Profilm (Canada)

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Profilm

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vétoquinol

Fumigant Concentrate Solution

AGRICULTURAL

READ LABEL BEFORE USING

Vapour-Phase Surface Disinfecting

Fumigant which slowly decomposes yielding formaldehyde. The modern method of formaldehyde fumigation for farm and hatchery buildings, vehicles and equipment used in livestock and poultry production.

GUARANTEE:

2-(Hydroxymethyl)-2-Nitro- 1,3 Propanediol

19.56%

Formaldehyde

2.28%

Alkyl (C8 < 1%, C10 < 1%, C12-67%, C14-25%, C16-7%, C18 < 1%) dimethyl benzyl ammonium chloride

3.09%

WARNING: EYE & SKIN IRRITANT

CAUTION: POISONOUS IF INHALED

POTENTIAL SKIN SENSITIZER

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

CONCENTRATE HAZARDOUS TO HUMANS AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS

Profilm Indications

Profilm® has a built-in time release of formaldehyde for the final disinfection of farm and hatchery buildings, vehicles and equipment. Little or no formaldehyde odour will be detected.

Profilm® has proven effective as a disinfectant by the A.O.A.C. use dilution test modified for spray products against the following organisms. All dilutions (1:128) tested at 400 ppm water hardness (as calcium carbonate) and 5% bovine serum.

Actinobacillus suis, Bordetella bronchiseptica, Campylobacter jejuni, Clostridium perfringens, Enterobacter aerogenes, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, Pasteurella multocida, Proteus vulgaris, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Salmonella choleraesuis, Salmonella enteritidis, Salmonella typhimurium, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pyogenes

Profilm® has proven virucidal efficacy for use on hard nonporous inanimate environmental surfaces. All dilutions (1:128) tested at 400 ppm water hardness (as calcium carbonate) and 5% bovine serum.

Avian Influenza, Avian Laryngotracheitis, Foot and Mouth Disease, Infectious Bronchitis, Newcastle Disease, Pseudorabies, Transmissible Gastroenteritis, Swine Influenza, PRRS (Porcine Respiratory and Reproductive Syndrome)

Profilm® has proven effective fungicidal activity by the A.O.A.C. use dilution test modified for spray products. All dilutions (1:128) tested at 400 ppm water hardness (as calcium carbonate) and 5% bovine serum.

Candida albicans, Trichophyton mentagrophytes

Directions For Use

Dilute with cold water as directed below and apply by spray or manual methods. Allow to air dry after assuring a minimum contact time of 10 minutes. A minimum contact time of 60 minutes is recommended for disinfection of Foot and Mouth Disease virus.

 

Use Dilution

Profilm® Disinfectant

Cold Water

Final disinfection

1 : 128

40 mL

5 L

Farm Buildings, Vehicles, etc.: Evacuate animals from buildings or vehicles. Remove all litter and manure from floors, walls and surfaces of barns, pens, stalls, chutes and other facilities. Preclean all surfaces using a germicidal detergent (e.g., Proquat) and rinse with water. Thoroughly wet all surfaces with Profilm® Disinfectant. Ventilate buildings and other closed spaces and allow treatment to dry before housing livestock. Rinse feeders and waterers with potable water before reuse.

Fogging: Profilm® may be applied by fogging as an adjunct to regular cleaning and disinfecting procedures. Apply Profilm® at 1% (1:100 or 50 mL Profilm® in 5 L water) to 2% (1:50 or 100 mL Profilm® in 5 L water) as a fog (wet mist) either preceding or following regular cleaning and disinfecting procedures. Fog until the area is moist using automatic wet fogger according to manufacturer’s use directions. Ventilate buildings and other closed spaces and allow treatment to dry before housing livestock. Rinse feeders and waterers with potable water prior to reuse.

Livestock Equipment: Empty all feeding and watering equipment. Preclean all equipment using a germicidal detergent as above and rinse with water. Thoroughly wet all parts of the equipment with Profilm® Disinfectant. Immerse all halters, ropes, forks, shovels and scrapers as well as other types of equipment. Do not spray onto feed to be consumed by animals or birds. Rinse feeders and waterers thoroughly with potable water prior to reuse.

