Terro Safety Sheet

Material Safety Data Sheet – Terro PCO Liquid Ant Bait

Issue Date: 11/2003

Section 1 – Product And Company Information

Product Name: Terro PCO Liquid Ant Bait

Distributed By:
Nisus Corporation
100 Nisus Corporation
Rockford, TN 37853
(800) 264–0870
FAX: (865) 577–5825

Section 2 – Ingredients Information

Sodium Borate, decahydrate 5.4% (CASN 1303–96–4)
[PEL–TWA 10 mg/m3; TLV–TWA 5 MG.M3]

Section 3 – Health Hazard Information

Eye Contact: Avoid contact with eyes. May cause eye irritation.
Skin Contact: Not an irritant.
Ingestion: This material may be harmful if swallowed.
Acute Oral LD50 – Greater than 5000 mg/kg
Acute Dermal LD50 – Greater than 2000 mg/kg
Dermal Irritation – Not a primary irritant
Dermal Sensitivity – Not a sensitizer

Section 4 – Emergency And First Aid Procedures

Eye Contact: Flush with water for at least 15 minutes with clean water. Seek medial attention if irritation persists.
Skin Contact: Wash with soap and water.
Ingestion: If more than one (1) to two (2) ounces are ingested, induce vomiting and seek medial attention.

Section 5 – Fire And Explosion Hazard Data

Flash Point: Nonflammable
Extinguishing Media: No known incompatibilities
Special Fire Fighting
Procedures: None
explosion hazards: None

Section 6 – Accidental Release Measures

Wipe up and place in clean dry container for later disposal and flush area with plenty of water.

Section 7 – Handling And Storage

Store in a dry place. Keep container closed when not in use.

Section 8 – Exposure Controls And Personal Protection

Ventilation: General ventilation is adequate
Respiratory Protection: None required
Eye Protection: None required
Hand Protection: None required
NB: When used as a pesticide the mandatory EPA PPE given on the label must be used.

Section 9 – Physical And Chemical Properties

Appearance/Odor: Clear odorless liquid
Boiling Point: 100 degrees oC
Soluble In Water: Yes

Section 10 – Stability And Reactivity

Stability: Stable
Reactivity: Hazardous polymerization will not occur
Incompatibilities: Oxidizing agents
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Oxides of carbon

Section 11 – Ecological Information

Large volumes may be phytotoxic and toxic to aquatic life.

Section 12 – Disposal Consideration

Product as supplied is not classified as hazardous waste.  Dispose of large volumes in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.

Section 13 – Transportation Information

Dot Classification: Not classified as hazardous

Section 14 – Regulatory Information

Sara Title III Disclosure: None

Section 15 – Other Information

The information and recommendations contained herein are based upon data believed to be correct. However, no guarantee or warranty of any kind expressed or implied is made with respect to the information contained herein. 

This information and product are furnished on the condition that the persons receiving them shall make their own determination as to the suitability of the product for their particular purpose and on the condition that they assume the risk of their use thereof.

Terro is registered trademark of Senoret Chemical Company, Inc. Nisus is a registered trademark of Nisus Corporation.

Nisus Corporation
100 Nisus Drive Rockford, TN 37853
(800) 264–0870