PETS QUALITY AQUARIUM PRODUCTS MULTI CURE WIDE SPECTRUM

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Active ingredient:
METHYLENE BLUE; ACRIFLAVINE; MALACHITE GREEN
Available from:
AUSTRALIAN PET SUPPLIES PTY LTD
INN (International Name):
methylene blue(4mg/mL)+acriflavine(2mg/mL)+malachite green(0.4mg/mL)
Pharmaceutical form:
MISC. FISH TANK MEDICATION
Composition:
METHYLENE BLUE DYE-BLUE Active 4.0 mg/ml; ACRIFLAVINE ANILIDE/ANILINE Active 2.0 mg/ml; MALACHITE GREEN DYE-GREEN Active 0.4 mg/ml
Units in package:
100mL; 250mL; 500mL; 50mL
Class:
VM - Veterinary Medicine
Manufactured by:
AUST PET SUPPLIES
Therapeutic group:
FISH AQUARIUM FRESHWATER | COLD WATER | TROPICAL
Therapeutic area:
PARASITICIDES
Therapeutic indications:
FIN AND TAIL ROT | GENERAL FUNGAL DISEASE | VELVET DISEASE | WHITE SPOT | FIN ROT | OODINIUM LIMNETICUM | OODINIUM PILLULARIS | TAIL ROT | WHITESPOT
Product summary:
Poison schedule: 5; Withholding period: WHP: N/A; Host/pest details: FISH AQUARIUM FRESHWATER: [FIN AND TAIL ROT, GENERAL FUNGAL DISEASE, VELVET DISEASE, WHITE SPOT]; Poison schedule: 5; Withholding period: ; Host/pest details: FISH AQUARIUM FRESHWATER: [FIN AND TAIL ROT, GENERAL FUNGAL DISEASE, VELVET DISEASE, WHITE SPOT]; For the treatment of common diseases of freshwater fish such as white spot, fungal diseases, fin and tail rot and velvet diseases.DO NOT use in fish intended for human consumption.
Authorization status:
Registered
Authorization number:
54383
Authorization date:
2019-07-01

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CAUTION

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

FOR ANIMAL TREATMENT ONLY

DO NOT SWALLOW

PETS

QUALITY AQUARIUM

PRODUCTS

MULTI CURE

WIDE SPECTRUM

ACTIVE CONSTITUENTS:

4.0 mg/mL METHYLENE BLUE

2.0 mg/mL ACRIFLAVINE

0.4 mg/mL MALACHITE GREEN

For the treatment of common diseases of freshwater fish such as

white spot, fungal diseases, fin and tail rot and velvet diseases

(50 mL, 100 mL, 250 mL, 500 mL)

Pets Quality Aquarium Products Multi Cure Wide Spectrum label

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54383/57978 50 mL, 100 mL, 250 mL, 500 mL

Version 3 01/10/13

APPROVED

LABEL

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MULTI CURE WIDE SPECTRUM

Is suitable for cold or tropical freshwater aquariums.

Multi Cure is a wide spectrum medication formulated for the treatment of common

diseases of freshwater fish, such as:

White Spot (Ichthyophthirius multifiliis).

Fungal diseases, Fin and Tail Rot.

Velvet Diseases (Oodinium spp.)

For most effective treatment remove carbon and other absorbent materials before

commencing.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Restraints:

DO NOT USE in fish intended for human consumption.

Precautions:

Care should be taken not to overdose.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:

SHAKE WELL BEFORE USE. Use at the rate of 5mL (75 drops) per 20L of aquarium

water. For tetra species, baby fish and loaches, use 5mL per 40L of aquarium water.

Repeat treatment after 2 days if necessary.

AQUARIUM VOLUME:

To calculate approximate aquarium volume:

Length x Width x Water Level height (in cm) divided by 1000 for litres.

FIRST AID:

If poisoning occurs, contact a doctor or Poisons Information Centre. Phone Australia

131126.

AUSTRALIAN PET SUPPLIES PTY LTD.

ACN 000 316 790

67 VICTORIA STREET, SMITHFIELD NSW, AUSTRALIA 2164

Telephone 02 9604 1208

Disposal: Dispose of empty container by wrapping with paper and putting in

garbage.

Storage: Store below 30°C (Room Temperature). Protect from light.

APVMA Approval No. 54383/57978

Batch No.

