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Administrative data

First-aid measures

General advice:
Move out of dangerous area.
Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance.
If inhaled:
Move to fresh air.
If symptoms persist, call a physician.
In case of skin contact:
Take off contaminated clothing and shoes immediately.
Wash off with soap and plenty of water.
In case of eye contact:
Flush eyes with water as a precaution.
Remove contact lenses.
Protect unharmed eye.
Keep eye wide open while rinsing.
If eye irritation persists, consult a specialist.
If swallowed:
Clean mouth with water and drink afterwards plenty of water.
Do not give milk or alcoholic beverages.
Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
If symptoms persist, call a physician.
Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed
Symptoms:
No specific symptoms known.
Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed
Treatment:
Treat symptomatically.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media
Suitable extinguishing media:
Water
Foam

Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture
Specific hazards during firefighting:
None known.

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

Further information:
Consider dust explosion hazard.
Use water spray to cool unopened containers.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
Evacuate personnel to safe areas.
Use personal protective equipment.
Ensure adequate ventilation.
Avoid dust formation.
Remove all sources of ignition.

Environmental precautions
Prevent further leakage or spillage if safe to do so.
Prevent product from entering drains.

Methods and material for containment and cleaning up
Contain spillage, and then collect with an electrically protected vacuum cleaner or by wet-brushing and place in container for disposal according to local regulations.

Handling and storage

Precautions for safe handling
Advice on safe handling:
Container may be opened only under exhaust ventilation hood.
Do not smoke.
Advice on protection against fire and explosion:
Avoid dust formation. Provide appropriate exhaust ventilation at places where dust is formed. Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking. Keep away from combustible material. Take precautionary measures against static discharges.
Hygiene measures:
Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wash hands before breaks and at the end of work-day.
Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities
Requirements for storage areas and containers:
Keep under inert gas.
Protect against light.
No smoking.
Store in cool place.
Keep container tightly closed and dry.
Electrical installations / working materials must comply with the technological safety standards.
Recommended storage temperature:
0 - 15 °C

Transport information

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Exposure controls / personal protection

Personal protective equipment
Eye protection:
Safety glasses with side-shields
Hand protection:
Consider the hazard characteristics of this product and any special workplace conditions when selecting the appropriate type of protective gloves.
Glove material: for example nitrile rubber
Skin and body protection:
Choose body protection according to the amount and concen-tration of the dangerous substance at the work place.
Respiratory protection:
No personal respiratory protective equipment normally required.
In case of high dust concentration use a dust mask applicable to local conditions.

Stability and reactivity

Reactivity
Self-heating in large quantities; may catch fire.

Chemical stability
Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Possibility of hazardous reactions
Strongly exothermic reaction with air.
Dust may form explosive mixture in air.

Conditions to avoid
Exposure to air.
Exposure to light.
Temperature < 0 °C
Heat, flames and sparks.

Incompatible materials
Acids
Bases
Oxidizing agents
Oxygen

Hazardous decomposition products
Peroxides

Disposal considerations

Waste treatment methods
Product:
Do not contaminate ponds, waterways or ditches with chemi-cal or used container.
Do not dispose of waste into sewer.
Offer surplus and non-recyclable solutions to a licensed dis-posal company.
Contaminated packaging:
Do not burn, or use a cutting torch on, the empty drum.
Dispose of as unused product.
Do not re-use empty containers.