Registration Dossier

Administrative data

First-aid measures

Inhalation:
Remove to fresh air. If breathing is irregular or stopped, administer artificial respiration.

Skin contact:
After contact with skin, wash immediately with plenty of soap and water. Consult a physician.

Eye contact:
In the case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice. Call a physician immediately.

Ingestion:
Call a physician immediately. Clean mouth with water and drink afterwards plenty of water. Do not induce vomiting without medical advice. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

Fire-fighting measures

Suitable extinguishing media::
Dry powder, Water spray, Foam

Specific hazards during firefighting:
Heating or fire can release toxic gas.

Special protective equipment for firefighters:
In the event of fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus.

Further information:
Use water spray to cool unopened containers.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
Avoid dust formation.

Environmental precautions:
Prevent product from entering drains.

Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up:
Sweep up or vacuum up spillage and collect in suitable container for disposal.Do not flush into surface water or sanitary sewer system.

Additional advice:
For personal protection see section above.

Handling and storage

1. Precautions for safe handling

Advice on safe handling:
Avoid formation of respirable particles. Provide sufficient air exchange and/or exhaust in work rooms. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.

Advice on protection against fire and explosion:
Flammable. Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking. Take precautionary measures against static discharges. Avoid dust formation.


2. Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities

Requirements for storage areas and containers:
Keep container tightly closed. To maintain product quality, do not store in heat or direct sunlight. Keep in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place.

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
1332
Proper shipping name and description:
Metaldehyde
Chemical name:
Metaldehyde
Language:
English
Class:
4.1
Classification code:
F1
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
4.1
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Inland waterway transport (ADN(R))

UN number:
1332
Proper shipping name and description:
Metaldehyde
Chemical name:
Metaldehyde
Language:
English
Class:
4.1
Classification code:
F1
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
4.1
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
1332
Proper shipping name and description:
Metaldehyde
Chemical name:
Metaldehyde
Class:
4.1
Packaging group:
III
EmS code:
EmS Number 1: F-A
EmS Number 2: S-G
Labels:
4.1
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
1332
Proper shipping name and description:
Metaldehyde
Chemical name:
Metaldehyde
Class:
4.1
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
4.1
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Exposure controls / personal protection

1. Exposure controls/personal protection

Control parameters:
Contains no substances with occupational exposure limit values.

2. Exposure controls:

Personal protective equipment
a) Respiratory protection: In the case of dust or aerosol formation use respirator with an approved filter. Half mask with a particle filter P2 (EN 143).
b) Hand protection: Suitable material : Nitrile rubber Break through time : > 480 min Take note of the information given by the producer concerning permeability and break through times, and of special workplace conditions (mechanical strain, duration of contact).
c) Eye protection: Safety glasses with side-shields conforming to EN166
d) Skin and body protection: Choose body protection according to the amount and concentration of the dangerous substance at the work place. No special protective equipment required.
e) Hygiene measures: Wash hands before breaks and immediately after handling the product. Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing.

Environmental exposure controls
General advice: Prevent product from entering drains.

Stability and reactivity

Reactivity:
Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Chemical stability:
Stable under normal conditions.

Possibility of hazardous reactions:
Stable under normal conditions.

Conditions to avoid:
No data available

Incompatible materials:
Strong oxidizing agents.

Hazardous decomposition products:
No decomposition if stored normally.

Disposal considerations

Product:
Dispose of in accordance with local regulations. Contact waste disposal services.

Contaminated packaging:
Dispose of as unused product.