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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

First-aid measuresGeneral information:First aider: pay attention to self- protection! After inhalation: In case of dust inhalation remove person to ventilated area and keep calm. In case of ongoing discomfort consult a physicianAfter skin contact: In case of large exposures wash with soap and water.After eye contact. If particles comes into contact with eyes treatment for mechanical irritation or injury may be required; flush thoroughly with water, in case of ongoing discomfort consult a physician After swallowing: Wash mouth with water Notes to physician: none

Fire-fighting measures

Fire-fighting measuresNot flammable. Suitable extinguishing agents:Use extinguishing agents appropriate for surrounding materials. For safety reasons unsuitable extinguishing agents: NoneSpecial hazards caused by the substance, its products of combustion or resulting gases: None.Protective equipment: Fire fighters should wear approved personal protective equipment for the surrounding fired material

Accidental release measures

Person- related safety precautions: See protection measures listed in section Exposure controls/personal protection.Environmental protection measures: Avoid dispersal of spilled material and runoff. Avoid creating dusty conditions and prevent wind dispersal. Collect material for recycling if possible.Measures for cleaning: Use vacuum cleaner if possible.

Handling and storage

Handling: Ensure good ventilation / local exhaust at the workplace in the case of operations generating dust. Avoid creating dusty conditions. Avoid inhalation and skin and eye contactWear appropriate personal protective equipment. Storage: Requirements to be met by storerooms and receptacles: Store in dry ventilated area. Additional hints: none

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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Air transport ICAO/IATA

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Exposure controls / personal protection

EXPOSURE LIMITSOccupational exposure limits (air):Germany10*/3** mg/m³ (*inhalable dust; ** respirable dust)Great Britain10*/4** mg/m³ (*inhalable dust; ** respirable dust)United StatesOSHA 15 mg/m³ (total dust); 5 mg/m³ TWA (respirable fraction)EXPOSURE CONTROLSEnsure good ventilation / local exhaust at the workplace in the case of operations generating dust. Avoid work practises which generate dust. Avoid inhalation and skin and eye contactPERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENTRespiratory equipment: not required under recommended conditions of use. In case dust is generated, use personal protective equipment, dust filter P2 or if fine particles P3.Use protective goggles and gloves when handling the substance and appropriate work clothes ENVIRONMENTAL EXPOSURE CONTROLAvoid creating dusty conditions and prevent wind dispersal

Stability and reactivity

Stability and reactivityStable under normal conditions of use, storage, and transportConditions to be avoided: NoneMaterials to be avoided: noneDangerous decomposition products: none

Disposal considerations

Disposal / Waste (Product): Dispose of wastes and residues in accordance with local waste regulationsPackaging: Not relevant