Expiry:

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54383/57978 50 mL, 100 mL, 250 mL, 500 mL

Version 3 01/10/13

ProductName: Pets QualityAquariumProductsMulti CureWide Spectrum

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This revisionissued: October, 2010

MATERIAL SAFETY DATASHEET

Issued by: Australian PetSupplies Pty. Ltd. Phone: 02 9604 1208 (businesshours)

Section 1 - Identification ofThe Material and Supplier

Australian Pet Supplies Pty.Ltd. Phone: 02 9604 1208

67-69 Victoria St Fax: 02 9725 5161

Smithfield, NSW 2164 Email: product.inquiry@australianpetsupplies.net

Chemical nature: Water solutionof ingredients.

Trade Name: Pets QualityAquarium ProductsMulti Cure Wide Spectrum

Product Code:54383

Product Use: Domestic aquarium maintenance preparation.

Creation Date: October, 2010

This version issued: October, 2010and is valid for 5 years from this date.

Section 2 - Hazards Identification

Statement of Hazardous Nature

This productis classifiedas:Not classified ashazardous according to the criteria of SWA.

Not a Dangerous Good according to theAustralian DangerousGoods (ADG) Code.

Risk Phrases:Not Hazardous -No criteria found.

SafetyPhrases:S25. Avoid contact with eyes.

SUSMP Classification:S5

ADG Classification:None allocated.Not a Dangerous Good under the ADG Code.

UN Number:Noneallocated

EmergencyOverview

Physical Description & Colour: Clear green colouredliquid.

Odour:No odour.

Major Health Hazards:no significant risk factors have been found for this product.

Potential Health Effects

Inhalation:

Short TermExposure:Available data indicates that this product isnot harmful. In additionproduct is unlikely to

cause any discomfort or irritation.

Long Term Exposure:No data for health effectsassociatedwith long term inhalation.

Skin Contact:

Short TermExposure:Available data indicates that this product is not harmful. It should present no hazards in

normal use. However product may bemildly irritating, butis unlikely to cause anything more than mild discomfort

which shoulddisappear once contact ceases.

Long Term Exposure:No data for health effectsassociatedwith long term skin exposure.

Eye Contact:

Short TermExposure:This productmay be mildly irritating to eyes, but is unlikely to causeanything more than

mild discomfort which should disappear once product isremoved.

Long Term Exposure:No data for health effectsassociatedwith long term eye exposure.

Ingestion:

Short TermExposure:Significant oral exposure isconsideredtobe unlikely. However, this product may be

irritating to mucous membranes but is unlikely tocause anything more thantransient discomfort.

Long Term Exposure:No data for health effectsassociatedwith long term ingestion.

Carcinogen Status:

SWA:No significant ingredient is classified as carcinogenic by SWA.

NTP:No significant ingredient is classified as carcinogenic by NTP.

IARC:No significant ingredient isclassified ascarcinogenic by IARC.

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MATERIAL SAFETY DATASHEET

Issued by: Australian PetSupplies Pty. Ltd. Phone: 02 9604 1208 (businesshours)

Section 3 - Composition/Information on Ingredients

Ingredients CAS No Conc,% TWA (mg/m 3 ) STEL (mg/m 3 )

Methylene blue 61-73-4 4g/L not set not set

Acriflavine 8048-52-0 2g/L not set not set

Malachite green 569-64-2 0.4g/L not set not set

Other non hazardous ingredients secret to 100 not set not set

This isa commercial product whose exact ratio of components may vary slightly. Minor quantities of other non

hazardousingredients arealso possible.

The SWA TWA exposure value is the averageairborne concentration of a particular substance whencalculated over a normal 8 hourworkingday

for a 5 dayworkingweek. The STEL (ShortTermExposure Limit) isan exposure value thatmaybeequalled (but should not be exceeded) forno

longer than 15minutes and should not be repeatedmore than4 times per day. There should be at least 60 minutes between successive exposures

at the STEL.Theterm "peak "is used when theTWA limit, becauseof the rapid action of the substance, should never be exceeded, even briefly.

Section 4 - First Aid Measures

General Information:

You should call The Poisons Information Centre if youfeel that you may have been poisoned, burned orirritated by

this product. The number is13 1126 fromanywhere inAustralia (0800 764 766 inNew Zealand) and is available at all

times.Have thisMSDS withyou when you call.

Inhalation:First aid isnot generally required. If in doubt, contact a Poisons Information Centre or a doctor.

Skin Contact:Irritation isunlikely. However, if irritation does occur, flushwith lukewarm, gently flowing water for 5

minutes oruntil chemical is removed.

Eye Contact:No effects expected. If irritation doesoccur, flushcontaminatedeye(s) with lukewarm, gently flowing

water for 5 minutes oruntil the product is removed. Obtainmedical advice if irritation becomespainful or lasts more

than a few minutes. Takespecial care ifexposed person is wearingcontact lenses.

