Registration Dossier

Administrative data

First-aid measures

Routes of exposure :
Inhalation, ingestion, and skin absorption.

Possible effects :
Effects of overexposure: Harmful by inhalation and if swallowed. Exposre to skin and eyes may cause skin irritation, red skin, itching, skin burn, eye irritation or damage.

Chronic effects: Danger of cumulative effects. Damage to kidneys, blood disorders and nervous system disturbances. May cause harm to the unborn child. Possible risk of impaired fertility.

General advice : In all cases of doubt, or when symptoms persist, seek medical attention.

Eye contact : Rinse immediately and as long as possible with plenty of water. Eyelids should be held away from the eyeball to ensure thorough rinsing. Consult a physician immediately.

Skin contact : Flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.

Inhalation : Remove from exposure, fresh air, rest, if breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Obtain medical attention immediately (show this Material Safety Data Sheet).

Ingestion : Only when conscious, rinse mouth, give plenty of water to drink (approx. 500 ml). DO NOT induce vomiting. Seek medical advice.

Fire-fighting measures

Special hazards : Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions

Protective equipment : Wear self-contained breathing apparatus, protective suit, suitable materials.

Extinguishing agents : Water, fire extinguishing powder, carbon dioxide or foam.

Non-suitable Extinguishing agents : None.

Hazardous decomposition or combustion products: Pb (vapour) , lead oxides , carbon dioxide (CO2) , carbon monoxide (CO)

Other information : Evacuate personnel to safe area.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions : Avoid inhalation of dusts. Use appropriate respiratory protection.

Environmental precautions : Avoid dust generation. Isolate spill area.

Methods for cleaning up : Shovel up. Collect as much as possible in a clean container for (preferable) reuse or disposal. Rinse remnant with plenty of water.

Handling and storage

Safe handling advice : Avoid inhalation of dusts. Avoid contact with eyes, skin or clothing. Wash hands and/or face before taking a break or leaving work. Never weigh out in the storage room. Avoid exposure to women especially during pregnancy and lactation.

Measures to prevent fire: Avoid dust generation. Take precautionary measures against static discharges.

Requirements for storage : Store at 15-25 °C Store tightly closed. Store under argon. Protect from light. Store in a dry place.

Other information : Do not eat, drink or smoke in application area. Keep working clothes separately and do not take them home.

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
1616
Proper shipping name and description:
LEAD ACETATE
Chemical name:
Lead (IV) acetate
Language:
English
Class:
6.1
Classification code:
T5
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
6.1
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
1616
Proper shipping name and description:
LEAD ACETATE
Chemical name:
Lead (IV) acetate
Class:
6.1
Packaging group:
III
EmS code:
6.1-0.4
Labels:
6.1
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
1616
Proper shipping name and description:
LEAD ACETATE
Chemical name:
Lead (IV) acetate
Class:
6.1
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Exposure controls

Technical measures : Avoid inhalation of dusts. Ensure good ventilation and local exhaust ventilation of the working area. If these measures are not sufficient, suitable respiratory protection must be worn.

Occupational exposure controls

Respiratory :
Open operation short-term (< 5 minutes): Airstreamhelmet (airline supplied)
Open operation long-term (< 1 hour): Supplied air respirator (hood fit type) or Supplied air respirator (suit type)
Eye : Wear safety goggles.
Hand : Nitrile rubber, Neoprene gloves. Breakthrough time: no data available.
Skin and body : Wear suitable protective clothing. special overalls, tight fitting at neck, ankles and wrists and head covered. Change daily. After handling bulk quantities, showering is recommended.

Environmental exposure controls: Avoid dust generation. Isolate spill area.

Stability and reactivity

Conditions to avoid: heat

Materials to avoid: reducing agents , strong acid , alcohols and moisture (in the air)

Hazardous decomposition products:

Thermal decomposition: Pb (vapour), lead oxides, carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide
Hydrolysis: lead dioxide, acetic acid

Stability: Stable under recommended storage and handling conditions.

Disposal considerations

Product
According to local regulations: to a licensed waste facility

Contaminated packaging
According to local regulations: to a licensed waste facility.

Other information
Non-contaminated containers can be treated like domestic garbage. According to local regulations.