Precautions

Harmful if swallowed, inhaled or absorbed through the skin. Eye and skin irritant. Avoid getting in eyes, on skin or on clothing. Wear goggles or a face shield. Use in well ventilated areas. When working with high concentrations of vapours, use an approved formaldehyde respirator. Handlers must wear chemical resistant rubber gloves, long-sleeved shirt and long pants, shoes and socks. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Prolonged or frequent skin contact may cause allergic reactions. Do not use on animals.

First Aid Instructions

If swallowed, induce vomiting. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Call a physician. If the material comes in contact with the eyes, flush immediately with water. If on skin, wash with soap and water. If inhaled, get immediate access to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. In all cases, get medical attention. Take container, label or product name and DIN number with you when seeking medical attention.

Toxicological Information

Probable mucosal damage may cause nausea, vomiting and occasionally diarrhea. Measures against circulatory shock, as well as oxygen and measures to support breathing manually or mechanically may be needed. Vapours may cause mucosal irritation, contact hypersensitivity, dyspnea, headache, nausea, acidosis and cardiac palpitation. Ingestion may cause shock, difficult urination, hematuria, anuria, vertigo, convulsions, CNS depression and respiratory failure.

Oral LD50 (rat): 8000 mg/kg.

Also contains methanol 0.68%.

Storage

KEEP UPRIGHT WHILE MOVING AND IN STORAGE. The 208 L, 9.5 L and 3.8 L size containers are equipped with a pressure relief closure. KEEP FROM FREEZING. Store in original container only, in safe manner. Do not store under conditions which might adversely affect the container or its ability to function properly. Reduce stacking height where local conditions can affect package strength. Open container in a well ventilated area, avoid breathing vapour. Keep container tightly closed when not in use.

DISPOSAL

1. Do not reuse empty container.

2. Rinse the emptied container thoroughly and add the rinsings to the treatment site.

3. Follow provincial instructions for any required additional cleaning of the container prior to its disposal or reconditioning.

4. Dispose of the container in accordance with provincial requirements.

5. For information on the disposal of unused, unwanted product and the cleanup of spills contact the regional office of Environment Canada.

6. For small spills, recover free liquid. Soak up residue with a solid absorbent such as dry clay. Sweep up spill, and put into disposal container and dispose as per point 5.

DO NOT FLUSH INTO SURFACE STREAMS.

INFORM ENVIRONMENT CANADA AS IN POINT 5.

Notice To User

This product is to be used only in accordance with the directions on the label.

Notice To Buyer

Seller’s guarantee shall be limited to the terms set out on the label and, subject thereto, the buyer assumes the risk to persons or property arising from the use or handling of this product and accepts the product on that condition.

Refer to Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for further details.

Profilm® is a Registered Trademark of HACCO, Inc.

Medical 1-800-498-5743

? 1-800-621-8829

Manufactured By: HACCO, Inc., 110 Hopkins Drive, Randolph, WI 53956 U.S.A.

Distributed By: Vétoquinol N.-A. Inc., 2000 ch Georges, Lavaltrie, Québec, Canada J5T 3S5

1-800-363-1700

DIN 02366894

EPA Est. No. 61282-WI-01

NET CONTENTS:

Item #

Label #

Code

 

1 Gallon/3.8 Litres

142041-CAN

 

NU.RG.

BK 220282

5 Gallons/19 Litres

D12709575-CAN

220286

RR.RR.

 

NAC No.: 1234375.1

VÉTOQUINOL N.-A. INC.
Commercial Division

2000, CHEMIN GEORGES, LAVALTRIE, QC, J5T 3S5
Telephone:   450-586-2252
Order Desk:   800-363-1700
Fax:   450-586-4649
Website:   www.vetoquinol.ca
Email:   info@vetoquinol.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Profilm information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

Copyright © 2014 North American Compendiums. Updated: 2014-09-05

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