Ingestion:If product isswallowed or gets in mouth, doNOT induce vomiting; wash mouth with water and give some

water to drink. If symptoms develop, or if in doubtcontact a Poisons InformationCentre or a doctor.

Section 5 - Fire Fighting Measures

Fire and Explosion Hazards: Thereis no risk ofan explosionfrom this product under normal circumstances if it is

involved in a fire.

Only small quantities of decomposition productsare expected fromthis product attemperaturesnormallyachievedin

a fire. This willonly occur after heating todryness.

Fire decomposition products from this productare notexpected to be hazardousor harmful.

Extinguishing Media:Not Combustible. Use extinguishing media suited to burning materials.

Fire Fighting:If a significant quantity of this productisinvolved ina fire, call thefire brigade.

Flash point: Doesnot burn.

Upper FlammabilityLimit: Doesnot burn.

Lower FlammabilityLimit: Doesnot burn.

Autoignitiontemperature: Not applicable - does not burn.

Flammability Class: Doesnot burn.

Section 6 - Accidental Release Measures

Accidental release:Thisproduct is sold in small packages, andthe accidental release fromone of these is not

usually a cause forconcern. For minor spills, clean up, rinsing to sewer and put empty container in garbage. Although

no special protective clothing is normallynecessary becauseof occasional minor contactwith this product, it is good

practice to wear impermeable gloveswhen handlingchemicalproducts. In the event of a major spill, prevent spillage

from enteringdrainsorwater courses and call emergency services.

Section 7 - Handling and Storage

Handling:Keep exposureto this product to a minimum, and minimise the quantities kept in work areas. Check

Section 8 of this MSDS for details of personal protectivemeasures,and make sure that those measures arefollowed.

The measuresdetailed below under "Storage" shouldbe followed during handling in order tominimise risks to

personsusing the productin the workplace. Also, avoidcontact or contamination of productwith incompatible

materials listed in Section 10.

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MATERIAL SAFETY DATASHEET

Issued by: Australian PetSupplies Pty. Ltd. Phone: 02 9604 1208 (businesshours)

Storage:This product is aScheduled Poison. Observe all relevantregulationsregardingsale, transport and storage

of this schedule of poison.Store packagesof this product in a cool place. Makesure that containers of this product

are kept tightly closed. Keep containersdry and awayfrom water. Makesure that the productdoes not come into

contact with substances listed under "Incompatibilities" in Section 10. Some liquid preparations settle orseparate on

standing and may require stirring beforeuse. Check packaging - there may be furtherstorageinstructionsonthe

label.

Section 8 - Exposure Controlsand Personal Protection

The followingAustralian Standards will provide general advice regarding safety clothing and equipment:

Respiratory equipment:AS/NZS 1715, Protective Gloves:AS 2161, OccupationalProtective Clothing: AS/NZS 4501

set 2008, Industrial Eye Protection:AS1336andAS/NZS 1337, Occupational Protective Footwear:AS/NZS2210.

SWA Exposure Limits TWA (mg/m 3 ) STEL (mg/m 3 )

Exposure limits have not been established by SWA for anyof the significant ingredients in this product.

No special equipment is usually neededwhenoccasionallyhandlingsmall quantities. The following instructions are

for bulk handling or where regularexposure in an occupational setting occurswithout propercontainment systems.

Ventilation:No special ventilation requirements arenormally necessary for thisproduct. Howevermake sure that

the work environment remainsclean andthat vapours and mists are minimised.

Eye Protection:Eye protection isnot normally necessary whenthis product is beingused.However, if in doubt,

wearsuitableprotective glasses or goggles.

Skin Protection:The information at hand indicates that this product is not harmful and that normally no special skin

protection isnecessary. However, we suggest that you routinely avoid contactwith all chemical productsand that you

wearsuitablegloves (preferably elbow-length)whenskin contact islikely.

Protective Material Types:There is no specific recommendation for anyparticularprotective material type.

Respirator:Usually, no respiratoris necessary whenusing this product. However, if you have any doubts consult

the AustralianStandard mentioned above.

Section 9 - Physical and Chemical Properties:

Physical Description & colour:Clear greencoloured liquid.

Odour:No odour.

Boiling Point: Approximately 100°C at 100kPa.

Freezing/Melting Point:Approximately 0°C.

Volatiles: Water component.

Vapour Pressure: 2.37 kPa at 20°C(watervapour pressure).

Vapour Density:No data.

