Asked by: Eyal Nafke
asked in category: General Last Updated: 12th March, 2020

Is TSP toxic to breathe?

TSP is moderately toxic by ingestion and is a minor skin irritant, but the big advantage of using it is that it doesn't produce toxic fumes. Even a drop spilled on your skin or a dry crystal that falls on wet skin can cause damage.

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Consequently, what are the side effects of trisodium phosphate?

  • Drooling.
  • Severe pain in the throat.
  • Severe pain or burning in the nose, eyes, ears, lips, or tongue.
  • Vision loss.

Similarly, what is a TSP cleaning solution? Use TSP Heavy-Duty Cleaner to clean and prepare your Home, Decks and Siding for painting. The cleaner removes Dirt,Grease,Grime,Soot and Chalked Paint. It is compatible with washable walls, floors and woodwork including decks and siding. It is specially formulated to control lead paint dust.

In this way, can I use TSP on tile and grout?

Tile and Grout Cleaning and Whitening. For tile and grout cleaning, start with T.S.P. (trisodium phosphate) mixed in a very strong solution with warm water. If there is any mold on the tile surface, add 1/3 cup of cleaning bleach.

Does TSP need to be rinsed?

Standard TSP must be rinsed away with clean water. Depending on how dirty the surface is, several rinses may be necessary. It isn't as strong as the original TSP, but it is well-suited for lightly soiled surfaces and general-purpose cleaning. It requires no rinsing when mixed as directed.

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