Uddergold 5-Star Germicidal Barrier Teat Dip (Activator)

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Uddergold 5-Star Germicidal Barrier Teat Dip (Activator)

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Manufacturer: Ecolab Food & Bev. Div.

GERMICIDAL BARRIER TEAT DIP

An aid in reducing the spread of organisms which may cause mastitis. Provides protective gel barrier over teat end until next milking.

ACTIVATOR

FOR USE ONLY WITH UDDERgold 5-STAR BASE

Uddergold 5-Star Germicidal Barrier Teat Dip (Activator) Caution

For external use only. Not for use in sanitizing dairy equipment. Avoid contact with food. Avoid contact with eyes. If contact occurs, flush eyes with large quantities of water. See a physician if irritation develops.

Storage

Store at room temperature. Protect from freezing and heat. Always store away from continuous artificial light or direct sunlight. If product is exposed to freezing temperatures, Activator and Base must be agitated thoroughly prior to mixing.

KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN

Active Ingredients

2.0% Alpha-Hydroxy Acids (1.5% Lactic Acid + 0.5% Mandelic Acid)

CONTAINS: 7% Glycerin

Disposal

Dilute unused teat dip and flush down drain with water. Do not reuse containers. Empty containers should be thoroughly rinsed with water and taken to a recycling center.

Mixing Directions: Add equal volumes of Activator and Base into a clean dip cup/container and mix until the color is uniform throughout. Do not dilute. Mix only amount needed for one milking of the herd. The average amount of product used is less than 1/4 ounce per cow per milking. Discard any unused teat dip. If product in dip cup becomes visibly dirty, discard contents and fill with fresh teat dip. Do not mix with any other product.

APPLICATION: Before milking, pre-dip or wash teats thoroughly with compatible pre-dip or udder wash. Immediately after milking, dip teats to 2/3 length in UDDERgold® 5-STAR. Allow to dry. Do not wipe. Do not turn cows out in freezing weather until teat dip is completely dry.

Note 1: If teat irritation occurs, discontinue use until irritation subsides. Consult your veterinarian if irritation persists.

Note 2: The gold color in the mixed product fades with time and is more rapid at higher temperatures. This will not affect the efficacy of the product.

Note 3: Avoid Freezing. However, freezing will not affect the performance of this product provided that the frozen contents are thawed completely and agitated thoroughly before mixing Base and Activator together.

Made in USA

U.S. Patent No. 4,891,216

Patents Pending

Contents: 5 U.S. Gallons (18.9 liters), 15 U.S. Gallons, 55 U.S. Gallons

NAC No.: 14490230

ECOLAB FOOD AND BEVERAGE DIVISION
370 WABASHA STREET N., ST. PAUL, MN, 55102
Telephone:   888-367-2499
Technical Assistance:   651-293-2818
Fax:   651-293-2260
Website:   www.ecolab.com
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