Specific Gravity:1.0 approx

Water Solubility: Completely soluble inwater.

pH:No data.

Volatility:No data.

Odour Threshold:No data.

Evaporation Rate:No data.

Coeff Oil/water Distribution: No data

Autoignition temp: Not applicable - does not burn.

Section 10 - Stabilityand Reactivity

Reactivity:This product isunlikely to react ordecompose undernormal storage conditions. However, if you have

any doubts, contact the supplier for advice onshelf life properties.

Conditions to Avoid:This product should bekept in a cool place,preferably below30°C. Keep containers tightly

closed. Containers shouldbe kept dry.

Incompatibilities:No particular Incompatibilities.

Fire Decomposition:Only small quantities of decomposition products are expected from this product at

temperaturesnormally achieved in a fire. This will onlyoccur afterheating to dryness. Combustion forms carbon

dioxide, and ifincomplete,carbon monoxide. Water isalso formed. May form nitrogen and itscompounds,and under

somecircumstances, oxides of nitrogen. Occasionallyhydrogencyanide gas inreducing atmospheres. May form

hydrogen chloride gas, other compounds of chlorine.Carbon monoxide poisoningproduces headache, weakness,

nausea, dizziness, confusion, dimnessof vision, disturbance of judgment, andunconsciousness followedby coma

and death.

Polymerisation:This product will not undergo polymerisation reactions.

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MATERIAL SAFETY DATASHEET

Issued by: Australian PetSupplies Pty. Ltd. Phone: 02 9604 1208 (businesshours)

Section 11 - Toxicological Information

Local Effects:

Target Organs: There is nodata to hand indicating anyparticular target organs.

Malachite Green is a SWA Class 3 Reproductive risk.

Classification of Hazardous Ingredients

IngredientRisk Phrases

No ingredientmentioned inthe HSIS Database is present in this product at hazardous concentrations.

Section 12 - Ecological Information

Insufficient data to be sureof status. Expected to not be an environmental hazard.

Section 13 - Disposal Considerations

Disposal:Dispose of small quantities and empty containersby wrapping withpaper and putting in garbage. For

larger quantities, if recycling orreclaimingis not possible, use acommercial waste disposalservice.

Section 14 - Transport Information

ADG Code:This productis not classified as aDangerousGood. No special transport conditions are necessary

unless required by other regulations.

Section 15 - RegulatoryInformation

AICS:All of the significant ingredients inthis formulation arecompliant with NICNAS regulations.

Section 16 - Other Information

This MSDS contains onlysafety-related information. For other data see product literature.

Acronyms:

ADG Code Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Roadand Rail (7 th

edition)

AICS Australian Inventory of Chemical Substances

SWA Safe WorkAustralia, formerlyASCC and NOHSC

CAS number Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Number

HazchemCode Emergency action code ofnumbers andlettersthat provide information to emergency

servicesespecially firefighters

IARC International Agency forResearch onCancer

NOS Not otherwisespecified

NTP National Toxicology Program (USA)

R-PhraseRisk Phrase

SUSMP Standard for the Uniform Scheduling ofMedicines & Poisons

UN NumberUnited Nations Number

THIS MSDS SUMMARISES OUR BEST KNOWLEDGEOFTHEHEALTHAND SAFETYHAZARD INFORMATIONOFTHE PRODUCT AND

HOW TOSAFELYHANDLE ANDUSE THE PRODUCT INTHE WORKPLACE.EACH USER MUSTREVIEW THIS MSDS IN THECONTEXTOF

HOW THE PRODUCT WILLBE HANDLEDANDUSED IN THE WORKPLACE.

IF CLARIFICATIONORFURTHER INFORMATION IS NEEDEDTOENSURETHATAN APPROPRIATE RISK ASSESSMENT CANBE MADE,

THE USER SHOULD CONTACTTHIS COMPANY SOWE CAN ATTEMPT TOOBTAIN ADDITIONALINFORMATION FROMOUR SUPPLIERS

OURRESPONSIBILITYFOR PRODUCTS SOLDIS SUBJECT TO OURSTANDARD TERMS ANDCONDITIONS, ACOPYOFWHICH IS SENT

TOOUR CUSTOMERS AND IS ALSOAVAILABLEONREQUEST.

Please read all labels carefully before using product.

This MSDS isprepared in accord withthe SWA document “National Code of Practice for the Preparation of

Material Safety Data Sheets” 2nd Edition [NOHSC:2011(2003)]

Copyright ©Kilford & Kilford Pty Ltd, October, 2010.

http://www.kilford.com.au/ Phone (02)9251 4532

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