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SECTION 1. Product and Company Identification
Adams Plus Yard Spray

Product Code: 28293-271-270A, Reference #: 3006022
Product Name: Adams Plus Yard Spray
Manufacturer Name and Address:Telephone Numbers:Dates:
Distributed by:CHEMTREC(800)424-9300Date Created: 12/08/2006
Farnam Companies, Inc.District of Columbia(202)483-0414Revision: 12/08/2006
301 West Osborn RoadFarnam Companies, In(602)285-1660Printed: 03/12/2007
Phoenix, AZ.
Responsible Person: SFaith/Regulatory , Phone #:

SECTION 2. Composition/Information on Ingredients
Adams Plus Yard Spray

  Hazardous Components (Chemical Name)  CAS #   Concentration
1. Permethrin {Cyclopropanecarboxylic acid, 3-(2,2-
Dichloroethenyl)-2,2-dimethylcyclopropane carbolic
52645-53-1 2.5 %
1.   No data.   No data.  

SECTION 3. Hazards Identification
Adams Plus Yard Spray

Emergency Overview
CAUTION: May be harmful if swallowed or absorbed through skin. Avoid breathing spray mist. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling.

Route(s) of Entry: Inhalation? Yes , Skin? Yes , Eyes? Yes , Ingestion? N.A.
Potential Health Effects (Acute and Chronic)
No data available.
Carcinogenicity: NTP? N.A. , IARC Monographs? N.A. , OSHA Regulated? N.A.
Carcinogenicity/Other Information
No data available.
Signs and Symptoms Of Exposure
Symptoms of intoxication to permethrin are hypersensitivity, tremors, diarrhea. Intoxication to solvents may cause dizziness, headache, nausea, narcosis, eye irritation, G.I. tract irritation, and cardiac arrhythmia in certain cases.

Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated By Exposure
No data available.

SECTION 4. First Aid Measures
Adams Plus Yard Spray

Emergency and First Aid Procedures
IF IN EYES: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.
IF ON SKIN: Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with soap and water for 15-20 minutes. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice. IF INGESTED: Call a physician or poison control center immediately for treatment advice. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by the poison control center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
IF INHALED: Move individual to fresh air. If not breathing, call 911 or an ambulance, then give artificial respiration, preferably mouth-to-mouth if possible.
Note to Physician
Treat symptomatically.
Additional First Aid Information
Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor, or when going for treatment.

SECTION 5. Fire Fighting Measures
Adams Plus Yard Spray

Flash Pt: > 195.00 F Method Used: TCC
Explosive Limits: LEL: No data. UEL: No data.
Extinguishing Media
Water, CO2, dry chemical,or foam.
Fire Fighting Instructions
Firefighters should wear full protective clothing including self-contained breathing apparatus. Cool fire exposed area and equipment. Do not allow run-off waters to enter water ways or sewer.

Flammable Properties and Hazards
None known.
Hazardous Combustion Products
Oxides of carbon from incomplete combustion.

SECTION 6. Accidental Release Measures
Adams Plus Yard Spray

Steps To Be Taken In Case Material Is Released Or Spilled
Absorb spills with an inert material (clay granules, sawdust, dirt or equivalent) and put in container for disposal.

SECTION 7. Handling and Storage
Adams Plus Yard Spray

Precautions To Be Taken in Handling
Avoid contact with skin, eyes, or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling.
Precautions To Be Taken in Storing
Store in a cool, dry area away from heat or flame. Do not contaminate water, food, or feed by storage.
Other Precautions
No data available.

SECTION 8. Exposure Controls/Personal Protection
Adams Plus Yard Spray

Respiratory Equipment (Specify Type)
Respiratory protection not likely to be needed, however, if prolonged exposure is anticipated, it is recommended for handlers to wear a NIOSH approved organic vapor/pesticide respirator.
Eye Protection
No data available.
Protective Gloves
No data available.
Other Protective Clothing
Suitable protective clothing should be worn in confined or overhead areas to prevent exposure to eyes and skin. The use of gloves and footwear, a long-sleeved shirt and long pants or coveralls are recommended.
Engineering Controls (Ventilation etc.)
Use in a well ventilated area.

SECTION 9. Physical and Chemical Properties
Adams Plus Yard Spray

Physical States:  [ ] Gas , [ X ] Liquid , [ ] Solid
Boiling Point: NE
Melting Point:  NE
Specific Gravity (Water = 1): 1.008
Density: NA
Vapor Pressure (vs. Air or mm Hg): NE
Vapor Density (vs. Air = 1): NE
Evaporation Rate (vs Butyl Acetate=1):  NE
Solubility in Water: Soluble
Percent Volatile: No data.
Saturated Vapor Concentration: No data.
Viscosity: No data.
pH: 7.3
Appearance and Odor
Off-white liquid with a mild odor.

SECTION 10. Stability and Reactivity
Adams Plus Yard Spray

Stability: Unstable [ ] Stable [ X ]
Conditions To Avoid - Instability

Incompatibility - Materials To Avoid
None known
Hazardous Decomposition Or Byproducts
No unusual decomposition products.
Hazardous Polymerization: Will occur [ ] Will not occur [ X ]
Conditions To Avoid - Hazardous Polymerization
No data available.

SECTION 11. Toxicological Information
Adams Plus Yard Spray

Oral: LD50 (rat): 1,500 mg/kg body weight (based on technical active ingredient)
Dermal: LD50 (rabbit): >2,000 mg/kg (based on technical active ingredient)
Inhalation: N/E

Skin Irritation: Mild irritant (based on technical active ingredient)
Eye Irritation: Mild to moderate irritant (based on technical active ingredient)
Sensitizer: Sensitization not expected

Chronic Toxicological Effects
CHRONIC TOXICITY [Specific to Active Ingredient(s)]
Permethrin showed no evidence of oncogenicity. A NOEL of 100 mg/kg was based on decreased body weight gain in the oncogenicity study.
Permethrin showed no evidence of developmental or reproductive toxicity. A NOEL of >180 mg/kg/day was reported in a 3-generation reproduction toxicity study.
MUTAGENICITY [Specific to Active Ingredient(s)]
Permethrin was determined to be non-mutagenic in the following studies: Ames Test (in vitro), chromosomal aberration, and host-mediated assay.

SECTION 12. Ecological Information
Adams Plus Yard Spray

Acute Toxicity: This pesticide is extremely toxic to fish. Do not apply directly to water. Drifts and runoff from treated areas may be hazardous to aquatic organisms in treated areas. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment washwaters. This product is highly toxic to bees exposed to direct treatment on blooming crops or weeds. Do not apply this product or allow it to drift to blooming crops or weeds while bees are actively visiting the treatment area.

SECTION 13. Disposal Considerations
Adams Plus Yard Spray

Waste Disposal Method
Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage or disposal. Do not reuse container. Place in trash or offer for recycling if available. If partly filled, call your local solid waste agency or 1-800-CLEANUP for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain.

SECTION 14. Transport Information
Adams Plus Yard Spray

DOT Proper Shipping Name
Not regulated by DOT
Freight Classification: Insecticides NOI Other than poison NMFC 102120 CLASS 60

Additional Transport Information
No data available.

SECTION 15. Regulatory Information
Adams Plus Yard Spray

No data available.

SECTION 16. Other Information
Adams Plus Yard Spray

NFPA Hazard Ratings:
1 b
Special Hazard
The information and data herein are believed to be accurate and have been compiled from sources believed to be reliable. It is offered for your consideration, investigation and verification.