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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.
Skin contact: Wash with water. Remove all contaminated clothing and footwear. Use appropriate protective equipment when treating a contaminated person.
Eye contact: Rinse with running water whilst keeping the eyes wide open. (at least 15 minutes). If irritation persists, consult a doctor. Show this sheet.
Ingestion: Rinse mouth out with water. NEVER attempt to induce vomiting. Do not give anything to drink.
Protection of first-aiders: If a great quantity of dust is formed: respiratory protection with a particle filter, appropriate gloves, goggles. and protective clothing.
Further information: Use appropriate protective equipment when treating a contaminated person. Place contaminated clothing in a sealed bag for disposal.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media
- Suitable: Preferably use: Water. Foam.
- Not suitable: None. If there is a fire close by, use suitable extinguishing agents.
Specific hazards: Not combustible. Does not present any particular risk in the event of a fire.
Protection of fire-fighters: If a great quantity of dust is formed: respiratory protection with a particle filter, appropriate gloves, goggles.
and protective clothing. For further information, refer to chapter "Exposure controls/personal protection".
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Accidental release measures

Personal precautions:
Personal protective equipment: Safety spectacles or goggles, suitable protective clothing, appropriate gloves, respiratory protection device with a particle filter.
Environmental precautions: This product does not present any particular risk for the environment.
Methods for cleaning up:
- Recovery: Collect up the product and place it in a spare container suitably labelled.
Cleaning/Decontamination: Wash contaminated area with large amounts of water.
- Disposal: Dispose of materials or solid residues at an authorized site.

Handling and storage

HANDLING
Technical measures: Does not necessitate any specific/particular technical measures, other than those concerning the handling of powders.
Measures: Avoid the formation or spread of dust in the atmosphere regarding to the powder form.
Safe handling advice: Only use in well-ventilated areas.

STORAGE
Technical measures: Does not require any specific or particular technical measures.
Storage conditions
- Recommended: Stable under normal storage conditions.
Incompatible products: Acids, H2O2
Packaging: Product must only be kept in the supplier's packaging.
Packaging materials
- Recommended: Plastic materials (polyethylene).
- Not suitable: none, to our knowledge

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

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Inland waterway transport (ADN(R))

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Exposure controls / personal protection

Engineering measures: Ensure good ventilation of the work station.
Control parameters
Exposure limit values (Human Health)
- Occupational exposure limit values (France): Inhalable dust - VME: 10 mg/m3 and Respirable dust - VME: 5 mg/m3.
- ACGIH Threshold Limit Values (U.S.A./A.C.G.I.H.): TLV (TWA): 10 mg/m3. (total dust) and TLV (TWA): 3 mg/m3 . Respirable Particles
Personal protective equipment
- Respiratory protection: If dust is generated: Respiratory protective device with a particle filter.
- Hand protection: Appropriate gloves.
In case of mixture with other substances, request advice from your glove supplier.
Protective gloves must be chosen according to the function of the work station: other chemicals which may be handled, physical protection necessary (resistance to cutting, puncture, heat), dexterity required. Use suitable chemical-resistant protective gloves (compliant with Standard EN 374-1)
- Eye protection: Safety spectacles.
- Skin and body protection: Protective clothing.
Collective emergency equipment: Safety shower, eye fountain.
Hygiene measures: Wash as often as necessary.

Stability and reactivity

Stability: Stable under normal conditions of use.
Hazardous reactions
Conditions to avoid: No dangerous reactions known under normal conditions of use for the powder form.
Further information: When dissolving in acids, carry out with caution (consult us).

Disposal considerations

RESIDUES FROM PRODUCT
Destruction/Disposal: Dispose of materials or solid residues at a licensed site.

CONTAMINATED PACKAGING
Decontamination/cleaning: Clean with water.
Destruction/Disposal: Entrust the thoroughly decontaminated packaging to a licensed waste-contractor.

NOTE: The user's attention is drawn to the possible existence of local regulations regarding disposal.