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Product Name: Adams Yard Spray-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Pet Care » outdoor » Flea & Tick Control (indoor/outdoor)
Customer Service: 800-720-0032
Date Entered: 2003-09-17
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Manufacturer: Farnam Companies, Inc.
Address: 1501 East Woodfield Road, 200W
City: Schaumburg
State: IL
Zip Code: 60173
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
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: Keep out of reach of children. Precautionary Statements Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals Harmful if absorbed through skin or inhaled. Causes moderate eye irritation. Harmful if swallowed. Contains petroleum distillate. Do not induce vomiting because of aspiration pneumonia hazard. Avoid breathing vapor or spray mist and contact with skin, eyes, or clothing. In case of contact, flush with plenty of water. Obtain medical attention if irritation persists. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Avoid contamination of food or feed. Do not spray plants used for food or feed. Environmental Hazards This pesticide is extremely toxic to fish and aquatic invertebrates. Do not apply directly to water. Drift from treated areas may be hazardous to organisms in adjacent aquatic sites. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment washwaters. Do not use or store near heat or open flames. Store in a cool, dry place. Keep container closed. Do not reuse empty container. Wrap container in several layers of newspaper and discard in trash.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:ROUTE(S) OF ENTRY: Inhalation? Yes , Skin? Yes , Eyes? Yes , Ingestion? Yes POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE May cause severe eye irritation or mild skin, respiratory, or nasal irritation. Acute overexposure may cause nervous system disorders such as dizziness and headaches.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: No components are listed as carcinogens by IARC, NTP or OSHA.
First Aid: IF IN EYES: Flush eye with cold water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention. IF ON SKIN: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash skin with soap and water. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air. IF INGESTED: Call a physician or Poison Control Center. Do not induce vomiting because of aspiration hazard.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Verified Date: 2007-12-12
MSDS Date: 2001-08-29
Handling: Avoid breathing mist or vapor. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Use only in a well ventilated area. Store in cool, dry area. Good practice requires that gross amounts of any chemical be removed from the skin as soon as practical, especially before eating or smoking. Do not use or store near fire, sparks or flame. Keep container closed when not in use. Use only at normal room temperatures. Do not spray toward face. Avoid skin contact. Wash hands after use and before eating, smoking, or using restroom.
Disposal: Empty containers may be discarded in trash. Full or leaking containers should be taken to a local disposal company for biological treatment or incineration. FARNAM COMPANIES, INC., suggests that all Local, State, and Federal Regulations concerning health
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