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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

Inhalation:If inhaled- Move to fresh air.- If not breathing, give artificial respiration.- If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.- In case of bluish discoloration (lips, ear lobes, fingernails), give oxygen as quickly as possible.- If symptoms persist, call a physician.Skin contact:In case of skin contact- Wash off with soap and water.- Remove contaminated clothing and shoes.- Wash contaminated clothing before re-use.- Get medical attention if irritation develops and persists.Eye contact:In case of eye contact- Rinse thoroughly with plenty of water, also under the eyelids.- If eye irritation persists, consult a specialist.Ingestion:If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting.Consult a physician if necessary.

Fire-fighting measures

Flammable propertiesFlash point:> 200 °CLower explosion limit:Remarks: no data availableUpper explosion limit:Remarks: no data availableProtective equipment and precautions for firefightersSuitable extinguishing media:- Carbon dioxide (CO2)- Dry powder- Foam- Alcohol-resistant foam- Water mistUnsuitable extinguishing media:- WaterHazardous decomposition products:Type: Hazardous decomposition products Carbon oxidesFurther information:In the event of fire, cool tanks with water spray.Special protective equipment for fire-fighters:- In the event of fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus.- Use personal protective equipment.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions:- Use personal protective equipment.- Ensure adequate ventilation.Environmental precautions:- Should not be released into the environment.- Do not contaminate water.- Do not flush into surface water or sanitary sewer system.Methods for containment / Methods for cleaning up:- Contain spillage, soak up with non-combustible absorbent material, (e.g. sand, earth, diatomaceous earth, vermiculite) and transfer to a container for disposal according to local / national regulations (see DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS).Additional advice:- Forms slippery/greasy layers with water.

Handling and storage

HandlingAdvice on safe handling:- Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.- Keep container closed when not in use.- Do not use pressure to empty drums.- Ensure all equipment is electrically grounded before beginning transfer operations.StorageRequirements for storage areas and containers:- Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.Other data: - Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Not dangerous goods
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

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Exposure controls / personal protection

Engineering measuresPersonal protective equipmentEye protection:- Safety glasses with side-shields- Tightly fitting safety gogglesHand protection:- Neoprene glovesSkin and body protection:- impervious clothingRespiratory protection:- Breathing apparatus needed only when aerosol or mist is formed.- In the case of vapour formation use a respirator with an approved filter.Hygiene measures:- Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing.- Provide adequate ventilation.- Do not breathe dust or spray mist.

Stability and reactivity

Conditions to avoid:- Heat.Materials to avoid:- Strong acids and strong basesHazardous decomposition products:Type: Hazardous decomposition products Carbon oxidesHazardous reactions:Type: polymerisation: Hazardous polymerisation does not occur.Note:- Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Disposal considerations

Further information:In accordance with local and national regulations.Contaminated packaging:Do not burn, or use a cutting torch on, the empty drum.