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Product Information
Product Name: Ortho Weed B Gon Weed Killer
EPA Registration Code: 239-2499
Form: liquid
Product Category: Pesticides » weed control/turf » Herbicide
Customer Service: 800-225-2883
Date Entered: 2001-06-26
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Solaris Group, The
Div.,Scotts
Address: P.O. Box 5008
City: San Ramon
State: CA
Zip Code: 94583
Toll Free Number: 888-295-0671
Date Info Verified: 2003-01-01
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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 (MSDS) prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the MSDS. (What is an MSDS?)
Health Effects
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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
IMMEDIATE CONCERNS:
- KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
- HARMFUL IF ABSORBED THROUGH THE SKIN

POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS
EYES: This substance is not expected to cause eye irritation.
SKIN: Harmful if absorbed through skin.
INGESTION: If swallowed, this substance is considered practically non-toxic to internal organs.
INHALATION: The systemic toxicity of this substance has not been determined. However, it should be practically non-toxic to internal organs if inhaled. This hazard evaluation is based on the known toxicity of the ingredients in this substance.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No evidence of chronic effects in humans.

TERATOGENICITY: Triclopyr is not considered to be a teratogen or cause birth defects.

REPRODUCTIVE TOXIN: The results of a 3-generation reproduction study demonstrated no Triclopyr associated changes regarding reproductive capacity, growth, pregnancy, parturition, neonatal survival and maturation.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
No evidence for carcinogenic effects.
First Aid: From MSDS
EYES: Flush eyes immediately with fresh water for at least 15 minutes while holding the eyelids open. Remove contact lenses if worn. No additional first aid should be necessary. However, if irritation persists, see a doctor.
SKIN: If on skin, wash with plenty of soap and water.
INGESTION: If swallowed, give water or milk to drink and telephone for medical advice. Consult medical personnel before inducing vomiting. If medical advice cannot be obtained, then take the person and product container to the nearest medical emergency treatment center or hospital.
INHALATION: Since this material is not expected to be an immediate inhalation problem, no first aid procedures are required.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: In case of medical emergencies involving this product, call day or night, (800) 454-2333.
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: 2001-06-26
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
GENERAL PROCEDURES: Keep pesticide in original container. Do not put concentrate or dilute into food or drink containers. Store in a secure, preferably locked, storage area. Protect container from freezing.

ECOTOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION: This product is toxic to aquatic invertebrates. Drift from this product may adversely affect aquatic invertebrates and non-target plants.
Disposal: From MSDS
The Solaris Group is committed to responsible environmental practices and recommends that all of the product be used up, carefully following all label directions and precautions.
If necessary to dispose of partially filled product container, then securely wrap it in several layers of newspaper and discard in trash.

EMPTY CONTAINER: Do not reuse container.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
DMA salt of 2,4-D (2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid)002008-39-10.2
3-Iodo-2-propynylbutylcarbamate055406-53-6
DMA Salt Of Mecoprop (MCPP)069237-09-80.2
Inert ingredients (unspecified)999999-00-2~ 99.36
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