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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

Inhalation :
Move the person away from the contaminated area. Make the affected person rest. Obtain medical attention.

Skin contact :
Remove all contaminated clothing and footwear. Wash immediately and thoroughly for a prolonged period (at least 15
minutes). In case of inflammation (redness, irritation, ...) obtain medical attention.

Eye contact :
Immediately rinse with plenty of running water for a prolonged period, (at least 15 minutes) whilst keeping the eyes wide open If
irritation persists, consult a doctor.

Ingestion :
NEVER attempt to induce vomiting. Do not give anything to drink. Always obtain medical attention immediately.

Further informations:
Place contaminated clothing in a sealed bag for disposal. Use appropriate protective equipment when treating a contaminated person.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media
- Suitable : Water sprayFoamPowdersCarbon dioxide (CO2)
- Not suitable : None. If there is a fire close by, use suitable extinguishing agents.

Specific hazards : Dust clouds may ignite. Pungent irritating fumes are released.

Protection of fire-fighters : Self-contained breathing apparatus.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions : Avoid contact with skin and eyes.Do not breathe dust.
Environmental precautions: DO NOT discharge into drains or rivers (product is hazardous for the environment).

Methods for cleaning up
- Recovery : Recover as much of the product as possible.Recover the product by vacuuming/shovelling or sweeping.Collect up the product and
place it in a spare container:
- suitably labelled.Keep the recovered product for subsequent disposal.
- Cleaning/Decontamination : Wash the non-recoverable remainder with caustic soda solution (2-5 % NaOH).
Then wash the floor with plenty of water.
- Disposal : Dispose of solid materials at an authorized site.

Handling and storage

HANDLING
Technical measures : Dust extraction (suction).
Measures: Avoid the formation or spread of dust in the atmosphere.Avoid any direct contact with the product.Do NOT handle without gloves.
Safe handling advice : Comply with instructions for use (refer to technical sheet).
STORAGE
Technical measures : Local ventilation required when opening heated packaging.
Storage conditions
- Recommended : To guarantee the quality and properties of the product keep: - protected from air. - protected from light.
Incompatible products : Strong oxidizing agents.
Packaging : - Galvanised drums. - Plastic drums.
Packaging materials
- Recommended : Galvanized steel.Plastic materials (polyethylene).
- Not suitable : Iron.

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
3261
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Class:
8
Classification code:
8
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
8
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Inland waterway transport (ADN(R))

UN number:
3261
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Class:
8
Classification code:
8
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
8
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
3261
Proper shipping name and description:
CORROSIVE SOLID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S. (4-TERTIOBUTYL CATECHOL)
Chemical name:
4-TERTIOBUTYL CATECHOL
Class:
8
Packaging group:
III
EmS code:
F-A, S-B
Labels:
8
Marine pollutant
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
3261
Proper shipping name and description:
CORROSIVE SOLID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S. (4-TERTIOBUTYL CATECHOL)
Chemical name:
4-TERTIOBUTYL CATECHOL
Class:
8
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
8
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Engineering measures : Extraction to remove dust at its source.
Personal protective equipment
- Respiratory protection
If vapour is released:
Filtering respiratory protective device with a specific gas canister.
- Eye protection : Safety spectacles with side shields.
- Hand protection : Long protective gloves, which go over the sleeves.
- Skin and body protection: Protective clothing. PVC apron covering the tops of the boots.Boots made of PVC.
- Collective emergency equipment: Safety shower.Eye fountain.
Hygiene measures
Always wash your hands after handling the product.Frequently vacuum dust.Do NOT eat, drink or smoke during use.Separate normal clothes from work-clothes.

Stability and reactivity

Stability : Stable under normal conditions of use.
Hazardous reactions
- Conditions to avoid : No dangerous reactions known under normal conditions of use.
- Materials to avoid : - strong oxidizing agents.
- alkalis and caustic products.
- Hazardous decomposition products : On combustion forms: toxic vapours.(Carbon oxides (CO + CO2)).(Phenol).

Disposal considerations

RESIDUES FROM PRODUCT
Destruction/Disposal : Incinerate at a licensed installation.
Prohibition : Discharging waste into rivers and drains is forbidden.
CONTAMINATED PACKAGING
Decontamination/cleaning : Completely empty the packaging prior to decontamination.
Destruction/Disposal : Incinerate at a licensed installation.
NOTE : The user's attention is drawn to the possible existence of local regulations regarding disposal.