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Product Name: STP Fuel Injector/Carburetor Cleaner-08/07/1998-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » cleaner, fuel inj/carb » Fuel System & Air Intake
Customer Service: 800-835-4523
Date Entered: 2003-01-01
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Armored AutoGroup Inc
Address: 44 Old Ridgebury Road Suite 300
City: Danbury
State: CT
Zip Code: 06810
Telephone Number: 203--20-5290
Toll Free Number: 800-222-7784
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-18
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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Warnings: Danger: contains petroleum distillates. Do not swallow. Do not breathe vapor. Use in a well ventilated area. Avoid skin contact. Keep away from heat sources, sparks and flame. If swallowed, do not induce vomiting. Call physician immediately. In inhaled, remove to fresh air. For skin contact, wash thoroughly with water. (plastic bottle container)
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS Inhalation: Excessive inhalation of vapor or mist may cause irritation of the nose, throat and respiratory tract. May cause harmful central nervous system effects including euphoria, headache, dizziness, drowsiness, blurred vision, fatigue, tremors, convulsions, loss of consciousness, coma, respiratory arrest and death. Skin Contact: May cause irritation, seen as localized reddening and swelling. Prolonged or repeated exposures to this material may cause redness, burning and drying and cracking of the skin. No specific data is available on dermal toxicity. Absorption as from prolonged or massive skin contact may result in toxicity. Eye Contact: This product is not expected to cause prolonged or significant eye irritation. The hazard evaluation is based on data from similar materials. Ingestion: Swallowing may cause gastrointestinal disturbances including irritation, abdominal pain, belching, nausea, vomiting, frequent loose stools and diarrhea. Ingestion of large quantities may cause harmful central nervous system effects similar to those listed under Inhalation. This material is an aspiration hazard; product can enter the lungs during swallowing or vomiting and cause lung inflammation and damage.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS Reports have associated repeated and prolonged over exposure to petroleum distillates with adverse liver, kidney and bone marrow effects and with permanent brain and nervous system damage. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inh
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS This product may contain kerosene. Repetitive direct skin application of kerosene over a two year period resulted in skin cancer in laboratory animals. Petroleum hydrocarbons of similar composition and boiling ranges have been known to produce k
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 2
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: 1998-08-07
Handling: From MSDS Harmful or fatal if swallowed. Contains petroleum distillates. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing; avoid breathing vapors. Keep away from heat sources, sparks and flame. Wash exposed skin with soap and water after use. Use only with adequate ventilation. Keep containers closed when not in use. Empty containers may retain hazardous residues. Do not cut or weld on or near empty or full containers. Do not store near potential sources of ignition. Store in a cool, dry well ventilated area away from heat, oxidizers and all sources of ignition.
Disposal: From MSDS Product waste material is a hazardous waste due to ignitability. Incinerate in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
MSDS: Proprietary or trade secret ingredient(s)000000-00-81.0-7.0
Petroleum distillates (JP5 Jet fuel)008008-20-675-100
Stoddard solvent008052-41-375-100
Trimethylbenzenes (mixed isomers)025551-13-70-10.0
Solvent-refined heavy paraffinic distillate064741-88-45.0-10.0
Distillates, petroleum, hydrotreated heavy paraffinic064742-54-75.0-10.0
Kerosine, petroleum, hydrodesulfurized064742-81-075-100
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, medium aliphatic064742-88-775-100
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, light aromatic064742-95-675-100
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