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Mentions de danger (UE): H226-H303-H313-H335
Flammable liquid and vapour. May be harmful if swallowed. May be harmful in contact with skin. May cause respiratory irritation.
Mentions de prudence: P262
Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing.