M A T E R I A L S A F E T Y D A T A S H E E T Prescription Treatment® brand ULTRACIDE® Pressurized Flea IGR & Adulticide Formula 1 EMERGENCY PHONE NUMBERS: MEDICAL: 800-225-3320 (Prosar) TRANSPORTATION: 800-424-9300 (Chemtrec) SECTION 1. PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION SECTION 5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES Product Name:
Prescription Treatment® brand ULTRACIDE® Pressurized Flea IGR &
Flash Point (TCC): < 20°F (propellant) EPA Reg. No.: Flame Projection: NE Explodibility Limits of Propellant in Air (% by volume): Product Code: EPA Signal Word: NFPA 30B Flammability: Level 1 Aerosol Distributed by:
Whitmire Micro-Gen Research Laboratories, Inc.
UNUSUAL FIRE, EXPLOSION AND REACTIVITY HAZARDS
Contents under pressure. Exposure to temperatures above 130°F may cause bursting. Extinguisher Media: CO2, Dry Chemical, Foam SECTION 2. COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS Special Fire Fighting Procedures: None required ACTIVE INGREDIENTS (0.985%) SECTION 6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
If container begins to leak (through puncture, etc.), eliminate all ignition sources and allow to
discharge completely in well ventilated area, then dispose of as directed below.
This product contains the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Lia-
OTHER INGREDIENTS* (99.015%)
bility Act (CERCLA) listed chemical Pyrethrins which has a reportable quantity (RQ) of 1 lb. A
release of more than 1,600 lbs of this product (approx. 1,280 units) is reportable to the Nation-
* All ingredients may not be listed. Ingredients not listed do not meet the reporting requirements of the
Emergency Telephone Number of Chemtrec: 800-424-9300 (for transportation spills)
OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) as specified in 29 CFR 1910.1200.
PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT FOR CLEANUP PERSONNEL
Eyes: Use proper protection – safety glasses are recommended. ACGIH TLV MATERIAL Skin: Wear chemical-resistant gloves. (Good practice requires that gross amounts of any chemical be removed from the skin as soon as practical, especially before eating or smoking.) Inhalation: Use of a respirator may be appropriate when working with spills in enclosed or
confined spaces, or when prolonged exposure to product vapor or spray mist may occur. When
using a respirator, wear a NIOSH approved respirator with an organic vapor (OV) cartridge or
canister with any R or P prefilter. See 29 CFR 1910.134 for respiratory protection, training and
*TWA recommended by ingredient supplier = 166 ppm
Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage or disposal of wastes. Take full or leakingcontainers to a local disposal company for biological treatment or incineration. Review all
SECTION 3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
local, state and federal regulations concerning health and pollution to determine approveddisposal procedures. NEVER PLACE WASTES DOWN ANY INDOOR OR OUTDOOR DRAIN
Product may cause substantial eye irritation. Prolonged exposure may cause skin irritation andreddening of the skin. SECTION 7. HANDLING AND STORAGE Primary: Skin Secondary: Inhalation Tertiary: Ingestion
Keep out of reach of children. CAUTION – Harmful if swallowed, inhaled or absorbed
Thermal decomposition in open flame will result in carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide.
through skin. Do not breathe vapors or spray mist. Avoid contact with skin or eyes. Incase of contact, flush with plenty of water. Wash with soap and warm water after use.
UNUSUAL FIRE, EXPLOSION AND REACTIVITY HAZARDS
Obtain medical attention if irritation persists. Avoid contamination of food or feed-
Contents under pressure. Exposure to temperatures above 130ºF may cause bursting.
stuffs. Do not treat pets with this product. Remove pets, birds, and cover fish aquari-ums before spraying. SECTION 4. FIRST AID MEASURES
Do not contact treated surfaces until spray has dried.
Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor orgoing for treatment. Describe any symptoms and follow the advice given. Ingestion: Immediately call a poison control center or doctor. Do not induce vomiting unless told
This product has been tested on several types of carpet, fabric and other household fur-
to do so by a poison control center or doctor. Do not give ANY liquid to the person. Do not give
nishings without adverse affects. In a few instances, waxed surfaces have been
anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
whitened or dulled. Holding the can 36” away from the target surface normally pre-
Eye Contact: Hold eyes open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15 - 20 min. Remove
vents any whitening from occurring. Because of the wide variety of floor types and fin-
contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 min, then continue rinsing eyes. Call a poison control
ishes, treat a small inconspicuous area before treating the entire area. Avoid contact
center or doctor for treatment advice. Skin Contact: Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for
15 - 20 min. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice. Extremely Flammable. Contents under pressure. Keep away from fire, sparks and heated Inhalation: Move person to fresh air. If person is not breathing, call 911 or an ambulance, then
surfaces. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Exposure to temperatures above 130°F may
give artificial respiration, preferably mouth-to-mouth, if possible. Call a poison control center or
doctor for further treatment advice. Note to Physician: None
Do not contaminate water, food or feed. Store in a cool, dry area away from heat or open flame
Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: None Known Emergency Telephone Number of Prosar: 800-225-3320 (for medical emergencies) M A T E R I A L S A F E T Y D A T A S H E E T Prescription Treatment® brand ULTRACIDE® Pressurized Flea IGR & Adulticide Formula 1 SECTION 8. EXPOSURE CONTROL / PERSONAL PROTECTION SECTION 13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATION
Do not contaminate water, food or feed by disposal of container or waste. Dispose of container and
Respiratory Protection: None required for typical use exposure. See Section 6 for atypical
waste in accordance with all federal, state and local regulations. Container Disposal: Do not puncture or incinerate! Empty container by using the product Protective Gloves: Chemical-resistant gloves are recommended if prolonged or repeated
according to the label directions. Offer empty container for recycling, if available, or place in trash
skin contact is likely. (Good practice requires that gross amounts of any chemical be removed
if allowed by state and local regulations. If container is partly full, contact your local solid waste
from the skin as soon as practical, especially before eating or smoking.)
