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First-aid measures

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. Keep warm and at rest. Get medical attention if victim feels unwell.
Skin: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash skin with soap and water. Get medical attention if skin cracking or redness occurs.

Eyes: Immediately flush eye with large quantities of water for at least 20 minutes holding the eye open. Avoid contaminating unaffected eye. Get medical attention and show the product label.

Ingestion: Wash out mouth with water. Do not induce vomiting. Keep patient warm and at rest. Give 240-300 ml water to drink ( only if patient is conscious). Repeat if patient vomits. Get medical attention if patient is unwell. Get medical attention if a large quantity is ingested.

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed:
To the best of our knowledge, the chemical, physical, and toxicological properties have not been thoroughly investigated., burning sensation, Cough, wheezing, laryngitis, Shortness of breath, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Lachrymation, Conjunctivitis., Stomach/intestinal disorders

Fire-fighting measures

Suitable extinguishing media:
Use water spray, alcohol-resistant foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.

Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture:
Carbon oxides

Precautions for fire-fighters:
Wear self contained breathing apparatus for fire fighting if necessary.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures:
Use personal protective equipment.
Avoid breathing vapors, mist or gas.
Ensure adequate ventilation.
Evacuate personnel to safe areas.

Environmental precautions:
Do not let product enter drains.

Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up:
Soak up with inert absorbent material and dispose of as hazardous waste.
Keep in suitable, closed containers for disposal.

Handling and storage

Precautions for safe handling:
Avoid inhalation of vapour or mist.
Normal measures for preventive fire protection.

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities:
Store in cool place.
Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.
Containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage.
Store under inert gas. Air sensitive.

Specific end uses:
no data available

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
not classified
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Class:
not classified
Classification code:
not classified
Packaging group:
Not subject to identification.
Labels:
Not subject to identification.
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Inland waterway transport (ADN(R))

UN number:
not classified
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Class:
not classified
Classification code:
not classified
Packaging group:
Not subject to identification.
Labels:
Not subject to identification.
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
not classified
Proper shipping name and description:
not classified
Chemical name:
2-(2-(2-butoxyethoxy)ethoxy)ethanol
Class:
Not subject to identification.
Packaging group:
Not subject to identification.
EmS code:
Not subject to identification.
Labels:
Not subject to identification.
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
not classified
Proper shipping name and description:
Not subject to identification.
Chemical name:
2-(2-(2-butoxyethoxy)ethoxy)ethanol
Class:
Not subject to identification.
Packaging group:
Not subject to identification.
Labels:
Not subject to identification.
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Exposure controls

Occupational exposure standards: None available
Technical control measures: No specific measures required.

Appropriate engineering controls
Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wash hands before breaks and at the end of workday.

Personal protective equipment
-Eye/face protection
Tightly fitting safety goggles. Faceshield (8-inch minimum). Use equipment for eye protection tested and approved under appropriate government standards such as NIOSH (US) or EN 166(EU).

-Skin protection
Handle with gloves. Gloves must be inspected prior to use. Use proper glove removal technique (without touching glove's outer surface) to avoid skin contact with this product. Dispose of contaminated gloves after use in accordance with applicable laws and good laboratory practices. Wash and dry hands.
The selected protective gloves have to satisfy the specifications of EU Directive 89/686/EEC and the standard EN 374 derived from it.

-Body Protection
Complete suit protecting against chemicals, The type of protective equipment must be selected according to the concentration and amount of the dangerous substance at the specific workplace.

-Respiratory protection
Where risk assessment shows air-purifying respirators are appropriate use a full-face respirator with multi-purpose combination (US) or type ABEK (EN 14387) respirator cartridges as a backup to engineering controls. If the respirator is the sole means of protection, use a full-face supplied air respirator. Use respirators and components tested and approved under appropriate government standards such as NIOSH (US) or CEN (EU).

Stability and reactivity

Reactivity: no data available
Stability: Stable under normal conditions. May form peroxides on prolonged exposure to air and light.
Possibility of hazardous reactions: no data available
Conditions to avoid: High temperatures. Prolonged exposure to air/oxygen and light.
Incompatible materials: Strong bases, Strong oxidizing agents, acids
Hazardous decomposition products: Oxides of carbon on combustion.

Disposal considerations

Disposal should be in accordance with local and national legislation.
-Waste identification code according list of waste-Waste resulting of this product is not considered as dangerous according to the European Council decision of January 16, 2001, modifying the 2000/532/EC decision about the list of wastes .
-Waste disposal: Dispose of as for hazardous waste. Recover or recycle if possible. Otherwise incineration. Dispose of in accordance with all local regulations.
-Container disposal: Drain container thoroughly before disposal. Send to drum recover or metal reclaimer.