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First-aid measures

Description of first aid measures
General advice:
Seek medical advice in case of symptoms caused by eye or skin contact, inhalation or swallowing.
Remove contaminated or soaked clothing immediately and dispose of safely.
If inhaled:
Bring affected person outside and ensure that he/she is comfortable.
In case of massive exposure:
Early application of cortisone spray.
In case of skin contact:
Remove contaminated or saturated clothing.
Upon skin contact, wash with plenty of water and soap.
Continue decontamination with polyethylene glycol 400 after initial rinsing with water and then wash with water and soap.Description of first aid measures
In case of eye contact:
Rinse thoroughly with plenty of water, also under the eyelids.
If swallowed:
Clean mouth with water and drink afterwards plenty of water.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
4.2 Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed
None known.
4.3 Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed
Treatment:
Symptomatic treatment.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media
Suitable extinguishing media:
Water spray, foam, CO2, dry powder.
Unsuitable extinguishing media:
high volume water jet
5.2 Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture
Hazardous combustion products:
nitrous gases
Hydrocyanic acid (HCN)
hydrogen chloride (HCl)
Carbon oxides
Hydrocarbons
Ammonia
5.3 Advice for firefighters
Special protective equipment for firefighters:
In the case of fire, wear respiratory protective equipment independent of surrounding air and chemical protective suit.
Further information:
Cool container with jet of water spray from a safe distance

Accidental release measures

6.1 Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
Personal precautions:
Wear personal protective equipment; see section 8.
Ensure adequate ventilation.
Keep away from heat and sources of ignition.
6.2 Environmental precautions
Environmental precautions:
Product or extinguishing water with product must not be allowed to enter soil, sewers or natural bodies of water.
6.3 Methods and material for containment and cleaning up
Methods for cleaning up:
Sweep up and shovel.
Avoid dust formation.

Handling and storage

7.1 Precautions for safe handling
Advice on safe handling:
Avoid dust formation.
Provide sufficient ventilation and exhaust at the workplace.
Remove contaminated or saturated clothing.
Advice on protection against fire and explosion:
If dusts develop, explosive dust/air mixtures may form. Take precautionary measures against static charges, keep away from sources of ignition.
Hygiene measures:
Do not breathe vapours/dust. Avoid contact with skin, eyes, and clothing. Wash contact areas after handling. Take off clothing and shoes contaminated with product. Clean before reuse. Do not eat, drink or smoke during use. Keep away from food, drink and animal feedingstuffs.
7.2 Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities
Further information on storage conditions:
Keep containers tightly closed in a cool, well-ventilated place.
Advice on common storage:
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Packaging material:
Suitable material: polyethylene, polypropylene, Steel drum with polyethylene inliner, stainless steel
7.3 Specific end use(s)

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
UN 3077
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
2,6-dichlorobenzonitrile
Language:
English
Class:
9
Classification code:
M7
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
9
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Inland waterway transport (ADN(R))

UN number:
UN 3077
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
2,6-dichlorobenzonitrile
Language:
English
Class:
9
Classification code:
M7
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
9
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
UN 3077
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
2,6-dichlorobenzonitrile
Class:
9
Packaging group:
III
EmS code:
F-A, S-F
Labels:
9
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
UN 3077
Proper shipping name and description:
Environmentally hazardous substance, solid, n.o.s.
Chemical name:
2,6-dichlorobenzonitrile
Class:
9
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
Miscellaneous Dangerous Goods
Remarks
Packing instruction (cargo aircraft): 956
Packing instruction (LQ): Y956
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Exposure controls / personal protection

8.2 Exposure controls
Personal protective equipment
Eye protection:
Safety glasses
Hand protection
Material:Nitrile rubber, Recommendation: Dermatril 740
Break through time:480 min
Glove thickness:0,11 mm
Material:Chloroprene, Recommendation: Camapren 722
Break through time:480 min
Glove thickness:0,6 mm
Skin and body protection:
Long sleeved clothing
If intensive contact with the hazardous material cannot be avoided with certainty, order (depending on the hazard involved) additional protective measures for example chemical protective suit.
Respiratory protection:
Use suitable respiratory protection in the presence of dust.
Recommendation: Dust mask FFP3 or P3 particle filter

Stability and reactivity

10.1 Reactivity
See section 10.3
10.2 Chemical stability
No decomposition if stored and applied as directed.
10.3 Possibility of hazardous reactions
Hazardous reactions:None known.
10.4 Conditions to avoid
Conditions to avoid:
Avoid dust formation.
Keep away from heat and sources of ignition.
10.5 Incompatible materials
Materials to avoid:Strong oxidizing agents
10.6 Hazardous decomposition products
Hazardous decomposition products formed under fire conditions. see section 5

Disposal considerations

Waste treatment methods
Product:
Must be brought to an adequate waste treatment facility, in conformity with applicable waste disposal regulations.
Contaminated packaging:
Packaging, that can not be reused after cleaning must be disposed or recycled in accordance with all federal, national and local regulations.