1 ATTENTION: This Specimen Label is provided for general information only. This pesticide product may not yet be available or approved for sale or use in your area. It is your responsibility to follow all federal, state and local laws and regulations regarding the use of pesticides. Before using any pesticide, be sure the intended use is approved in your state or locality. Your state or locality may require additional precautions and instructions for use of this product that are not included here. Although this Label may appear similar to the Label on a product you are now using, it has important differences. You must have the EPA-approved labeling with you at the time of use and must read and follow all Label directions. You should not base any use of a similar product on the precautions, instructions for use or other information you find here. Always follow the precautions and instructions for use on the Label of the pesticide you are using.
2 36027C1 -13/53. RESTRICTED USE PESTICIDE. PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS. due to ground and surface water concerns and oncogenicity concerns. For retail sale to and use only by Certified Applicators, or persons under their direct Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals supervision and only for those uses covered by the Certified Applicator's Keep out of reach of children. certification. CAUTION! HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED OR INHALED. CAUSES EYE IRRITATION. MAY CAUSE ALLERGIC SKIN REACTION. Avoid contact with skin, eyes, or clothing. Avoid breathing vapor or spray mist. Prolonged or frequently repeated skin contact may cause allergic reactions in some individuals. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. FIRST AID. IF IN EYES Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for Preemergence herbicide for weed control in Field Corn, 15 - 20 minutes.
3 Production Seed Corn, Silage Corn and Popcorn. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 min- utes, then continue rinsing eye. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice. Complete Directions for Use IF ON SKIN OR Take off contaminated clothing. CLOTHING Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15 - 20. In case of an emergency involving this herbicide product or minutes. for medical assistance, Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice. Call Collect, day or night (314) 694-4000. Sensitized persons should avoid further contact and reuse of contaminated clothing. 2004-1 EPA Reg. No. 524-485 IF SWALLOWED Call poison control center or doctor immediately for treat- ment advice. Read the entire Label before using this product. Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Use only according to Label instructions. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by the poison control center or doctor.
4 Read LIMIT OF WARRANTY AND LIABILITY before buying or using. If terms are not Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. acceptable, return at once unopened. IF INHALED Move person to fresh air. THIS IS AN END-USE PRODUCT. MONSANTO DOES NOT INTEND AND HAS NOT If person is not breathing, call 911 or an ambulance, then REGISTERED IT FOR REFORMULATION. SEE INDIVIDUAL CONTAINER Label FOR give artificial respiration, preferably by mouth-to-mouth, if REPACKAGING LIMITATIONS. possible. Call a poison control center or doctor for further treatment advice. INGREDIENTS. ACTIVE INGREDIENTS:*. Have the product container or Label with you when calling a poison control cen- ter or doctor, or going for treatment. You may contact (314) 694-4000 collect, day or night for emergency medical Acetochlor, 2-chloro-N-ethoxymethyl-N-(2-ethyl- treatment information 6-methylphenyl)acetamide.
5 This product is identified as Harness Xtra herbicide, EPA Registration Atrazine, 2-chloro-4-(ethylamino)-6-(isopropylamin o) No. 524-485. s-triazine and related triazines .. OTHER INGREDIENTS: .. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Some materials that are chemical-resistant to this product are listed below. If you *Contains 372 grams/liter or pounds/gallon of acetochlor and 300 grams/liter want more options, follow the instructions for category A on an EPA chemical-resis- or pounds/gallon of atrazine and related compounds. tance category selection chart. Protected by Patent No. 5,225,570. Other patents pending. No license is granted Mixers, loaders, applicators and other handlers must wear: long-sleeved shirt under any patent(s). and long pants, chemical-resistant gloves such as polyethylene or polyvinylchlo- ride, shoes plus socks, and a chemical-resistant apron, when mixing/loading, IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS.
