12 • PESTI IDE REGISTRATION AND THE LABEL
RESTRICTED USE PESTICIDE
Due to High Acute Toxicity to Humans
For retail sale and use only by Certified Applicators or persons under their direct supervision and only for those uses covered by the Certified Applicator’s certification. Direct supervision for this product requires the certified applicator to review federal and supple- mental label instructions with all personnel prior to application, mixing, loading, or repair or cleaning of application equipment.
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Methomyl (S-methyl-N-[(methylcarbamoyl) oxy]thioacetimidate) ................................ 29% Inert Ingredients ...................................... 71% TOTAL ........................................................ 100%
Water Soluble Liquid Contains 2.4 lbs active ingredient per gallon.
EPA Reg. No. 000-000 EPA EST. No. 0000-XX-0 Net 5 gallons
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
Si usted no entiende la etiqueta, busque a alguien para que se la explique a usted en detalle. (If you do not understand this label, find someone to explain it to you in detail.)
STATEMENT OF PRACTICAL TREATMENT
This Product is an N-Methyl Carbamate insecticide. If swallowed: Call a physician or Poison Control Center. Drink 1 or 2 glasses of water and induce vomiting by touching the back of throat with finger. Do not induce vomiting or give anything by mouth to an unconscious or convulsing person. If inhaled: Remove victim to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration, preferably mouth-to-mouth. Get medical attention. If in eyes: Hold eyelids open and flush with a steady gentle stream of water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention. If on skin: Wash with plenty of soap and water. Get medical attention. ATROPINE IS AN ANTIDOTE—SEEK MEDICAL ATTENTION AT ONCE IN ALL CASES OF SUSPECTED POISONING. If warning symptoms appear (see WARNING SYMPTOMS), get medical attention. For medical emergencies involving this product, call toll free 1-000-000-0000.
Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. Do not breathe vapors or spray mist. Pilot should not assist in the mixing and loading operation.
WARNING SYMPTOMS—Methomyl poisoning produces effects associated with anticholinesterase activity which may include weakness, blurred vision, headache, nausea, abdominal cramps, discomfort in the chest, constriction of pupils, sweating, slow pulse, muscle tremors. If warning symptoms appear, refer to Statement of Practical Treatment on front panel of Reckon® LV label and seek medical attention at once.
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
Some materials that are chemical-resistant to this product are listed below. If you want more options, follow the instructions for category B on an EPA chemical- resistance category selection chart.
Applicators and other handlers must wear: Long-sleeved shirt and long pants. Chemical-resistant gloves, such as barrier laminate or butyl rubber. Shoes plus socks. Protective eyewear. For exposure in enclosed areas, a respirator with either an organic vapor-removing cartridge with a prefilter approved for pesticides (MSHA/NIOSH approval number prefix TC-23C or a NIOSH-approved respirator with any R, P, or HE filter [also N if product does not contain oil and bears no instructions that will allow application with an oil-containing material]), or a canister approved for pesticides (MSHA/NIOSH approval number prefix TC-14G). For exposures outdoors, dust/mist filtering respirator (MSHA/NIOSH approval number prefix TC- 21C or a NIOSH-approved respirator with any R, P, or HE filter [also N if product does not contain oil and bears no instructions that will allow application with an oil-containing material]).
Cleaners and repairers of application equipment must wear: Long-sleeved shirt and long pants. Chemical resistant gloves. Chemical resistant footwear. Protective eyewear. Respirator as outlined above. Chemical resistant apron.
Discard clothing or other absorbent materials that have been drenched or heavily contaminated with this product’s concentrate. Do not reuse them. Follow manufacturer’s instructions for cleaning/maintaining PPE. If no such instructions for washables, use detergent and hot water. Keep and wash PPE separately from other laundry.
ENGINEERING CONTROL STATEMENTS
Human flaggers must be in enclosed cabs. When handlers use closed systems, enclosed cabs, or aircraft in a manner that meets the requirements listed in the Worker Protection Standard (WPS) for agricultural pesticides [40 CFR part 170.240 (d)(4–6)], the handler PPE requirements may be reduced or modified as specified in the WPS. The enclosed cabs must be used in a manner that meets the requirements listed in the WPS for agricultural pesticides. The handler PPE requirements may be reduced or modified as specified in the WPS.
HAZARDS TO HUMANS AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS
DANGER! CONTAINS METHANOL. FATAL IF SWALLOWED. MAY CAUSE BLINDNESS IF SWALLOWED. MAY BE FATAL IF INHALED OR ABSORBED THROUGH EYES. CAUSES IRREVERSIBLE EYE DAMAGE.
(Precautionary Statements continued in next column.)
This pesticide is toxic to fish and wildlife. Drift and runoff from treated areas may be hazardous to aquatic organisms in neighboring areas. Do not apply directly to water, or to areas where surface water is present, or to intertidal areas below the mean high water mark. 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.
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PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL HAZARDS
Combustible. Do not use or store near heat or open flame. Keep container closed. Use with adequate ventilation.
This exam le of a esticide label illustrates the sections described in the text.