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Product Name: Adams Carpet Powder with Linalool and Nylar-Old Product
Form: powder
Product Category: Pet Care » indoor » Flea & Tick Control (indoor/outdoor)
Customer Service: 800-720-0032
Date Entered: 2003-09-16
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Manufacturer: Farnam Companies, Inc.
Address: 301 West Osborn
City: Phoenix
State: AZ
Zip Code: 85013
Telephone Number: 602-285-1660
Fax Number: 602-207-2183
Toll Free Number: 800-234-2269
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-16
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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 Caution: Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with eyes or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating or smoking. Do not contaminate feed, water, or foodstuffs. Do not apply to food processing surfaces or use in food processing areas where food is exposed. Cover fish aquariums before use. Keep children and pets off treated carpet during treatment and while powder is still visible on its surface. Store in a cool, dry area inaccessible to children and pets. Do not reuse empty container. Wrap container and put in trash collection.
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 temporary discomfort in eyes. May cause mild skin irritation. May irritate the nose, throat, and respiratory tract.Amounts transferred to the mouth by fingers, etc., during normal operations should not cause injury. May cause headache, dizziness, allergic reaction.
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 water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention. IF ON SKIN: Immediately flush with large amounts of water. Use soap if available. Get prompt medical attention if irritation persists. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air. Consult a physician. IF INGESTED: Do not induce vomiting or give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical attention immediately.
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 Date: 2001-09-06
Handling: Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Store away from children Avoid breathing mist or vapor. Don't contaminate food, feed or water Professional groomers or applicators with repeated and extended exposure should wear goggles, apron, and rubber gloves at a minimum when working with this and other similar products. Store in a dry area. Keep out of reach of children. Read and follow all precautions and instructions on the product label. 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 and pollution be reviewed to determine approved disposal procedures. Do not contaminate food, feed, or water by storage or disposal. Spills may be reportable to the National Response Center; (800-424-8802).
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Piperonyl butoxide000051-03-62.5
Inert ingredients (unspecified)999999-00-296.905
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