Safety Data Sheet
11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
No adverse health effects expected if the product is handled in accordance with this Safety Data Sheet and the product label. Symptoms or effects that may arise if the product is mishandled and overexposure occurs are:
No adverse effects expected, however, large amounts may cause nausea and vomiting.
May be an eye irritant.
Contact with skin may result in irritation.
Breathing in dust may result in respiratory irritation.
Acute toxicity: No LD50 data available for the product. For Rotenone (1): Oral LD50 (rat): 132-1500 mg/kg Dermal LD50 (rabbit): >5000 mg/kg
Chronic effects: No information available for the product.
12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Very toxic to aquatic organisms.
96hr LC50 (rainbow trout):
1.9 mg/L (1)
Avoid contaminating waterways and fishponds. Do not apply over, or allow dust to drift over an aquatic environment or outside the target area. For Rotenone:
13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Disposal Methods: Refer to local government authority for disposal recommendations. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
Road and Rail Transport Classified as a Dangerous Good according to NZS 5433:2012 Transport of Dangerous Goods on Land.
MISCELLANEOUS DANGEROUS GOODS
UN No: Transport Hazard Class: Packing Group: Proper Shipping Name or Technical Name: Hazchem or Emergency Action Code:
3077 9 Miscellaneous Dangerous Goods III ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID, N.O.S. (ROTENONE 0.5%) 2Z
Product Name: YATES NATURES WAY DERRIS DUST Substance No: 000000020792
Issued: 31/10/2013 Version: 4
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