SAFETY DATA SHEET PERIGEN® 500 Spray and Residual Insecticide Date of Issue: 28th March, 2011 Page 1 of 7 1. Identification of the Substance/Mixture and Supplier Perigen® 500 Spray and Residual Insecticide
A liquid insecticide concentrate for use against timber and
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2. Hazards Identification
Classified as hazardous according to the criteria in the Hazardous
Substances (Minimum Degrees of Hazard) Regulations 2001.
3.1D, 6.1D, 6.3B, 6.4A, 6.5A, 6.5B, 6.9B, 9.1A, 9.3B, 9.4A
May be harmful if swallowed, inhaled or absorbed through skin.
May cause sensitisation from prolonged skin contact.
May cause organ damage from repeated oral exposure
Very toxic to terrestrial invertebrates.
3. Composition/Information on Ingredients Pure substance: Mixture: SAFETY DATA SHEET PERIGEN® 500 Spray and Residual Insecticide Date of Issue: 28th March, 2011 Page 2 of 7 4. First Aid Measures
In case of poisoning by any exposure route contact the National
Poisons and Hazardous Chemicals Information Centre, PO Box 913,
Dunedin. Phone 0800 764 766, 0800 POISON.
No specific facilities required. Standard emergency equipment must
Burning sensations on the skin, irritation of the mucous membranes,
coughing and sneezing may be experienced. Following severe
intoxication, respiratory effects can include chest tightness, airway
hyperreaction, and pulmonary oedema. Possible circulatory effects
include tachycardia, hypotension, and palpitations. Gastrointestinal
symptoms may include nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, and abdominal
pain. Potential Central Nervous System effects are dizziness,
blurred vision, headache, listlessness, anorexia, somnolence/coma,
seizures/convulsions, tremor, and prostration
Do not induce vomiting. Seek immediate medical advice.
Immediately rinse eyes thoroughly, including under eyelids, with
running water for at least 15 minutes. Seek immediate medical
Carefully remove contaminated clothing and footwear. Wash
affected areas with soap and water. Apply vitamin E cream, toilet
milks or local anaesthetic creams to reduce irritation if it occurs.
Seek medical advice if at all worried. Launder contaminated clothing
Remove person to fresh air. Keep at rest. Seek medical advice if
exposure has been more than trivial. Administer artificial respiration
Treat large intakes with gastric lavage, and charcoal administration. Use endotracheal intubation, and artificial respiration (if necessary). Monitor respiratory and cardiac functions. Observe electrocardiograph, and check for pulmonary oedema in event of inhalation. Anticonvulsant therapy with diazepam i.v. As no antidote is known, treatment is symptomatic. Contraindication – adrenergic compounds, atropine. DO NOT confuse with anticholinesterase compounds. Skin contacted by permethrin must be carefully cleaned with cleansing milk. Symptoms can be partially alleviated by the application of a vitamin E or moisturising cream or anaesthetic
SAFETY DATA SHEET PERIGEN® 500 Spray and Residual Insecticide Date of Issue: 28th March, 2011 Page 3 of 7
ointment. For eyes, instil local anaesthetic drops e.g. 1% amethocaine hydrochloride eye drops. Give analgesics as necessary.
5. Fire-Fighting Measures
In case of fire, the evolution of dangerous gases is possible.
Foam, dry chemical or water spray. Do not use a water jet from a fire
This product is a combustible liquid. Fire fighters should wear full
protective clothing and self-contained breathing apparatus. Do not release contaminated water into the environment. Keep intact containers cool by spraying with water. Keep people away and upwind.
6. Accidental Release Measures Emergency procedures:
Ensure suitable personal protection during removal of spillages.
This means wearing eye protection, chemically resistant gloves,
Washings must be prevented from entering surface water drains or
Wear goggles, half face-piece respirator with combined dust and
vapour cartridge, full length clothing and PVC gloves.
Contaminated material must be disposed of in accordance with all
For quantities up to 50 kg of product bury in a secure
For quantities greater than 50 kg seek advice from
the manufacturer (use emergency contact number)
before attempting disposal. Contain in a secure
location until disposal method is established.
