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First-aid measures

Description of first aid measures:

Symptoms of poisoning may only appear several hours later.

Remove contaminated or saturated clothing immediately and dispose of safely.

Employ artificial respiration if breathing ceases.

Inhalation:

Provide fresh air, seek medical advice if necessary.

Place patients at risk of losing consciousness in stabilized lateral position; artificial respiration as required.

Skin contact:

Wash off with soap and water.

Eye contact:

Rinse immediately with plenty of water for 15 minutes and seek advice of an eye specialist.

Ingestion:

Flush mouth immediately, then drink plenty of water, avoid vomiting, consult physician.

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed:

Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed:

Treatment of symptoms.

Fire-fighting measures

Suitable extinguishing media:

Water spray, foam, CO2, dry powder.

Unsuitable extinguishing media:

Do not use a solid water stream as it may scatter and spread fire.

Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture:

In the case of fire, the following hazardous smoke fumes may be produced:

Carbon dioxide (CO2)

Carbon monoxide.

Special protective equipment for fire-fighters:

Wwear a self contained respiratory apparatus.

Full protective suit.

Advice for firefighters:

Contaminated extinguishing water must be treated at a suitable disposal plant in accordance with waste management laws.

Use water spray to cool unopened containers.

In case of fire, remove the endangered barrels and bring to a safe place, if this can be done safely.

Keep out unprotected persons.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures:

Wear personal protective equipment.

Keep out unprotected persons.

Environmental precautions:

Prevent substance from entering soil, natural bodies of water and sewer systems.

If the product contaminates rivers and lakes or drains inform respective authorities.

Methods and material for containment and cleaning up:

Absorb mechanically avoiding production of dust.

Collect up material.

Transfer into suitable containers for recovery or disposal.

Disposal according to local authority regulations.

Handling and storage

Handling:

Precautions for safe handling:

Refill and handle product only in closed system.

Provide sufficient ventilation and exhaust at the workplace.

Ensure that apparatus and pipelines are free from leaks.

Do not ventilate into the open.

Trained personnel must be used.

Advice on protection against fire and explosion:

Keep away from combustion sources such as sparks, flames and unprotected light sources.

When using do not smoke.

Take precautionary measures against static charges, keep away from sources of ignition.

Storage:

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities.

Keep tightly closed in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place.

Further information:

None.

Advice on common storage:

No special precautions required.

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

Shippingopen allclose all
Special provisions / remarks
Remarks:
Not dangerous according to transport regulations.

Inland waterway transport (UN RTDG/ADN(R))

Shippingopen allclose all
Special provisions / remarks
Remarks:
Not dangerous according to transport regulations.

Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

Shippingopen allclose all
Special provisions / remarks
Remarks:
Not dangerous according to transport regulations.

Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

Shippingopen allclose all
Special provisions / remarks
Remarks:
Not dangerous according to transport regulations.

Additional transport information

Additional information
Special provisions / remarks / other:
Not dangerous according to transport regulations.

Exposure controls / personal protection

Control parameters:

Engineering measures:

Refill and handle product only in closed system.

Do not add wastewater to a biological wastewater treatment plant.

Provide for installation of emergency shower and eye bath.

Ensure suitable suction/aeration at the work place and with operational machinery.

In case product dust is released:

Exhaust ventilation equipped with filters.

All precautionary measures indicated have to be observed.

Exposure controls:

Minimization of emissions by means of suitable technical measures such as flanges and valves with low leakage rates, recirculation of vapours.

The substance must be handled under strictly controlled conditions in accordance with Article 17/18 of the REACH Regulation.

Personal protective equipment:

Respiratory protection.

Accidental release measures:

In the case of respirable dust, use self-contained breathing apparatus.

Note time limit for wearing respiratory protective equipment.

Hand protection:

No protective glove type has been specified for use with this product.

The glove listed is only a preliminary recommendation issued by Kächele-Cama Latex GmbH, Am Kreuzacker 9, D-36124 Eichenzell, www.kcl.de, which firm offers such protective gloves.

The glove must be changed immediately if any changes in it occur (e.g. swelling, wear).

Accidental release measures:

Recommendation: Butoject 898.

Eye protection:

Safety glasses with side-shields.

Accidental release measures:

Close-fitting protective goggles (e.g. closed goggles).

Skin and body protection:

Long sleeved clothing.

Accidental release measures:

One-way protective suit (dust-sealed).

Hygiene measures:

Remove contaminated or saturated clothing.

Provide adequate ventilation.

Avoid contact with skin and eyes.

No eating, drinking, smoking, or snuffing tobacco at work.

Wash face and/or hands before break and end of work.

Protective measures:

This substance is handled under Strictly Controlled Conditions in accordance with REACH Regulation Article 17(3) for on-site isolated intermediates.

Risk assessment and risk monitoring of all work places required.

Health, Safety and Emergency Management System recommended.

Written approval necessary in case of non-routine jobs, e.g. maintenance activities.

Regular safety training is a must.

All precautionary measures indicated have to be observed.

Environmental exposure controls:

see ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES.

Stability and reactivity

Possibility of hazardous reactions:

No dangerous reaction known under conditions of normal use.

No special precautions required.

Conditions to avoid:

No decomposition if used as directed.

Take precautionary measures against static discharges.

Avoid shock and friction.

Hazardous decomposition products:

No hazardous decomposition products known.

Disposal considerations

Product:

Strictly controlled conditions during disposal or treatment to air, wastewater and waste.

Disposal according to local authority regulations.

Bring used exhaust air filter for incineration.

Do not add wastewater to a biological wastewater treatment plant.

Uncleaned packaging:

Dispose of as unused product.