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Dish Soap EHS

From Material Safety Data Sheet

Dish soap Chemical Name: May contain Sodium laureth sulfate, TEA-dodecylbenzenesulfonate, Ethanol/SD Alcohol 40, fragrances and surfactants
Inhalation: No adverse effects expected under normal conditions of use.
Ingestion: May cause gastrointestinal irritation, nausea, diarrhea. Drink 2-4 ounces of a clear liquid. Get medical attention.
Skin Contact: Rinse area with plenty of water. Get medical attention if irritation persists.
Eye Contact: Direct contact may cause irritation. Flush eye with large amounts of water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention if irritation persists.
Chronic Exposure: No data
Acute Effects: No data
Aggravation of Pre-existing Conditions: No data

What does this mean?

Do not drink dish soap or solutions containing dish soap. Avoid getting dish soap in your eyes. If exposure to eyes occurs, flush immediately with large quantities of water. If eye or skin exposure leads to continued or increasing irritation contact your physician.

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