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Product Information
Product Name: Weiman Wax Away Candle Wax Remover-05/21/2015
Form: liquid
Product Category: Inside the Home » remover » Wax
Customer Service: 800-837-8140
Date Entered: 2016-11-16
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Weiman Products Co.
Name Changed to Weiman Products Co.
Address: 755 Tri-State Parkway
City: Gurnee
State: IL
Zip Code: 60031
Telephone Number: 800-837-8140
Fax Number: 847-263-3700
Toll Free Number: 800-837-8140
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-12
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

Danger. Flammable liquid and vapor. May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.

Precautionary Statements

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. No smoking. Keep container tightly closed. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical, ventilating, and lighting equipment. Use only non-sparking tools. Take precautionary measures against static discharge. Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection.

Response

If swallowed: Immediately call a POISON CNETER or doctor/physician.

If on skin (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. Do NOT induce vomiting. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.

In case of fire: Use water fog, foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide (CO2) to extinguish.

Storage

Store in well-ventilated place. Keep cool. Store locked up.

Disposal

Dispose of contents and container in accordance with local, national, and international regulations.
Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Danger. Flammable liquid and vapor. May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: May cause eye irritation. Symptoms may include discomfort or pain, excess blinking and tear production, with marked redness and swelling of the conjunctiva.

Skin Contact: May cause skin irritation. Symptoms may include redness, drying, defatting and cracking of the skin.

Inhalation: May cause respiratory tract irritation.

Ingestion: May be harmful if swallowed. May cause stomach distress, nausea or vomiting.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: Not listed by IARC, NTP and OSHA.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Flush thoroughly with water. If irritation occurs, get medical assistance.

Skin Contact: Wash contact areas with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing. Launder contaminated clothing before reuse.

Inhalation: Remove from further exposure. For those providing assistance, avoid exposure to yourself or others. Use adequate respiratory protection. If respiratory irritation, dizziness, nausea, or unconsciousness occurs, seek immediate medical assistance. If breathing has stopped, assist ventilation with a mechanical device or use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation.

Ingestion: Seek immediate medical attention. Do not induce vomiting.

Note to Physician: Treat symptomatically.
MSDS Date: 2015-05-21
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Avoid contact with skin. Prevent small spills and leakage to avoid slip hazard. Material can accumulate static charges which may cause an electrical spark (ignition source). Use proper bonding and/or ground procedures. However, bonding and grounds may not eliminate the hazard from static accumulation. Consult local applicable standards for guidance.Launder contaminated clothing before use. Wash hands before eating, drinking, or smoking. The container choice, for example storage vessel, may effect static accumulation and dissipation. Keep container closed. Handle containers with care. Open slowly in order to control possible pressure release. Store in a cool, well-ventilated area. Storage containers should be grounded and bonded. Fixed storage containers, transfer containers and associated equipment should be grounded and bonded to prevent accumulation of static charge. Keep out of the reach of children.
Disposal: Dispose of the product and container in accordance with all applicable local, state, and federal regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
C9-11 alkane/cycloalkane064742-48-960.0-100.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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