper And Lower Lids. Get Medical Attention At Once. Existing Eye Disorders May Be Aggravated By Exposure.
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: 1997-11-17
Handling: Store Tightly-Closed Container In A Dry Area At Temps. Between 40-120 Degrees F. Keep Product Our Of Eyes. Clothing Or Shoes Which Become Contaminated With Substance Should Be Removed Promptly And Not Re-worn Until Thoroughly Cleaned. Other Precautions: Keep This And All Chemicals Out Of Reach Of Children And Pets. Empty Container Handling: Warning! Emptied Container Retains Product Residue. Observe All Precautions Even After Container Is Emptied. Keep Emptied Container Closed Tightly.
Disposal: Liquid Wastes Are Not Permitted In Landfills. This Product Is Not Considered A Hazardous Waste Under RCRA. Unusable Liquid May Be Absorbed On An Inert Absorbent Material (E.G. Zep-O-Zorb), Drummed, And Taken To A Chemical Or Industrial Landfill. In Some Areas, Disposal By Flushing Into A Sanitary Sewer With Plenty Of Water May Be Permissible. Consult Local, State, Federal Agencies For Proper Disposal Method In Your Area.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA)000060-00-4<5
Ethanol/SD Alcohol 40000064-17-55.0-15.0
Nonylphenyl polyethoxylate009016-45-9
HHS.GOV Household Products Database Home Page National Library of Medicine