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Material Safety Data Sheet
April 5, 2004
Product Name: Gordon's BK 800
MSDS No.: 786-8
1. Basic Information:
Version No.: 011
EPA Registration No.: 2217-758
1217 West 12th Street
City, State Zip:
Kansas City, MO 64101-1407
Environmental, Health, & Safety Dept.
Information Telephone Number:
Emergency Telephone Number:
(ND = Not Disclosed)
acid), isooctyl (2-ethylhexyl) ester
2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, isooctyl
3,6-Dichloro-o-anisic acid (Dicamba)
3. Hazardous Identification:
Hazardous Identification Information:
Liquid; ester odor.
The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) lists
chlorophenoxy herbicides in its Group 2B (limited evidence for
carcinogenicity in humans.) The US EPA has given the chlorophenoxy
herbicides 2,4-D, 2,4-DP, MCPP, and MCPA a Class D classification
(not classifiable as to human carcinogenicity.) More current 2,4-D
lifetime feeding studies in rats and mice did not show carcinogenic
effects and a recent World Health Organization (WHO) review of 2,4-D
toxicology has concluded that 2,4-D is not a carcinogen.
4. First Aid Measures:
Route(s) of Entry:
Contact, Inhalation, Ingestion.
Health Hazards (Acute and Chronic):
EYES: Causes substantial but temporary eye injury.
SKIN: Contact may be moderately irritating to the skin.
INHALATION: May be irritating to the respiratory system.
INGESTION: May be irri