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May be used to comply with OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1200. Standard must be consulted for specific requirements. ----------------------------------------------------------SECTION 1 - PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION ----------------------------------------------------------PRODUCT NAME: Vet-Kem Dursban Flea & Tick Collar For Dogs EPA REG. NO.: 2724-282-11785 FDA NO.: N/A RF NO.: 159 COMPANY NAME: ZOECON CORPORATION 12200 DENTON DRIVE DALLAS, TEXAS 75234 EMERGENCY PHONE NO.: 214-243-2321 DATE PREPARED/LAST CHANGE: 6/93 ----------------------------------------------------------SECTION 2 - HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS/IDENTITY ----------------------------------------------------------Hazardous Components OTHER (Chemical and Common Name)/ OSHA ACGIH EXPOSURE CAS NO. PEL TLV LIMITS ----------------------------------------------------------Chlorpyrifos: O,O-Diethyl0.2 mg/m3 0.2 mg/m3 NE O-(3,5,6-trichloro-2(skin) (skin) pyridyl) phosphorothioate 2921-88-2 NE = Not established ----------------------------------------------------------SECTION 3 - PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS ----------------------------------------------------------BOILING POINT: N/A SPECIFIC GRAVITY (H2O = 1): 1.2 VAPOR PRESSURE (mm Hg): N/A VAPOR DENSITY (Air = 1): N/A SOLUBILITY IN WATER: <0.1 EVAPORATION RATE: N/A % VOLATILE (volume): N/A APPEARANCE AND ODOR: Clear to translucent, colorless to golden colored plastic strip, slight pungent odor of chlorpyrifos. ----------------------------------------------------------SECTION 4 - FIRE & EXPLOSION DATA ----------------------------------------------------------FLASH POINT: N/A METHOD USED: FLAMMABLE LIMITS IN AIR - % BY VOLUME: LEL lower: N/A UEL upper: N/A AUTO IGNITION TEMPERATURE: Not known. EXTINGUISHER MEDIA: Water fog, CO2, dry chemical, foam. SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES: Wear protective clothing and MSHA/NIOSH approved positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus. Do not allow product or firewater to enter drainage systems or waterways. UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS: Hazardous decomposition products. ----------------------------------------------------------SECTION 5 - PHYSICAL HAZARDS (REACTIVITY DATA) ----------------------------------------------------------STABILITY: Stable CONDITIONS TO AVOID: INCOMPATIBILITY (Materials to Avoid): Strong acids. HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: Hydrogen chloride, ethyl sulfide, diethyl sulfide, nitrogen oxides. HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION: Will not occur CONDITIONS TO AVOID:

----------------------------------------------------------SECTION 6 - HEALTH HAZARDS ----------------------------------------------------------SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE: ACUTE: Due to product form, method of use, and use history, human intoxication has not been reported. However, chlorpyrifos is a cholinesterase inhibitor and depending upon exposure it may produce the following symptoms: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, headache, tightness in chest, ataxia, anorexia, sweating, tearing, salivation, pin-point pupils, pulmonary edema, cyanosis, convulsions. CHRONIC: Not known. Possible dermatitis if collar worn by humans. EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES: Atropine is antidotal and is preferably given I.V. to effect. Give symptomatic and supportive care. If in eyes, flush with gently flowing water. If irritation appears, get medical attention. PRIMARY ROUTES OF ENTRY: Dermal CARCINOGENIC STATUS : No component listed is a human carcinogen. ----------------------------------------------------------SECTION 7 - GENERAL PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE ----------------------------------------------------------WORK/HYGIENIC PRACTICES: Wash hands, face and arms thoroughly with soap and water after handling product. PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORAGE: Store in original unopened container. Do not open protective pouch until ready to use. STEPS TO BE TAKEN IN CASE MATERIAL IS RELEASED/SPILLED: Because of individual packaging, possibilities of a release or spillage are remote. However, should one occur, sweep up and place in container for proper disposal. Do not allow to enter drainage systems or waterways. WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD (Consult federal, state, & local regulations): Do not reuse container - can be put in trash. Used collar can be wrapped and put in trash. For large quantities, dispose of in EPA, state approved site. ----------------------------------------------------------SECTION 8 - GENERAL CONTROL MEASURES ----------------------------------------------------------VENTILATION: Ventilate as necessary to keep airborne exposure levels below recommended limits. LOCAL EXHAUST: MECHANICAL (General): SPECIAL: OTHER: RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: None for use as label directs. If prolonged or excessive exposure is anticipated, wear MSHA/NIOSH approved organic vapor/pesticide respirator. PROTECTIVE GLOVES: None for use as label directs. Wear impervious gloves if contact is prolonged. EYE PROTECTION: None for use as label directs. Avoid eye contact with collar. OTHER PROTECTIVE CLOTHING OR EQUIPMENT: None special for use as label directs. If prolonged or excessive skin exposure is expected, wear clothing appropriate to prevent skin contact. ----------------------------------------------------------SECTION 9 - MATERIAL SHIPPING INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------------------ARTICLE NAME: N/A HAZARDOUS CLASS: N/A LABEL REQUIRED: None PACKAGING REQUIRED: None MAXIMUM NET QUANTITY PER PACKAGE VIA AIR: PASSENGER ONLY: N/A CARGO ONLY: N/A BILL OF LADING DESCRIPTION: Collars, Animal Insect Repellent in Individual retail containers. NMFC 49998, Class 100 SHIPPER CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: No

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----------------------------------------------------------The information herein is given in good faith, but no warranty, expressed or implied, is made. ----------------------------------------------------------DISCLAIMER OF EXPRESSED AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES: Although reasonable care has been taken in the preparation of this document, we extend no warranties and make no representation as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained therein, and assume no responsibility regarding the suitability of this information for the user's intended purposes or for the consequences of its use. Each individual should make a determination as to the suitability of the information for their particular purpose(s). A request has been made to the manufacturer to approve the contents of this material safety data sheet. Upon receipt a new MSDS will be made available. ----------------------------------------------------------COMPAS Code: 12920411


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