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LYSOL Professional Disinfectant Spray, Fresh


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CATEGORY

Disinfectant

BRAND

LYSOL Professional

DATA LAST UPDATED

September 10, 2012

Ingredient concerns

See how this product scores for common concerns.

Health Concerns

  • MODERATE
    Asthma / Respitory
  • SOME
    Skin Allergies & Irritation
  • HIGH
    Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity
  • LOW
    Cancer
  • MODERATE
    Environment

Ingredient scores

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Ingredients from the label

ACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Alkyl (50% C14, 40% C12, 10% C16) dimethyl benzyl ammonium saccharinate...0.10% Ethanol...58.00% OTHER INGREDIENTS:...41.90% TOTAL:...100.00%


Directions from Packaging

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR CLEANING AND DECONTAMINATION AGAINST HIV-1 AND HEPATITIS B VIRUS ON SURFACE/OBJECTS SOILED WITH BLOOD/BODY FLUIDS: * PERSONAL PROTECTION: When handling items soiled with blood or body fluids, use disposable latex gloves, gowns, masks or eye coverings. * CLEANING PROCEDURES: Blood and other body fluids must be thoroughly cleaned from surfaces and objects before application of this product. * CONTACT TIME: Allow surface/object to remain wet for 30 seconds for HIV and Hepatitis B. Far al other organisms, surfaces must remain wet for 10 minutes. * DISPOSAL OF INFECTIOUS MATERIALS: Blood and other body fluids should be autoclaved and disposed of according to local regulations for infectious waste disposal. For use on hard non-porous surfaces located in: * Ambulances * Blood Banks * Cafeterias * Clinics * Colleges * Day Care Centers * Dental Offices * Health Clubs * Hospitals * Hotel/Motel * Laboratories * Millitary Installations * Nurseries * Nursing Homes * Pharmacies * Physicians Offices * Restaurants * Restrooms * Schools * Veterinary Offices * Waiting Rooms DIRECTIONS FOR USE: It is a violation of Federal law to se this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. Read the entire label before using the product. This product is not for use on critical & semi-critical medical devices or medical equipment surfaces. Preclean surfaces prior to use. Hold can upright 6" to 8" from surface. Spray 2-3 seconds until covered with mist. * To Disinfect: Let stand for 10 minutes to air dry. * For Hard non-porous food contact surfaces and For Toys: Rinse thoroughly with potable water. For Tuberculocidal activity, this product is effective in 10minutes at 20ºC (68ºF) on surfaces that have been thoroughly cleaned prior to application. * To Sanitize: Let stand for 30 seconds. * To Deodorize: Spray on surfaces as needed. * To Control and Prevent Mold & Mildew and their Odors: Pre-clean hard, non-porous surfaces. Spray surface and allow to remain wet for 10 minutes. Allow surface to air dry. Repeat applications in weekly intervals or when mold and mildew growth appears. Do not use on polished wood, painted surfaces, leather, rayon fabrics, or acrylic plastics.


Warnings

PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS: Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals CAUTION: Causes moderate eye irritation. Do not spray in eyes, on skin or on clothing. Was thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinkink, chewing gum or using tobacco. FIRST AID If in eyes * Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 seconds. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. * Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment advice. PHYSICAL HAZARDS: FLAMABLE. Contents under pressure. Keep away from heat, sparks and open flame. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Exposure to temperatures above 130ºF may cause bursting. STORAGE AND DISPOSAL: Store in original container in areas inaccessible to small children. Do not reuse empty container. Do not puncture or incinerate. Replace cap and discard in trash

This product is not certified as a green cleaner.

EPA registered pesticide product

Pesticide products registered for use in the United States

Web: http://www.cdpr.ca.gov/docs/label/labelque.htm

Unknown:

Leading international certifiers PETA and Leaping Bunny have no information concerning this company’s use of animal testing.



Understanding scores

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Hazard score

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