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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

•       Contact with skin: Wash with plenty of water and soap.

•       Contact with eyes: Wash immediately with water for at least 10 minutes.

•       Swallowing: Induce vomiting. SEEK A MEDICAL EXAMINATION IMMEDIATELY and present the safety-data sheet. A suspension of activated charcoal in water, or liquid paraffin may be administered.

•       Inhalation: Ventilate the premises. The patient is to be removed immediately from the contaminated premises and made to rest in a well ventilated area. Should the patient feel unwell, OBTAIN MEDICAL ATTENTION.

Fire-fighting measures

•       Recommended extinguishers: Water, CO2, Foam, Chemical powders, according to the materials involved in the fire.

•       Extinguishers not to be used: None in particular.

•       Risks arising from combustion: Avoid inhaling the fumes.

•       Protective equipment: Use protection for the respiratory tract.

Accidental release measures

•       Measures for personal safety: Use gloves and protective clothing. In the event of particulates aerosols use respiratory protection.

•       Environmental measures: Keep away from drains, surface- and ground-water and soil. Limit leakages with earth or sand. If the product has escaped into a water course, into the drainage system, or has contaminated the ground or vegetation, notify the competent authorities.

•       Cleaning methods: Remove the waste materials with a suitable device (for instance a suction pump) and dispose. After the product has been recovered, rinse the area and materials involved with water.

Handling and storage

•       Handling precautions: Wear suitable gloves, glasses and face protection. Avoid contact and inhalation of the vapours/powders.  Do not eat or drink while working.

•       Incompatible materials: None in particular.

•       Storage conditions: Always keep the containers tightly closed.

•       Instructions as regards storage premises: Adequately ventilated premises.

Transport information

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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

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Additional transport information

Additional information
Special provisions / remarks / other:
• Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.

Exposure controls / personal protection

•       Precautionary measures: Give adequate ventilation to the premises where the product is stored and/or handled.

•       Respiratory protection: Use suitable respiratory protection.

•       Protection for hands: Not needed for normal use.

•       Eye protection: Not needed for normal use.

•       Protection for skin: No special precaution must be adopted for normal use.

Stability and reactivity

•       Conditions to avoid: Stable under normal conditions.

•       Substances to avoid: None in particular.

•       Hazardous decomposition products: None.

Disposal considerations

•       Recover if possible. In so doing, comply with the local and national regulations currently in force.