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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

If inhaled: If symptoms persist, call a physician.
In case of skin contact: Take off contaminated clothing and shoes immediately. Wash off with soap and plenty of water.
In case of eye contact: Immediately flush eye(s) with plenty of water. If eye irritation persists, consult a specialist.
If swallowed: If symptoms persist, call a physician.

Fire-fighting measures

Suitable extinguishing media: Use extinguishing measures that are appropriate to local circumstances and the surrounding environment.
Use water spray, alcohol-resistant foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.

Unsuitable extinguishing media: High volume water jet

Specific hazards during firefighting: Do not use a solid water stream as it may scatter and spread fire.
Do not allow run-off from fire fighting to enter drains or water courses.

Special protective equipment for firefighters: In the event of fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions: Use personal protective equipment.
Environmental precautions: Prevent product from entering drains.
Methods for cleaning up: Sweep up and shovel into suitable containers for disposal.

Handling and storage

Advice on safe handling: Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.

Advice on protection against fire and explosion: Normal measures for preventive fire protection.

Requirements for storage areas and containers: Store in original container.
Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

Advice on common storage: No special restrictions on storage with other products.

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

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Inland waterway transport (ADN(R))

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Not relevant as Not classified
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Not relevant as Not classified
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Not relevant as Not classified
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Not relevant as Not classified
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Not relevant as Not classified
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Not relevant as Not classified
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

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Not relevant as Not classified
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Not relevant as Not classified
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Not relevant as Not classified
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Control parameters

Component: nickel
CAS-No.: 7440-02-0
Value: TWA
Control parameters: 0.5 mg/m3
Update: 2005-04-06
Basis: GB EH40
Further information:
Sk: Can be absorbed through skin. The assigned substances are those for which there are concerns that dermal absorption will lead to systemic toxicity.
Where no specific short-term exposure limit is listed, a figure three times the long-term exposure should be used

Contains no substances with occupational exposure limit values.
DNEL:
End Use: Workers
Exposure routes: Skin contact, Inhalation
Potential health effects: Acute systemic effects
not applicable

DNEL:
End Use: Workers
Exposure routes: Skin contact, Inhalation
Potential health effects: Acute local effects
not applicable

DNEL:
End Use: Workers
Exposure routes: Skin contact
Potential health effects: Long-term systemic effects
Value: 10 mg/kg bw/day

DNEL:
End Use: Workers
Exposure routes: Inhalation
Potential health effects: Long-term systemic effects
Value: 17.632 mg/m3

DNEL:
End Use: Workers
Exposure routes: Skin contact, Inhalation
Potential health effects: Long-term local effects
not applicable

DNEL:
End Use: general public
Exposure routes: Skin contact, Inhalation, Ingestion
Potential health effects: Acute systemic effects
not applicable

DNEL:
End Use: general public
Exposure routes: Skin contact, Inhalation, Ingestion
Potential health effects: Acute local effects
not applicable

DNEL:
End Use: general public
Exposure routes: Skin contact
Potential health effects: Long-term systemic effects
Value: 5 mg/kg bw/day

DNEL:
End Use: general public
Exposure routes: Inhalation
Potential health effects: Long-term systemic effects
Value: 4.348 mg/m3

DNEL:
End Use: general public
Exposure routes: Ingestion
Potential health effects: Long-term systemic effects
Value: 2.5 mg/kg bw/day

DNEL:
End Use: general public
Exposure routes: Skin contact, Inhalation
Potential health effects: Long-term local effects
not applicable

PNEC:
Fresh water
no data available

PNEC:
Marine water
no data available

PNEC:
Water
Intermittent use/release, no data available

PNEC:
Fresh water sediment
no data available

PNEC:
Marine sediment
no data available

PNEC:
Soil
no data available

PNEC:
Sewage treatment plant
no data available

PNEC:
Oral
Secondary Poisoning, not applicable


Exposure controls
Personal protective equipment
Hand protection: For prolonged or repeated contact use protective gloves.
Eye protection: Safety glasses
Skin and body protection: Impervious clothing
Hygiene measures: Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.

Environmental exposure controls
General advice: Prevent product from entering drains.

Stability and reactivity

Hazardous reactions:
Note: Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Conditions to avoid: None known.
Materials to avoid: Strong oxidizing agents

Disposal considerations

Product: Dispose of product residue in accordance with the instructions of the person responsible for waste disposal.

Contaminated packaging: Empty remaining contents.