MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
SIGNET 480 FS SEED TREATMENT
February 3, 2009
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1. CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION
SIGNET™ 480 FS Seed Treatment
EPA Reg. No.:
Thiram; Tetrametylthiuram Disulfide
Nufarm Americas Inc. AGT Division
150 Harvester Drive, Suite 200
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
Telephone Numbers: For Chemical Emergency, Spill, Leak, Fire, Exposure, or Accident,
Call CHEMTREC Day or Night: 1-800-424-9300
For Medical Emergencies Only, Call 1-877-325-1840
Date of Issue:
February 4, 2009
Supersedes: February 3, 2009
2. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Appearance and Odor: Opaque liquid suspension with no specific odor.
Warning Statements: Caution. Keep out of reach of children. Harmful if swallowed or inhaled. Causes
moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin or clothing. Avoid breathing spray mist or vapor.
Prolonged or frequently repeated skin contact may cause allergic reactions in some individuals.
Potential Health Effects:
Likely Routes of Exposure: Inhalation, eye and skin contact.
Eye Contact: Moderately irritating based on toxicity studies.
Skin Contact: Slightly toxic and mildly irritating based on toxicity studies. Prolonged or frequently
repeated skin contact may cause allergic reactions in some individuals.
Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed. Do not take alcohol immediately before or after exposure to this
product. The consumption of alcohol may increase the toxicity of the product.
Inhalation: Low inhalation toxicity. May irritate the respiratory tract.
Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Inhalation of product may aggravate existing chronic
respiratory problems such as asthma, emphysema or bronchitis. Skin contact may aggravate existing
See Section 11: TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION for more information.
Potential Environmental Effects:
This product is toxic to fis