Eye Protection: Use proper protection - safety glasses are recommended. Waste Disposal: Wastes resulting from the use of this product may be disposed of on site or at Other Protective Equipment: None required Local Exhaust: None required SECTION 14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION Mechanical: May be used when applying this product in enclosed spaces.
SHIPMENT BY GROUND WITHIN U.S. (DOT CLASSIFICATION)
Special: None required Proper Shipping Description: Consumer Commodity, ORM-D Other: None required Package Marking: Consumer Commodity, ORM-D Package Labeling: None required Certified Packaging: Not required SECTION 9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES Appearance: Sprays as a mist Odor: Characteristic insecticide/solvent odor Proper Shipping Description: Aerosols, 2.1, UN 1950 Solubility in Water: Will dissipate Vapor Pressure: NE Package Marking: Dangerous Goods in Limited Quantities of Class 2.1 Viscosity: NE Vapor Density: NE Package Labeling: None required Boiling Point: NE Freezing/Melting Point: NE Certified Packaging: Not required pH: 7.1 (1% in H2O) Density: 0.97 g/ml @ 68°F
SHIPMENT BY AIR (ICAO / IATA CLASSIFICATION)
Proper Shipping Description: Aerosols, Flammable, 2.1, UN 1950 Package Marking: Aerosols, Flammable, UN 1950, LTD. QTY. SECTION 10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY Package Labeling: Flammable Gas Certified Packaging: Not required Stability: Indefinite when used according to label directions. Other Requirements or Instructions: Complete air bill with packaging instruction “Y203, ERG code 10L”. Conditions to Avoid: Do not spray into open flame or onto very hot surfaces.
Product in unopened original packaging is compliant with all regulations for ground shipment
Incompatibility (Material to Avoid): None
within the U.S. WMG disclaims any liability for claims or damages that may result from shipment
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur
by other means. Consult appropriately trained shipping professional before offering for shipment
Thermal decomposition in open flame will result in carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide. SECTION 15. REGULATORY INFORMATION SECTION 11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
This product contains the CERCLA listed chemical Pyrethrins which has a reportable quantity
Primary: Skin Secondary: Inhalation Tertiary: Ingestion
SARA TITLE III SECTION 311/312 HAZARD CLASS
Eyes: Product may cause substantial eye irritation.
This product has been reviewed according to the EPA “Hazard Categories” promulgated under
Skin: Prolonged exposure may cause skin irritation and reddening of the skin. Acute dermal
Section 311 and 312 of the Superfund Amendment and Reauthorization Act of 1986 (SARA
Title III) and is considered, under applicable definitions, to meet the following categories:
50 > 2,000 mg/kg (rabbits). Primary skin Irritation Index = 0.33 (rabbits). Product is not a
sensitizer when tested on guinea pigs. Ingestion: Acute oral toxicity LD Inhalation: Unlikely due to product being pressurized and producing particles large enough not to be respirable. Acute inhalation toxicity LC50 > 5.12 mg/L (rats).
This product contains no substances subject to the reporting requirements of Section 313 of
the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 (SARA Title III) or 40 CFR Part
Neither this product nor any of its ingredients are classified as carcinogens by the National
372 in concentrations above the de minimus concentration level.
Toxicity Program (NTP), the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) or the Occu-pational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
All components of this product are listed or excluded from listing on the US Toxic SubstanceControl Act (TSCA) Chemical Substance Inventory. SECTION 12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
This product is toxic to fish and birds. Do not apply directly to water or to areas where surface
SECTION 16. OTHER INFORMATION
water is present or to intertidal areas below the mean high water mark. Drift from treated areasmay be hazardous to organisms in adjacent aquatic sites. Apply this product only as specified
The information and recommendations contained herein are based upon data believed to be correct. However, no guarantee or warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, is made with respect to the information contained herein. For automatic MSDS updates, register at www.wmmg.com.
Questions concerning the safe handling of the product should be referred to the Whitmire Micro-Gen Customer Service Department at 800-777-8570. WHITMIRE MICRO-GEN
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