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Product Name: Spot Shot Professional Instant Carpet Stain Remover, Aerosol, Professional Use-07/31/2014
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Commercial / Institutional » cleaner » Carpet
Commercial / Institutional » carpet » Cleaner
Customer Service: 619-275-1400
Date Entered: 2015-11-07
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Manufacturer: WD 40 Company
Address: 9715 Businesspark Avenue
City: San Diego
State: CA
Zip Code: 92131
Telephone Number: 619-275-1400
Fax Number: 619-275-5823
Toll Free Number: 888-324-7596
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: DANGER!

Extremely Flammable Aerosol

Contains gas under pressure; may explode if heated. Causes serious eye irritation.


Keep away from heat, sparks, open flames, hot surfaces - No smoking. Do not spray on an open flame or other ignition source.

Pressurized container: Do not pierce or burn, even after use.

Wash thoroughly after handling.

Wear 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 attention


Protect from sunlight. Do not expose to temperatures exceeding 50 deg. C/122 deg. F. Store in a well-ventilated place.
Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Gas under pressure. Eye Irritant

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Liquid sprayed into eyes may cause mild irritation.

Skin Contact: Can cause mild skin irritation. Harmful amounts may be absorbed through the skin with symptoms similar to those under inhalation and ingestion.

Inhalation: Excessive inhalation can cause headache, drowsiness, nausea and lack of coordination. Can cause irritation of respiratory tract. Overexposure to propellant may cause respiratory depression, heart rate rhythm irregularities, headache, shortness of breath, and unconsciousness.

Ingestion: Symptoms are similar to those of inhalation including pain, diarrhea and vomiting. May cause damage to the liver and kidneys.

Signs and Symptoms of Exposure: Causes eye irritation May cause skin and respiratory irritation. Harmful if intentionally inhaled. Maybe harmful if absorbed through skin. May affect liver, kidneys, blood, lymphatic system or central nervous system.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

2-butoxyethanol has caused lymphatic system, blood, liver and kidney damage.
Carcinogenicity: None of the components are listed as a carcinogen or suspect carcinogen by IARC, NTP, ACGIH or OSHA.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Flush eyes with plenty of water for several minutes, lifting upper and lower eyelids occasionally. Remove contact lenses if present and easy to do after the first 5 minutes then continue flushing. Get medical attention if irritation persists.

Skin Contact: Wash skin with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Get medical attention if irritation persists or symptoms of exposure develop.

Inhalation (Breathing): Remove to fresh air. Get medical attention if symptoms persist.

Ingestion (Swallowed): Do not induce vomiting. Call a physician, poison control center, or the WD-40 Safety Hotline at 1-888-324-7596. Rinse mouth with water and give one eight-ounce glass of water to drink if the patient if conscious and responsive. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

Indication of Immediate Medical Attention/Special Treatment Needed: Immediate medical attention is not required.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 2
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 Date: 2014-07-31
Handling: Avoid contact with eyes. Avoid prolonged contact with skin. Avoid breathing vapors or aerosols. Use with adequate ventilation. Keep away from heat, sparks, hot surfaces and open flames. Do not smoke or use around open flames or sources of extreme heat. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating vapors and inhaling can be harmful or fatal. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Keep containers closed when not in use. Keep out of the reach of children. Do not puncture or incinerate containers. Store in a cool, dry ventilated area. Protect from physical damage. Do not store in direct sunlight, near open flames or above temperatures greater than 120 F. Do not place can in hot water or near radiators, stoves or other sources of heat.
Disposal: Aerosol containers should not be punctured, compacted in home trash compactors or incinerated. Empty containers may be disposed of through normal waste management options. Dispose of all waste product, absorbents, and other materials in accordance with applicable Federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Sodium citrate (Trisodium citrate)000068-04-2
Diethylene glycol monobutyl ether000112-34-5<10
Sodium benzoate000532-32-1
Sodium borate decahydrate (borax)001303-96-4
Sodium lauryl sarcosinate007631-98-3
Petroleum gases, liquefied068476-85-7<10
Anionic surfactant(s) (unspecified)999999-92-1
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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