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Product Information
Product Name: Bon Ami Powder Cleanser-11/14/2016
Form: powder
Product Category: Inside the Home » cookware » Cleaner
Inside the Home » stainless steel » Cleaner
Inside the Home » cooktop cleaner » Kitchen
Customer Service: 800-846-1230
Date Entered: 2019-01-19
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Faultless Starch/Bon Ami Co.
Address: 1009 W. 8th Street
City: Kansas City
State: MO
Zip Code: 64101
Telephone Number: 816-842-1230
Fax Number: 816-842-3417
Toll Free Number: 800-846-1230
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

Warning. Causes serious eye irritation.

Precautionary Statements




Wash hands, forearms, and other exposed areas thoroughly after handling. Wear protective gloves, protective clothing, and eye protection.


IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.




Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Warning. Causes serious eye irritation.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Causes serious eye irritation. Symptoms may include: Redness, pain, swelling, itching, burning, tearing, and blurred vision.

Skin Contact: Dust may cause irritation in skin folds or by contact in combination with tight clothing.

Inhalation: Inhalation of pulverized limestone or limestone dust may cause irritation of the respiratory system resulting in coughing and/or sneezing. Higher exposures may cause a buildup of fluid in the lungs with severe shortness of breath.

Ingestion: Ingestion is likely to be harmful or have adverse effects.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

None expected under normal conditions of use.
Carcinogenicity: Not classified.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Rinse cautiously with water for at least 15 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do so. Continue rinsing. Obtain medical attention if irritation persists.

Skin Contact: Brush off loose particles from skin. Wash with plenty of soap and water. Take off contaminated clothing and wash it before reuse. If skin irritation or rash occurs: Get medical advice/attention.

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Obtain medical attention if breathing difficulty persists.

Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Rinse mouth. Seek medical attention if a large amount is swallowed.
MSDS Date: 2016-11-14
Handling: Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety procedures. Wash hands and other exposed areas with mild soap and water before eating, drinking, or smoking and when leaving work. Store in a dry, cool, and wellventilated place. Keep container closed when not in use. Keep/Store away from direct sunlight, extremely high or low temperatures, and incompatible materials.
Disposal: Do not empty into drains; dispose of this material and its container in a safe way.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Sodium carbonate000497-19-81.0-5.0
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-360.0-100.0
Feldspar-group minerals068476-25-55.0-10.0
D-Glucopyranose, oligomeric, C9-11-alkyl glycosides132778-08-61.0-5.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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