Registration Dossier

Administrative data

First-aid measures

General: no special measures required
after inhalation: supply fresh air, consult doctor in case of complaints
after eye contact: rinse opened eye for several minutes under running water
after swallowing: rinse mouth and drink plenty of water

Fire-fighting measures

suitable extuinguishing agents: use fire extinguishing methods suitable to surrounding conditions.
protective equipment: wear self-contained respiratory protective device
wear fully protective suit.

Accidental release measures

person-related safety precautions: avoid formation of dust.
measures for environmental protection:
do not allow to enter sewers/surface or ground water.
inform respective authorities in case of seepage into water course or sewer system.
measures for cleaning/collecting: send for recovery or disposal in suitable receptacles

Handling and storage

handling:
information on safe handling:
the usual precautionary measures are to be adhered to when handling chemicals
no special precautions are necessary if used correctly.
information about fire and explosion protection: no special measures required.
storage: requirements to be met by storerooms and receptacles:
store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed receptacles.
information about storage in one common storage facility: store away from foodstuffs.

storage class: 13(VCI, 1998).

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
3077
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Class:
9
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
9
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Inland waterway transport (ADN(R))

UN number:
3077
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Class:
9
Packaging group:
III
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
3077
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDHOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID, N.O.S. (zinc carbonate)
Chemical name:
Zinc carbonate
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
3077
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDHOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID, N.O.S. (zinc carbonate)
Chemical name:
Zinc carbonate
Class:
9
Packaging group:
III
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Exposure controls / personal protection

additional information on design of technical facilities: no further data
ingredients with limit values that require monitoring at the workplace: the product does not contain any relevant quantities of materials with critical values that have to be monitored at the workplace.
personal protective equipment:
general protective and hygienic measures: wash hands before breaks and at the end of the work
respiratory protection: suitable respiratory device recommended.
in exceptional cases (e.g. exceeding of the air limit value) respiratory protection is required. use dust protection mask or respiratory protection apparatus with filter P2. Observe furher national regulations concerning respiratory protection.
protection of hands: protective gloves. Selection of the glove material on consideration of the penetration times, rates of diffusion and the degradation
matreial of gloves: nitrile rubber, NBR.
recommended thickness of the material >=0.35mm.
penetration time of the glove material: value for the permeation: level >=8hrs.
the exact breakthrough time has to be found out by the manufacturer of the protective gloves and has to be observed.
For the permanent contact in work areas without heightened risk of injury (e.g. laboratory), gloves made of the following material are suitable: plastic gloves, leather gloves.
Eye protection: wear safety glasses. .
Body protection: protective work clothing.
limitation and supervision of exposure into the environment: water (76/464/EEC): not listed; air (1999/30/EC): not listed.

Stability and reactivity

Materials to be avoided:
do not store together with alkalis (caustic solutions)
do not store together with acids.

Disposal considerations

product:
recommendation: must not be disposed together with housdehold garbage; Do not allow product to reach sewage system.
disposal must be made according to official regulations.
uncleaned packaging:
recommendation: dispose off packaging according to regulations on the disposal of packagings.
disposal must be made according to official regulations.