MetriLube

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MetriLube

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Metrex

instrument lubricant concentrate

For the care of surgical instruments.

Lubricates all moving parts.

Helps prevent spotting, staining and rusting.

- Anticorrosive

- Silicone free

- Nongreasy

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

RISK PHRASE(S):

- May cause eye and skin irritation.

- May cause throat, mouth and stomach irritation if ingested.

- Repeated inhalation may result in sensitization and allergic reaction in hypersensitive individuals.

PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES:

- Avoid contact with strong oxidizing agents (bleach).

- Long exposure of product to heat and/or humidity may reduce product’s activity.

- Keep in a cool place.

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT:

- Protective gloves, eye gear, and impervious gown must be worn.

FIRST AID MEASURES:

EYES-Flush immediately with water for 15 minutes. Seek medical attention.

SKIN-Wash with soap and water.

INHALATION-Seek fresh air. Consult physician if allergic response exhibited.

INGESTION-Do not induce vomiting. Consult physician.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION REFER TO Metrex Research MetriLube Material Safety Data Sheet

Directions For Use

Shake well before use.

Solution must be disposed of weekly or more frequently as necessary depending on number of instruments processed.

Manual Lubrication: Mix 1 part MetriLube® with up to 15 parts of deionized or distilled water. (The dilution may be as low as 6 parts of water.)

Immerse cleaned instruments in bath for 30-45 seconds. Remove instruments and let drain, then autoclave. Rinsing and wiping are unnecessary.

Automated Washer/Disinfectors: Mechanically feed in the Lubrication/Final Rinse cycle of automated washer/disinfectors. Dispense at equipment manufacturer’s recommendations. MetriLube can be used in the dilution range of 1/4 oz. to 2 oz. per gallon.

For best results, use in conjunction with MetriWash® Instrument Detergent.

NOTE: MetriLube is not a detergent or sterilant. Instruments must be autoclaved after treatment.

Storage And Disposal

Storage

Store in a cool area.

Solution Disposal: For unused solution, flush thoroughly with large quantities of water into sewage disposal system in accordance with federal, state, and local regulations.

For used solution, the waste solution must be characterized by the generator and disposed of in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.

Container Disposal: Rinse empty container thoroughly with water and discard clean, empty container as general trash.

For product or technical information, contact Metrex at 800-841-1428 or visit our web site at www.metrex.com.

METREX® RESEARCH, 28210 Wick Road, Romulus, Michigan 48174

MADE IN USA

Contents:

Reorder No.

 

4 x 1 Gallon (128 fl oz) bottles

10-3400

70-3900-6

1 x 5 Gallon drum

10-3450

70-3905-6

1 x 15 Gallon drum

10-3415

70-3905-6

1 x 30 Gallon drum

10-3430

70-3905-6

NAC No.: 13400124

METREX® RESEARCH
1717 W. COLLINS AVENUE, ORANGE, CA, 92867
Telephone:   800-841-1428
Order Desk:   800-841-1428
Fax:   714-516-7904
Website:   www.metrex.com
Email:   info@metrex.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the MetriLube information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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