Stoddard solvent

Stoddard solvent is a mixture of numerous hydrocarbons derived by refining crude oil. It is widely used in many different type of sealants.

How can this chemical affect my health?

Acute (Short Term) Effects

orange skin irritant symbol Irritates the Skin – Can cause irritation or serious damage to the skin.

orange toxic to humans and animals symbol Toxic to Humans & Animals – Can be fatal on contact, ingestion or inhalation for humans and other mammals.

Chronic (Long Term) Effects

red cancer symbol Cancer – Can cause or increase the risk of cancer.

red gene damage symbol Gene Damage – Can cause or increase the rate of mutations, which are changes in genetic material in cells.

orange other health effects symbol Other Health Effects – Can cause serious damage on contact or ingestion.

grey brain and nervous system harm symbol Brain/Nervous System Harm – Can cause damage to the nervous system including the brain.

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