MSDS stands for "Material Data Safety Sheet." The information contained within these documents is especially pertinent to the workplace, where use of a product may be of higher frequency, longer duration or in higher concentrations than used in the home. Although these MSDS are not directly applicable to consumer use of our products, it should be noted that the safety aspects of all Playtex consumer products are thoroughly evaluated prior to commercialization.
Playtex Products MSDS provide information about a product's physical characteristics, including appearance, odor, melting point, boiling point, gravity and viscosity. Our MSDS also provide product information on health effects, toxicological (safety) information, first aid measures and personal protection. Finally, the MSDS describe proper product storage and disposal, proper spill cleanup procedures and other necessary precautions.
Playtex Products MSDS are designed to meet the regulatory requirements and industry consensus standards, including: OSHA Hazard Communication MSDS standards, ANSI Z400.1-1998, WHMIS (Canada) and MSDS requirements established by the European Union. Playtex Products MSDS documents are presented in a PDF format, requiring Adobe Acrobat Reader
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The first page of each MSDS lists a phone number for emergency assistance. For products not listed on the website, please contact Playtex Products Consumer Affairs at 1-888-310-4290. Should you require further information than that which is detailed in the MSDS, you can contact the Consumer Affairs department.
Please note that some Playtex products (infant feeding products, tampons, and gloves) are specifically exempt from the MSDS requirements. These products are exempt since they meet the exclusion standards and do not release or cause exposure to a hazardous chemical as per OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200, 48 FR 53280, 53289, 53290, 53340).
Disclaimer: Although reasonable care has been taken in the preparation of this document, Playtex Products, LLC extends no warranties and makes no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained therein, and assumes no responsibility regarding the suitability of this information for the user's intended purposes or for the consequences of its use. Each individual should make a determination as to the suitability of the information for his or her particular purpose(s).