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Product Information
Product Name: Silvo Metal Polish-09/25/2012-(Canadian Market)
Form: liquid
Product Category: Inside the Home » silver » Polish
Inside the Home » cleaner » Silver
Customer Service: 800-228-4722
Date Entered: 2013-04-16
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Reckitt Benkiser Canada, Inc.
Address: 1680 Tech Avenue Unit #2
City: Mississauga
State: ON
Zip Code: L4W 5S9
Telephone Number: 905-283-7000
Fax Number: 905-283-7001
Toll Free Number: 800-888-0192
Date Info Verified: 2016-02-10
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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Danger. Flammable. Poison. Keep out of reach of children.Fumes may catch fire. Contents Harmful. May irritate eyes and skin. DO NOT smoke. DO NOT swallow. DO NOT get in eyes or skin or clothing. Wear suitable gloves. Use only in well-ventilated areas. Keep away from flames, such as a pilot light, and any object that sparks, such as an electric motor.

Potential Health Effects

Routes of exposure: Eye, Skin contact, Inhalation, Ingestion.

Eye Contact: Causes irritation.

Skin Contact: May cause irritation.

Inhalation: Excessive intentional inhalation may cause respiratory tract irritation and central nervous system effects (headache, dizziness).

Ingestion: Do not swallow. May cause stomach distress, nausea or vomiting.

Signs and symptoms: Symptoms may include redness, oedema, drying, defatting and cracking of the skin. Symptoms of overexposure may be headache, dizziness, tiredness, nausea and vomiting.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

Prolonged or repeated exposure can cause drying, defatting and dermatitis.
Carcinogenicity: The finished product is not expected to have chronic health effects.

ACGIH - Threshold Limit Values - Carcinogens: Silica-crystalline, quartz CAS No. 14808-60-7 A2 - Suspected Human Carcinogen

IARC - Group 1 (Carcinogenic to Humans): Silica-crystalline,
First Aid: Eye Contact: If in eyes, rinse eyes with water. Remove any contact lenses and continue to rinse eyes for at least 15 minutes. If irritation persists, contact a physician.

Skin Contact: If on skin, rinse well with water. If on clothes, remove clothes. If irritation persists, contact a physician.

Inhalation: If symptoms develop move victim to fresh air. If symptoms persist, obtain medical attention.

Ingestion If swallowed, call a Poison Control Centre or doctor immediately. DO NOT induce vomiting.

Notes to physician: Symptoms may be delayed.

General advice: Keep away from sources of ignition. No smoking. If you feel unwell, seek medical advice (show the label where possible). Ensure that medical personnel are aware of the material(s) involved, and take precautions to protect themselves. Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. Keep out of reach of children.
Health Rating: 2*
Flammability Rating: 3
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: 2012-09-25
Handling: Ensure adequate ventilation. Use good industrial hygiene practices in handling this material. When using do not eat or drink. Do not smoke. Wash hands before breaks and immediately after handling the product.Keep out of reach of children. Do not store at temperatures above 120 deg F (49 deg C). Store in a closed container away from incompatible materials. Keep container protected from direct sunlight, in a dry, cool, well ventilated area, and away from food and drink.
Disposal: Dispose in accordance with all applicable regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Linoleic acid000060-33-3
Benzoic acid000065-85-0
Oleic acid000112-80-1
Aluminum silicate001318-74-7
Kaolin clay001332-58-710.0-30.0
Ammonium hydroxide001336-21-6
Silica, amorphous (Diatomaceous silica)007631-86-910.0-30.0
Propylene glycol alginate009005-37-2
Hydrogenated Tallow Glycerides068308-54-3
Silica Dimethicone Silylate888888-05-8
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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