MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
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July 9, 2007
1. CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION
Fentin Hydroxide, TPTH
EPA Reg. No.:
Nufarm Americas Inc. AGT Division
150 Harvester Drive, Suite 200
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
Date of Issue:
July 9, 2007
January 16, 2006
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2. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Appearance and Odor: Beige colored powder with slight odor.
Warning Statements: Keep out of reach of children. DANGER – POISON. Fatal if inhaled. Corrosive.
Causes irreversible eye damage and skin burns. May be fatal if swallowed or absorbed through the skin.
Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. Do not breathe dust, vapor, or spray mist. The U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency has determined that triphenyltin hydroxide, the active ingredient in this
product, affects fetal development in laboratory animals. Exposure to this product during pregnancy
should be avoided.
Potential Health Effects:
Likely Routes of Exposure: Inhalation, eye and skin contact.
Eye Contact: Contact with eyes may cause eye corrosion or ulceration; blindness may result.
Skin Contact: Contact with skin may cause severe irritation with burning, redness, swelling, pain or
Ingestion: Ingestion may cause irritation of the digestive tract with stomach pain, heartburn, nausea,
vomiting or diarrhea; there may be no symptoms at all.
Inhalation: Inhalation may cause irritation of nose, throat and lungs, cough, difficulty breathing or
shortness of breath.
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 fish and wildlife.
See Section 12: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION f