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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Inhalation: Remove patient to fresh air. Symptomatic treatment.
Emergency measure - Eyes: Wash with water for at least 15 minutes and seek medical
attention.
Emergency measure - Skin: Wash affected area with copious quantities of water. If
irritation develops, seek medical attention.
Emergency measure - Ingestion: Seek medical attention.

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Water spray, foam, dry powder and carbon dioxide may be
used.

Product arising from burning: Products of combustion may contain oxides of carbon,
nitrogen, hydrogen cyanide and hydrogen bromide together
with some soot.

Product determined by test: N

Protective equipment: A self contained breathing apparatus should be worn.

Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: Wear full protective clothing (see 2.3.1).

For local spillages, sweep material carefully into a plastic
liner and contain within a plastic drum. Avoid dispersing
dust into the air. Dispose of in accordance with local
regulations. Flush contamination area with copious
quantities of water.

Handling and storage

Handling: Observe the usual precautions when handling organic
chemicals.

Protective gloves, paper suits, safety glasses (BS 2092) and
dust masks should be worn. Where dust generation cannot be
avoided, provide and use local exhaust ventilation.

Storage: Store in original tightly closed container in a dry, well
ventilated room.

Packaging of the substance and or preparation: 25 kg fibre-board drums, double lined with anti-static
polyethylene liners.

Transport information

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Air transport ICAO/IATA

Remarks
Transport code: Class 9, UN No. 3077
Transport: Environmentally hazardous substance, solid NDS
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: None reported.

Chemical reaction with water: None reported.

Dust explosion: Not applicable.

Dust explosion determined by test: N

Disposal considerations

Industry - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Recovery for recycling is not feasible.

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: None known.

Industry - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Not recommended.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Preferred method. Incinerate at a suitable facility fitted
with waste gas treatment to remove oxides of nitrogen and
bromine.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - water purification: Not permitted.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - other: None.

Public at large - Possibility of recovery/recycling: The substance will not enter the public domain.