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Material Safety Data Sheet
FOR EMERGENCY, SPILL, LEAK, FIRE, EXPOSURE, OR ACCIDENT, CALL:
Section 1 – Chemical Product and Company Identification
Product Name: Origin Borocal
Common Name: Calcium and boron fertilizer
Chemical Description: Liquid Fertilizer
Emergency Telephone Number:
PO Box 64089
St Paul, Minnesota 55164-0089
Date Prepared: 09-23-05
Revision Date: 11-06-05
Section 3 – Hazards Identification
Emergency Overview: Product may cause oxygen deficiency in enclosed space; follow all OSHA
regulations pertaining to enclosed space entry. See health effects below.
Route(s) of Entry: Eyes, Inhalation, Skin and Ingestion
Health Hazards (Acute and Chronic):
Inhalation: Inhalation of mist may cause irritation of the upper respiratory tract.
Eyes: Irritation of eyes.
Skin: Not Expected to be a primary skin irritant of toxic by skin contact..
Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed..
NTP: Not Listed
IARC: Not Listed
OSHA: Not Listed
Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure:
None known. Preexisting respiratory conditions may be aggravated by exposure to mists.
Section 4 – First Aid Measures
Inhalation: Remove person to fresh air and support breathing as needed. Seek medical attention
if irritation persists.
If conscious, rinse mouth and give large quantities of water. Seek medical attention
or call a poison control center immediately. Never give anything by mouth to an
Flush with clean water for at least 15 minutes. Lift eyelids to facilitate irrigation.
Seek medical attention if eye irritation persists.
Remove contaminated clothing and wash before re-using. Flush skin with water, and
then wash with soap and water. Seek medical attention if skin becomes irritated.
After first aid, get appropriate in-plant, paramedic, or community medica