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Hazard Statements: H300
Fatal if swallowed.
Precautionary Statements: P264-P270-P301+P310a-P321-P405-P501a
Wash thoroughly after handling. Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. IF SWALLOWED: Specific treatment (see label). Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.