Agro-SanThis page contains information on Agro-San for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
- Agro-San Indications
- Warnings and cautions for Agro-San
- Direction and dosage information for Agro-San
Agro-SanThis treatment applies to the following species:
Agro-San is a non-iodine blended acid sanitizer for C.I.P. and C.O.P. systems, Tanks, and Backflush systems.
EPA Reg. No. 4959-41-82808
EPA Est. No. 35156-VA-01
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
HAZARDS TO HUMANS AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS
CORROSIVE: Causes irreversible eye damage or skin burns. Harmful if swallowed or absorbed through skin or inhaled. Do not get into eyes, on skin, or on clothing. Avoid breathing vapor or spray mist. Wash hands before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco, or using the toilet. Remove contaminated clothing and wash clothing before reuse.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Applicator and handlers must wear coveralls over long sleeved shirt and long pants, socks, and chemical-resistant footwear, goggles or face shield and chemical-resistant gloves (such as barrier laminate, butyl rubber, nitrile rubber, PV or viton).
PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL HAZARDS
Mix only with water following label directions. Do not mix with chlorinated cleaners or sanitizers. Toxic chlorine gas will be formed. Contact with soft metals may generate hydrogen gas.
This product is toxic to fish. Keep out of lakes, ponds, or streams. Do not contaminate water by cleaning of equipment or disposal of wastes. Do not discharge effluent containing this product into lakes, streams, ponds, estuaries, oceans, or other waters unless in accordance with the requirements of a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit and the permitting authority has been notified in writing prior to discharge. Do not discharge effluent containing this product to sewer systems without previously notifying the local sewage treatment plant authority. For guidance contact your State Water Board or Regional Office of the EPA.
IF IN EYES: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing. Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment advice.
IF ON SKIN OR CLOTHING: Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment advice.
IF INHALED: Move person to fresh air. If person is not breathing, call 911 or an ambulance, then give artificial respiration, preferably mouth-to-mouth, if possible. Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment advise.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment advice. Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a Poison Control Center or doctor.
HOT LINE NUMBER: In case of emergency call toll free 1-800-424-9300. Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor or going for treatment. Note to Physician: Probable mucosal damage may contraindicate the use of gastric lavage.
In case of emergency call 1-800-424-9300. Have the product container or label with you when calling a Poison Control Center or doctor or going for treatment.
Directions For Use
It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.
On pre-cleaned food contact surfaces Agro-San is effective against Salmonella choleraesuis, Listeria monocytogenes, and Escherichia coli, 0157:H7, Hemorrhagic.
FOOD PROCESSING AND DAIRY EQUIPMENT:
Remove gross food particles and soil by a pre-flush or pre-scrape and when necessary, pre-soak treatment. Clean all surfaces with an appropriate chlorinated alkaline cleaner, followed by a potable water rinse prior to the application of the sanitizing solution.
Sanitize equipment prior to use with a solution of 1 ounce Agro-San per 6 gallons of water, to provide 90 ppm of decanoic and nonanoic acid. Circulate sanitizing solution through CIP or COP systems for a minimum of 2 minutes contact time. Sanitizing solution should have a pH of 4 or below. Adequately drain solution. For mechanical operations, the prepared use solution may not be re-used for sanitizing, but may be re-used for other purposes such as cleaning. For manual operations, fresh sanitizing solution should be prepared daily or more often if the solution becomes dirty or soiled.
Follow state and local Health Department regulations for cleaning and sanitizing food processing and dairy equipment.
Regular use of Agro-San will prevent formation of milkstone and mineral stone on food contact surfaces.
STORAGE AND DISPOSAL
Keep container closed when not in use. Do not store below 25 F or above 100 F for extended periods.
PESTICIDE DISPOSAL: Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage or disposal. Pesticide wastes are acutely hazardous. Improper disposal of pesticide wastes or rinsate is a violation of Federal Law. If these wastes cannot be disposed of by use according to label instructions, contact your State Pesticide or Environmental Control Agency, or the Hazardous Waste representative at the nearest EPA Regional Office for guidance.
CONTAINER DISPOSAL: Non-refillable container. Do not reuse or refill this container. Triple rinse (or equivalent) promptly after emptying. 5 gallon or less containers: Triple rinse as follows: Empty the remaining contents into application equipment or mix tank and drain for 10 seconds after the flow begins to drip. Fill the container 1/4 full with water and recap. Shake for 10 seconds. Pour rinsate into application equipment or a mix tank or store rinsate for later use or disposal. Drain for 10 seconds after the flow begins to drip. Repeat this procedure for two more times.Capacity greater than 5 gallon containers: Triple rinse as follows: Empty the remaining contents into application equipment or a mix tank. Fill the container 1/4 full with water. Replace and tighten closures. Tip container on its side and roll it back and forth, ensuring at least one complete revolution, for 30 seconds. Stand the container on its end and tip it back and forth several times. Turn the container over onto its other end and tip it back and forth several times. Empty the reinsate into the application equipment or a mix tank or store reinsate for later use or disposal. Repeat this procedure two more times. Then offer for recycling or reconditioning, or puncture and dispose of in a sanitary landfill, or incinerate, or, if allowed by State and local authorities, burn container. If burned, stay out of smoke.
US Patent No. 5,330,769
US Patent No. 5,391,379
AgroChem, Inc., 3 Duplainville Rd., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
NET CONTENTS: 5 gal, 15 gal, 55 gal, 275 gal
NAC No.: 1652022.1
1240 GREEN VALLEY RD., BEAVER DAM, WI, 53916
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