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Product Name: Klean-Strip Tri-Sodium Phosphate (TSP) Substitute-04/21/2015
Form: liquid
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » paint prep » Cleaner
Home maintenance » degreaser » Cleaner
Customer Service: 800-238-2672
Date Entered: 2016-08-07
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Barr & Co., Inc., W.M.
Address: 2101 Channel Avenue
City: Memphis
State: TN
Zip Code: 37501
Telephone Number: 800-238-2672
Fax Number: 800-621-9508
Toll Free Number: 800-398-3892
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-17
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. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Causes serious eye damage.

Precautionary Statements

Do not breathe gas/mist/vapors/spray. Wash hands thoroughly after handling. Wear .


IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.

IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.

IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.


Store locked up.


Dispose of contents/container according to local, state and federal regulations.

CAUTION! EYE & SKIN IRRITANT. HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED. Contains Sodium Metasilicate and 2-Butoxyethanol. Avoid contact with eyes and prolonged contact with skin. Do not take internally.
Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Danger. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Causes serious eye damage.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: This material is an eye irritant. May cause irritation; redness and swelling of the conjunctiva; excess blinking and tear production.

Skin Contact: May cause irritation, itching, redness; swelling; inflammation; discomfort or pain. May cause more severe effects on covered skin.

Inhalation: May cause dizziness; headache; irritation of the upper respiratory tract; nausea and vomiting.

Ingestion: Slightly toxic if ingested.

Effects on animals have been reported to include the blood (hemolysis) and secondary effects on the kidney and liver. May cause skin and eye irritation.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

Effects on animals have been reported to include the blood (hemolysis) and secondary effects on the kidney and liver. May cause skin and eye damage.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Immediately begin to flush eyes with water, remove any contact lens. Continue to flush the eyes for at least 15 minutes. Seek medical attention.

Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing. Immediately wash skin thoroughly with large amounts of water and mild soap, if available. Seek medical attention if irritation develops or persists.

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get immediate medical attention.

Ingestion: If swallowed, do NOT induce vomiting. Seek immediate medical attention. Call a physician or poison control center immediately. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 0
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: 2015-04-21
Handling: Read carefully all cautions and directions on product label before use. Since empty container retains residue, follow all label warnings even after container is empty. Dispose of empty container according to all regulations. Do not reuse this container. Keep container tightly closed when not in use. Store in a cool, dry place. Do not store near flames or at elevated temperatures.
Disposal: Dispose in accordance with applicable local, state, and federal regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Diethylene glycol monobutyl ether000112-34-5<5
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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