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Product Information
Product Name: Klean-Strip Wood Bleach
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » brightener » Wood
Home maintenance » cleaner » Wood
Customer Service: 800-238-2672
Date Verified: 2011-03-18
Date Entered: 2011-03-19
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Manufacturer
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: 2014-05-06
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 (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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Keep out of reach of children danger! Harmful or fatal if swallowed. Causes severe damage to eyes. Causes chemical burns to skin. Contains sodium hydroxide. For further information, refer to the material safety data sheet. Use only with adequate ventilation. Do not take internally. Avoid prolonged or repeated breathing of vapors or mist and contact with skin and eyes. Never return this solution to the original container. Close container after each use. Do not reuse this container. Danger! Strong oxidizer. Evaporation or drying of this material on cloth or other combustible surfaces may cause fire. Contact with combustible liquids or vapors may cause fire or explosion, especially if exposed to heat. Danger! Harmful if swallowed. Causes severe damage to eyes. Causes chemical burns to the skin. Contains hydrogen peroxide. For further information, refer to the material safety data sheet. Use only with adequate ventilation. Do not take internally. Avoid prolonged or repeated breathing of vapors or mist and contact with skin and eyes. Never return this solution to the original container. Close container after each use. Do not reuse this container.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationEmergency Overview: Danger. Harmful or fatal if swallowed. Corrosive. Causes severe damage to eyes. Causes chemical burns to the skin. Use only with adequate ventilation.Route of Entry: Inhalation, Skin, and IngestionPotential Health EffectsInhalation: May cause irritation of respiratory tract, possibly severe. Can cause severe irritation to the nose and throat and inflammation of the lungs.Skin contact: Causes severe burns. May cause irritation and dermatitis.Eye contact: Causes eye damage and severe burns. Has the potential to cause blindness.Ingestion: Harmful or fatal is swallowed. May cause nausea; vomiting; irritation and burns of mouth and throat.Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated By Exposure: Respiratory System (asthma and other breathing disorders)
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Sodium Hydroxide: In general, chronic effects are due to long-term irritation. This material may cause dermatitis on the skin, or recurrent corneal ulceration and visual disturbances. In rare cases reports have noted long-term inhalation cause bronchial inflammatory reaction or obstructive airway dysfunction.
Carcinogenicity: Does not contain anyingredients listed as carcinogenic by IARC, NTP and OSHA.
First Aid: Inhalation: If user experiences breathing difficulty, move to air free of vapors. Administer oxygen or artificial respiration until medical assistance can be rendered.Skin contact: Wash with soap and large quantities of water and seek medical attention if irritation from contact persists.Eye contact: Flush with large quantities of water for at least 15 minutes and seek immediate medical attention.Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Drink large quantities of water. Never give anything my mouth to an unconscious person. Call your poison control center, hospital emergency room, or physician immediately for instructions.Note to Physician: The absence of visible signs or symptoms of burns does not reliably exclude the presence of actual tissue damage. Probable mucosal damage may contraindicate the use of gastric lavage.
Health Rating: 3
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 1
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Verified Date: 2011-03-18
MSDS Date: 2010-08-10
Handling/Disposal
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. Avoid breathing vapors or mist. Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. Wash thoroughly after handling.Never return this solution to the original container. Close container after each use. Avoid storage at extreme high or low temperatures. Protect from freezing.
Disposal: Dispose in accordance with applicable local, state, and federal regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Sodium hydroxide001310-73-23.0-7.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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