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First-aid measures

- Eyes: Remove contact lenses if applicable. Rinse eyes with plenty of water and consult a specialist if required.

- Inhalation: Remove to fresh air and contact a physician if required.

- Ingestion: Clean mouth with water and drink plenty of water afterwards. Obtain medical attention if required. Do not induce vomiting unless directed to do so.

- Skin: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash skin with soap and water. Seek medical attention if required.

- General advise: After first aid, get appropriate medical attention.

Fire-fighting measures

- Extinguishing media: Substance is non-flammable.  Extinguishing methods depend upon hazards in vicinity.  Use water or dry extinguishing powders, sand, CO2 or other inert material as extinguishing media.  Do not use water if any water-reactive metal powders are nearby.

- Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture: No hazardous decomposition products are known.

- Advice for firefighters: Wear self contained breathing apparatus and full protective gear.  Avoid environmental contamination.

Accidental release measures

- Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures: Wear personal protective equipment (ie gloves, safety goggles, dust respirator) as specified in Section 8 of this SDS. Ensure adequate ventilation and avoid dust generation.

- Environmental precautions: Avoid release into the environment.

- Methods and material for containment and cleaning up: Use mechanical handling equipment.  Avoid dust formation. Fill into labelled, sealable containers.

Handling and storage

- Precautions for safe handling: Wear protective clothing. Ensure adequate ventilation, and if necessary, exhaust ventilation. Avoid dust formation and ensure limit values are complied with.

- Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities: Store in tightly closed containers in a dry place and comply with the directives governing water law.

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

- Chemical stability: Stable under normal ambient and anticipated storage and handling conditions of temperature and pressure.

- Reactivity: No hazardous reactions known.

- Possibility of hazardous reactions: None known

- Conditions to avoid: Avoid formation and accumulation of dust.

- Incompatible materials: None known

- Hazardous decomposition products: None known

Disposal considerations

- Waste treatment methods: Dispose in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.  Two options are recommended:

    1. Re-use

    2. Recycling or other recovery

Wastewater should be processed through a sewage treatment plant (STP) either on-site or off-site.