Registration Dossier

Administrative data

First-aid measures

Description of first aid measures:
- General advice : Move out of dangerous area. Remove contaminated clothing immediately and dispose of safely.
- If inhaled : Move to fresh air. Make the victim blow his nose. Seek medical advice immediately.
- In case of skin contact : Rinse immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Seek medical advice immediately.
- In case of eye contact : Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Seek medical advice immediately.
- If swallowed : Do not induce vomiting. Call emergency medical care. In case of acute poisoning, lie the victim in half upright position. Put the victim under medical supervision. Keep the victim warm.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media:
- Suitable extinguishing media : Carbon dioxide. Dry powder. Foam.
- Extinguishing media that must not be used for safety reasons: Strong water jet.

Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture:
- In case of fire, the product may emit toxic and/or irritating fumes.
- Supposed thermal decomposition/oxidation:
Carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide
Hydrogen chloride (HCl)

Advice for firefighters:
- Special protective equipment for firefighting: Use self-contained breathing apparatus. Wear full protective suit.
- Further information : Use extinguishing measures that are appropriate to local circumstances and the surrounding environment. Cool containers / tanks with water spray. Avoid rejection of extinguishing water in the environment.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures:
Insulating breathing apparatus and chemical suit.

Environmental precautions:
Avoid any spreading of product.

Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up:
- General advice : Take up with absorbent material (eg sand, kieselguhr, universal binder). Sweep and shovel the solid product in a container adapted for its recovery or destroying (avoiding dust formation). Close and label rigorously.
- Cleaning of contaminated zone : After taking up the product, rinse the polluted area with water.
- Elimination of recovered materials : Deliver to Environmental service of the factory or to any specialized and approved disposal service.
- Additional advice: Evacuation of area and intervention of special services.

Handling and storage

Precautions for safe handling:
- Advice on safe handling (industrial scale): Local ventilation and emission point dust extraction. Enclosed transfer strongly recommended. Work in a defined area with restricted access recommended. Take precautionary measures against electrostatic loading. Earth vessels and equipment well.
- Advice on safe handling (laboratory scale): Handling in a fume cupboard. Work in a defined area with restricted access recommended.

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities:
- Requirements for storage rooms and vessels: Keep in a cool, well-ventilated place.
- Advice on common storage : Do not store with strong oxidizing agents.
- Further information on storage conditions: Keep in a well closed container, away from moisture and light.
- Storage temperature : Keep away from heat.
- Packaging material advised : Brown glass.
- Sensitivity: No particular observation.

Transport information

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Exposure controls / personal protection

Personal protective equipment
(IMPORTANT: to be adapted following the workplace risk assessment.)

Workshop
- Respiratory protection : Air supplied hood.
- Hand protection : Doubled gloves recommended.
Glove material : Nitrile rubber
Layer thickness : 0,11 mm
Break through time: > 480 min
- Eye protection : See respiratory protection.
- Body Protection : Dedicated protective suit.
- Hygiene measures : Shower recommended.

Laboratory
- Respiratory protection : Handle in a fume cupboard.
- Hand protection : Suitable gloves.
- Eye protection : Safety glasses.
- Body Protection : Dedicated working clothes recommended.
- Hygiene measures : Wash hands.

Stability and reactivity

Stability and reactivity
Safety remarks : Dust may be explosive (no data available).

Incompatible materials : Strong oxidizing agents.

Hazardous decomposition products:
Supposed thermal decomposition/oxidation:
Carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide
Hydrogen chloride (HCl)

Disposal considerations

Product : Deliver to the Environmental service of the factory or to any specialized and approved disposal service.
Uncleaned packaging : Deliver to the Environmental service of the factory or to any specialized and approved disposal service. Make the container unusuable.