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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

First Aid Measures

Description of first aid measures
Skin
Wash with plenty of soap and water. If skin irritation occurs, get medical attention. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before re-use.

Eyes
Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a poison center or doctor.

Inhaled
Remove exposed person to fresh air if adverse effects are observed.

Swallowed
Treat symptomatically. Get medical attention. Call a poison center or doctor if exposed or you feel unwell.

Advice for first-aid providers
When providing first aid always protect yourself against exposure to chemicals or blood born diseases by wearing gloves, masks and eye protection. After providing first aid wash your exposed skin with soap and water.

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed
See section 11.

Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed
Note to physician: Treat symptomatically.

Fire-fighting measures

Fire Fighting Measures

Extinguishing Media
CO2, dry chemical, or foam. Water can be used to cool and protect exposed material.

Special hazards arising from substance or mixture
Material will not burn. Container may rupture on heating. See section 10 for additional information.

Advice for firefighters
Recommend wearing self-contained breathing apparatus. Water may cause splattering.

Accidental release measures

Accidental Release Measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
Personal protective equipment must be worn. Ventilate area if spilled in a confined space or other poorly ventilated area.

Environmental precautions
Take precautions to avoid release to the environment. Prevent from entering into soil, ditches, sewers, waterways and/or groundwater.

Methods and material for containment and cleaning up
Pick up free liquid for recycle and/or disposal. Residual liquid can be absorbed on inert material.

Reference to other sections
See sections “Exposure Controls/Personal Protection” and “Disposal Considerations” for additional information

Handling and storage

Handling and Storage

Precautions for safe handling
Use with adequate ventilation. Keep containers closed when not in use. Do not discharge into drains or the environment, dispose to an authorized waste collection point. Use appropriate containment to avoid environmental contamination. When handling, do not eat, drink, or smoke Wash thoroughly after handling. Empty container contains product residue which may exhibit hazards of product. Dispose of packaging or containers in accordance with local, regional, national and international regulations.

Pumping Temperature
Not determined.

Maximum Handling Temperature
70 °C, 158 °F

Maximum Loading Temperature
Not determined.

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilites
Take precautions to avoid release to the environment. Odorous and toxic fumes may form from the decomposition of this product if stored at temperatures in excess of 113 deg F (45 deg C) for extended periods of time or if heat sources in excess of 250 deg F (121 deg C) are used. Store separately from incompatible materials. Keep container closed when not in use. Store in accordance with local, regional, national and international regulations. See section “Stability and Reactivity” for incompatible materials.

Maximum Storage Temperature
45 °C, 113 °F

Specific end use(s)
End uses are listed in an attached exposure scenario when one is required.

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Exposure controls / personal protection

Exposure Controls/Personal Protection

Control parameters
None known.

Other Exposure Limits
Contains mineral oil. Under conditions which may generate mists, observe the OSHA PEL of 5 mg per cubic meter, ACGIH TWA of 5 mg per cubic meter.

Exposure controls
The use of closed systems is strongly recommended for the handling and transfer of undiluted material.

Eye/face protection
Chemical goggles or faceshield.

Skin protection
Neoprene.
Gloves, coveralls, apron, boots as necessary to minimize contact Wear either a chemical protective suit or apron when potential for contact with material exists.
Do not wear rings, watches or similar apparel that could entrap the material and cause a skin reaction.

Respiratory Protection
Under normal use conditions, respirator is not usually required. Use disposable dust/mist mask if the recommended exposure limit is exceeded.

Hygiene Measures
Wash thoroughly after handling this product. Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.

Environmental exposure controls
See section “Accidental Release Measures” for details.

Stability and reactivity

Stability and Reactivity

Reactivity
Carefully review all information provided in sections 10.2 - 10.6.

Chemical stability
Material can become unstable at elevated temperatures and pressures.

Possibility of hazardous reactions
Will not occur.

Conditions to avoid
Not determined.

Incompatible materials
Acids. Strong oxidizing agents.

Hazardous decomposition products
Smoke, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, aldehydes and other products of incomplete combustion. Hydrogen sulfide and alkyl mercaptans and sulfides may also be released. Under combustion conditions, oxides of the following elements will be formed: phosphorus, sulfur, zinc.

Disposal considerations

All disposal practices must be in accordance with local, regional, national and international regulations. Do not dispose in landfill.
Dispose of packaging or containers in accordance with local, regional, national and international regulations.