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Product Identifier: EQUIMAX PASTE

PRODUCT CODE #1EQU027P

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET SECTION 1 – PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION AND USE MANUFACTURER’S NAME:

BIMEDA-MTC ANIMAL HEALTH INC.

SUPPLIER’S NAME:

BIMEDA-MTC ANIMAL HEALTH INC.

STREET ADDRESS:

420 BEAVERDALE ROAD

STREET ADDRESS:

420 BEAVERDALE ROAD

CITY AND PROVINCE:

CAMBRIDGE, ONTARIO

CITY AND PROVINCE:

CAMBRIDGE, ONTARIO

POSTAL CODE:

N3C 2W4

POSTAL CODE:

N3C 2W4

TELEPHONE #

519-654-8000

TELEPHONE #

519-654-8000

EMERGENCY RESPONSE:

CHEMTREC

TELEPHONE #

1-800-424-9300

CONTACT:

POISON CONTROL CENTRE or 911

SECTION 2 – HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS / IDENTITY INFORMATION Hazardous Components OSHA PEL (Special Chemical identification; Common Name:

Ivermectin

Comp. Bla Comp. Blb

Praziquante l

Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Established

ACGIH TLV

STEL

CS #

% (Opt.)

Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Established

Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Established

70161-11-4 70209-81-3 55268-74-1

1.87 14.03

SECTION 3 – PHYSICAL DATA APPEARANCE AND ODOUR:

BOILING POINT

SPECIFIC GRAVITY H2O = 1)

Odourless, White, thick, smooth paste

Not Applicable

Not Applicable

VAPOUR PRESSURE (mm Hg):

MELTING POINT

VAPOUR DENSITY (AIR = 1)

Not Applicable

Not Applicable

Not Established

EVAPORATION RATE (BUTYL ACETATE = 1)

SOLUBILITY IN WATER

Not Applicable

Not Established

SECTION 4 – FIRE AND EXPLOSION DATA MEANS OF EXTINCTION: Water spray, dry chemical, carton dioxide, or foam suitable for surrounding fire and materials. SPECIAL FIREFIGHTING PROCEDURES: Will burn if ignited. Fire fighters should wear self-contained breathing apparatus

and full protective equipment. FLAMMABLE LIMITS – LEL:

FLAMMABLE LIMITS – UEL:

Not Available

Not Available

FLASHPOINT (DEG. C) AND METHOD:

UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSIOIN HAZARDS:

Not Applicable

Unknown

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Product Identifier: EQUIMAX PASTE

PRODUCT CODE #1EQU027P

SECTION 5 – REACTIVITY DATA CHEMICAL STABILITY – (IF NO, UNDER WHICH CONDITIONS?)

STABLE INCOMPATIBILITY WITH OTHER SUBSTANCES (IF YES, WHICH ONES?)

None Known HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION OR BYPRODUCTS:

If involved in a fire, toxic gases including carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide may be generated. HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION

None Known CONDITIONS TO AVOID

None Known

SECTION 6 – TOXICOLOGICAL PROPERTIES ROUTES OF ENTRY:

Inhalation: NO

Skin: NO

Ingestion: NO

HEALTH HAZARDS (ACUTE AND CHRONIC):

Carcinogenicity:

NTP? NO

IARC Monographs? NO

OSHA Regulated? NO

SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE: None presently known. MEDICAL CONDITIONS GENERALLY AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE: None presently known.

SECTION 7 – EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES INGESTED:

EYE CONTACT: INHALATION:

Call a physician or Poison Control Centre. Get medical attention immediately. May cause gastric distress if taken in large amounts. Wash affected areas promptly with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. If irritation occurs or persists, get medical attention. Rinse eyes with water for a minimum of 15 minutes and call a physician if irritation persists. No inhalation exposure expected with this formulation under normal conditions of use.

Note to Physician:

Treatment is controlled removal of exposure followed by symptomatic and supportive care.

SKIN CONTACT:

SECTION 8 – PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE Steps to be Taken in Case Material is Released or Spilled:

Waste Disposal Method:

Precautions to be Taken in Handing or Storage:

Other Precautions:

Shovel or sweep up spilled material and place in an appropriate container for disposal. Use suitable protective equipment. Contact emergency response personnel for large spills. Keep unnecessary persons away. Ivermectin: LC50 EPA classification = 25 ppt (parts per trillion), very toxic to aquatic organisms. Avoid contact of spilled materials and runoff with soil and surface waterways. Residual surface material should be removed with towels moistened with methanol. Incinerate all spill material and residues at temperatures greater than 600 degree C. Dogs or cats may be adversely affected by the concentration of Ivermectin in this product if they are allowed to ingest spilled paste or have access to unused syringes. Store in a cool, dry place below 30 degree C. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. Do not ingest. Refrain from smoking or eating when handling. Wash thoroughly after use. Store upright. Keep out of the reach of children.

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Product Identifier: EQUIMAX PASTE

PRODUCT CODE #1EQU027P

SECTION 9 – CONTROL MEASURES Respiratory Protection: Ventilation

None required. Local Exhaust: Special: Mechanical (General):

Protective Gloves: Eye Protection: Other Protective Clothing or Equipment: Work/Hygienic Practices:

Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Applicable Rubber gloves / chemical resistant gloves Glasses or goggles Protective covering such as coveralls or apron. Wash hands after using.

SECTION 9 – ADDITIONAL INFORMATION DATE: DATE REVISED:

September 2009 August 2010

TELEPHONE NUMBER:

519-654-8000

Disclaimer of Expressed and Implied Warranties: Information for this material safety data sheet was obtained from sources considered technically accurate and reliable. While every effort has been made to ensure full disclosure of product hazards, in some cases data is not available and is so stated. Since conditions of actual product use are beyond the control of the supplier, it is assumed that user of this material has been fully trained according to the mandatory requirements of WHMIS. No warranty, expressed or implied, is made and supplier will not be liable for any losses, injuries or consequential damages which may result from the use of or reliance on any information contained in this form. If user requires independent information on ingredients in this or any other material, we recommend contact supplier.

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