Material Safety Data Sheet
MSDS No: 376
Domestic Emergency Phone 800-424-9300
Woodstream Corporation International Emergency Phone 703- 527-3887
69 North Locust Street 800-800-1819
Lititz, PA 17543 717-626-2125
Intl Info Phone:
SECTION I: MATERIAL IDENTIFICATION
M198 16 Ounce (dry)
ROACH POWDER 16 OZ
Roach & Ant Killing Powder
Also Known As:
EPA Reg. No. 47629-3-42697
SECTION II: INGREDIENTS
Non-Hazardous Component (s) CAS # Chemical Formula
Orthoboric Acid 10043-35-3 N/A
German Cockroach Pheromone N/A N/A
SECTION III: PHYSICAL DATA
Boiling Point: Not Applicable Not Applicable
Vapor Pressure (mm Hg): Not Applicable No Odor
Vapor Density (AIR=1): Not Applicable 1.44
Specific Gravity (Water=1):
Bulk Density: 51.18 - 56.16 Lb/Ft3 Not Applicable
Percent, Volitile by Volume %:
Freezing Point: Not Applicable Not Applicable
Evaporation Rate (Xylene=1):
Solubility in Water: Insoluble Solid Powder
Appearance: White Powder 4.0
SECTION IV: FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA
Not Applicable 2
Flash Point (method): NFPA Health Rating:
Not Applicable 0
Autoignition Temp.: NFPA Fire Rating:
Not Applicable 1
Flammable Lel: NFPA Reactivity Rating:
Not Applicable Water, Foam, CO2, Dry Chemical
Flammable Uel: Extinguishing Material:
SECTION V: HEALTH HAZARD DATA
General Statement: None of the ingredients of this material meet the definition of "Hazardous Chemical" given in OSHA Hazard
communication regulation 29 CFR 1910.1200(c).
Occupational Exposure Limit: No Limits
Effects of Over Exposure: None Expected under conditions of normal usage. See Page 2 for effects of Overexposure.
Carcinogenicity: None listed per OSHA, NTP, IARC
Chronic Effects: None Expected
Rec. Exp. Limits: No Limits
Potential Health Effects: None Expected under normal use conditions
Acute Oral: >5000 mg/kg rat
Acute Dermal: >5000 mg/kg rat
Acute Inhalation: >2 mg/l
Eye Irritation: Moderate Irritation
Skin Irritation: Slight Irritation
Sensitization: Not A Sensitizer
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Route of Entry Symptoms/Effects of Overexposure First Aid
Skin Irritation from prolonged exposure Immediately wash skin with plenty of water for 15 minutes. Remove
contaminated clothing and launder before reuse.
Inhalation May irritate mucous membranes of upper If inhaled, remove to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, call an
respiratory tract. ambulance and give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, administer
Eye May cause eye irritation Flush with large amounts of water for 15 minutes lifting eyelids
occassionally. Remove contact lenses after the first 5 minutes then continue
rinsing eye. Get medical attention if irritation persists.
Ingestion Can cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhea. If ingested, immedately consume 2 glasses of water and induce vomiting by
drinking Ipecac syrup or by placing finger in back of throat. Never give
anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Seek medical attention
SECTION VI: REACTIVITY DATA
Conditions to avoid: Moisture, Excessive Heat
Materials to avoid: Potassium, acetic anhydride
Hazardous Decomposition: Will Not Occur
Conditions to avoid: None Known
Hazardous Polymerization: Will Not Occur
Conditions to avoid: None Known
SECTION VII: SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURES
Steps to be taken if material Large spills can be swept up. Protect from ignition. Keep out of water sources and sewers. See waste/product
is released or spilled: disposal, below.
Waste Disposal Method: Waste is not hazardous as defined by RCRA (40 CFR 261). Other National, Provincial, and Local regulations may
vary. Consult local agencies as needed. Used material which has been contaminated may have significantly
different characteristics based on the contaminants and should be evaluated accordingly.
Product Disposal Method: Wrap in several layers of newspaper and place in trash.
SECTION VIII: SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION
Respiratory Protection: Dust mask if prolonged concentrated dust exposure expected.
Protective Gloves: Not generally required.
Eye Protection: Not generally required.
Protective Clothing: Not generally required.
Ventilation: Use adequate ventilation.
Other Protective Equipment: Not generally required.
Protection Note: Prolonged and repeated exposure to excessive concentrations of this product's dust, or any nuisance dust, can
cause chronic pulmonary disease/irritation.
SECTION IX: SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS
Storage and Handling: Avoid skin and eye contact. Avoid breathing dusts. Store in cool, well-ventilated area. Provide means of controlling
spills. Protect from ignition. Wash hands after handling. Do not allow product to contaminate water sources, food or
Other Precautions: None
Precaution Note: None
SECTION X: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Ecotoxicity: Generally considered chemically inert in the environment. Use of material which has become contaminated may
have significantly different characteristics based on the contaminant and should be evaluated accordingly.
Environmental Fate: Persists
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SECTION XI: TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
DOT HAZARD DESCRIPTION
DOT Proper Shipping Name:
DOT Hazard Class/Division:
Emergency Response Guide#:
US Surface Freight Class:
IATA Proper Shipping Name:
IATA Hazard Class/Division:
IATA Bulk Packaging Inst:
IATA Shipping Notes:
IMO Proper Shipping Name:
IMO Hazard Class/Division:
IMO Shipping Notes:
IMO Bulk Packaging Inst:
IMO Stowage Category:
SECTION XII: REGULATORY INFORMATION
SARA Title III:
SARA Product Classification:
Nose, Throat, Eye Irritant
Not Pressure Generating
Immediate and Delayed Health
311/312 Hazard Categories:
313 Reportable Ingredients:
Not Listed, Not Regulated
Woodstream. is unaware of any local, state or federal regulations which define the active ingredients as
hazardous.As of the preparation date, this product did not contain a chemical or chemicals subject to the reporting
requirements of Section 313 of Title III of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 and 40
CFR Part 372.
Proposition 65 Statement: None Listed
SECTION XIII: OTHER INFORMATION
While this information and recommendations set forth are believed to be accurate as of the date hereof,
Woodstream Corp. makes no warranty with respect hereto and disclaims all liability from reliance thereon.
1/29/2003 Nathan P. Ehresman
Date MSDS Prepared: Contact:
2/1/2001 Regulatory Affairs
Supercedes Date: Title:
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