Decontaminate the spill area with detergent and water and rinse with
the smallest volume of water practicable.
7. Handling and Storage
Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with skin and eyes and
do not inhale spray mist. Use only in a well-ventilated area. Do not
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apply in the presence of naked flames, hot surfaces or unprotected
electrical equipment. Use proper grounding procedures.
Store in a cool, dry, well ventilated place and protect from sunlight.
Avoid temperatures below 0 °C or above 30 °C.
Store in original container, tightly closed, away from foodstuffs.
8. Exposure Control/Personal Protection
Control process conditions to avoid contact. Use local exhaust
ventilation. Keep product away from sources of ignition.
Wear an approved respirator to prevent inhalation, if insufficient
Avoid contact with the eyes. Wear safety goggles. Wear a face
Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.
Avoid contact with eyes and skin. Do not inhale vapour and spray mist. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after use and before eating, drinking or smoking. After each day's use wash face shield, gloves and contaminated clothing. Store work clothes and street clothes separately. Do not eat, drink or smoke while using.
9. Physical and Chemical Properties SAFETY DATA SHEET PERIGEN® 500 Spray and Residual Insecticide Date of Issue: 28th March, 2011 Page 5 of 7 10. Stability and Reactivity
Extreme temperatures and direct sunlight.
Incompatible with strong oxidising agents
None when stored and handled according to prescribed instructions.
11. Toxicological Information
LD50 rat: 1479 mg/kg (permethrin 25:75 in corn oil)
LD50 rabbit: >2000 mg/kg (permethrin)
Avoid breathing vapour / spray / fumes. Inhalation of spray may
produce respiratory irritation and irritation.
Mild irritant and drying to the skin. Prolonged skin contact may
cause skin sensitisation.The material should not be allowed to come
Irritating. The material should not be allowed to contact the eyes.
Harmful if swallowed. Repeated oral exposure may cause organ
Permethrin is not mutagenic, teratogenic or carcinogenic. In animal
tests permethrin was a moderate skin sensitiser. At high doses, the solvent caused reversible damage to the liver and kidney of male rats. These effects are not relevant to humans at occupational levels of exposure.
12. Ecological Information
LC50: (96 h) 2.5 μg/L rainbow trout (permethrin)
LD50: >9800 mg/kg mallard duck (permethrin 40:60)
LD50: (oral) (24 h) 0.098 μg/bee; (topical) 0.029 μg/bee
SAFETY DATA SHEET PERIGEN® 500 Spray and Residual Insecticide Date of Issue: 28th March, 2011 Page 6 of 7 13. Disposal Considerations
Dispose of this product only by using according to the label, or at an
approved landfill, or other approved facility. Avoid contamination of
any water supply with product or empty container.
Triple rinse the empty container adding rinsings to the spray tank. Burn in an appropriate incinerator, if circumstances such as wind direction permit. Otherwise crush or puncture and bury in a suitable landfill, or if appropriate, recycle. Do not use container for any other purpose.
14. Transportation Information
Shipping Name: ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS
Shipping Name: ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS
Marine Pollutant: Marine Pollutant for Marine Transport
Class: 9 Packing Group: III Shipping Name: ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS
15. Regulatory Information
HSNO Controls (inc. Tracking): Records of use, as described in the current version of NZS 8409
Management of Agrichemicals must be kept if more than 3 L is
applied or discharged within 24 hours in a place where the
substance is likely to enter air or water and leave the place. See
www.ermanz.govt.nz for full listing of controls.
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Approved Handlers required: This product must be under the control of an approved handler
when applied in a wide dispersive manner or used by a
16. Other Information
3.1D Low hazard flammable liquid. 6.1D May be harmful if swallowed, inhaled or absorbed through skin. 6.3B Mild skin irritant. 6.4A May irritate the eyes. 6.5A May cause respiratory sensitisation. 6.5B May cause sensitisation from prolonged skin contact. 6.9B May cause organ damage from repeated oral exposure 9.1A Very toxic to aquatic life. 9.3B Toxic to terrestrial vertebrates. 9.4A Very toxic to terrestrial invertebrates. ________________________________________________________________________________R65 – Harmful: May cause lung damage if swallowed.
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