6 1. FOR PRODUCT INFORMATION OR ASSISTANCE IN USING THIS PRODUCT, CALL. cleaning up spills, or cleaning equipment, or otherwise exposed to the concentrate. See engineering controls for additional requirements. Follow manufacturer's instructions for cleaning/maintaining PPE. If no such TOLL-FREE, (800)-332-3111. instructions for washables, use detergent and hot water. Keep and wash PPE sep- 2. IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY INVOLVING THIS HERBICIDE PRODUCT, OR FOR arately from other laundry. MEDICAL ASSISTANCE, CALL COLLECT, DAY OR NIGHT, (314)-694-4000. Engineering Controls: When applicators use enclosed cabs in a manner that meets the requirements listed in the Worker Protection Standard (WPS) for agri- cultural pesticides [40 CFR (d)(5)], the handler PPE requirements may be reduced or modified as specified in the WPS. 1. User Safety Recommendations Users should: Storage and Disposal Do not contaminate water, foodstuffs, feed or seed by storage or disposal.
7 Wash hands before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco, or using the toilet. PESTICIDE STORAGE: Keep container closed to prevent spills or contamination. Remove clothing/PPE immediately if pesticide gets inside. Then wash thor- PESTICIDE DISPOSAL: Wastes resulting from the use of this product that cannot oughly and put on clean clothing. be used or chemically reprocessed should be disposed of in a landfill approved for Remove PPE immediately after handling this product. Wash the outside of pesticide disposal or in accordance with applicable Federal, state or local proce- gloves before removing. As soon as possible, wash thoroughly and change into dures. clean clothing. CONTAINER DISPOSAL: Emptied container retains vapor and product residue. Observe all labeled safeguards until container is cleaned, reconditioned or destroyed. Environmental Hazards Atrazine can travel (seep or leach) through soil and can enter ground water which FOR REFILLABLE (mini bulk) OR BULK CONTAINERS.
8 Instructions for Users: When the container is empty, replace the cap and seal may be used as drinking water. Atrazine has been found in ground water. Users are all openings that have been made during usage, and return the container to the advised not to apply atrazine to sand and loamy sand soils where the water table point of purchase, or to an alternate location designated by the registrant at the (ground water) is close to the surface and where these soils are very permeable, time of purchase of this product. If not returned to the point of purchase or a des- , well drained. Your local agricultural agencies can provide further information ignated location, triple rinse or pressure rinse the empty container and offer it for on the type of soil in your area and the location of ground water. recycling if available. If not refilled or recycled, then puncture and dispose of in Ground water contamination may be reduced by diking and flooring of permanent a sanitary landfill, or by incineration, or, if allowed by state and local authorities, liquid bulk storage sites with an impermeable material.
9 By burning. If burned, stay out of smoke. This product is toxic to fish and aquatic invertebrates. Do not apply directly to Instructions for Users and Refillers: This container must only be refilled with water, or to areas where surface water is present or to intertidal areas below the this pesticide product. Do not reuse this container for any other purpose. Do mean high water mark. Do not apply when weather conditions favor drift from not transport if this container is damaged or leaking. If the container is damaged treated areas. Runoff and drift from treated areas may be hazardous to aquatic or leaking or obsolete, or to obtain information about recycling refillable organisms in neighboring areas. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment washwaters. containers, contact Monsanto Company at 1-800-768-6387. Cleaning is not necessary prior to refilling with the same product.
10 Clean container before final This chemical demonstrates the properties and characteristics associated with disposal. Disposal of this container must be in compliance with state and local chemicals detected in ground water. The use of this chemical in areas where soils regulations. are permeable, particularly where the ground water is shallow, may result in ground water contamination. Instructions for Refillers: Prior to refilling, inspect carefully for damage such as Acetochlor has properties that may result in surface water contamination via dissolved cracks, punctures, abrasions, worn-out threads and closure devices. Check for runoff and runoff erosion. Practices should be followed to minimize the potential for leaks after refilling and before transporting. If the container cannot be refilled, dissolved runoff and/or runoff erosion. triple rinse or pressure rinse the empty container and offer for recycling if See Section , Use Restrictions and Section , Tile-Outletted Terraced available.