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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

Inhalation:
If inhaled, remove to fresh air.
If symptoms persist, call a physician.

Skin contact:
In case of skin contact, wash affected areas with soap and water.
Get medical attention if irritation develops.

Eye contact:
In case of contact, flush eyes with plenty of water.
Get medical attention if irritation develops or persists.

Ingestion:
Clean mouth with water and drink afterwards plenty of water.
Get medical attention.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media:
- Suitable extinguishing media: Special powder against metal fire, dry sand, dry sodium chloride
- Unsuitable extinguishing media: water, carbon dioxide (CO2)

Specific hazards during firefighting:
- Nitric oxide (NOx)

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

Further information: none known.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions:
Avoid formation and deposition of dust.
Use personal protective equipment.

Environmental precautions:
Collect wash water for approved disposal.
Keep from entering water or ground water.

Methods for cleaning up:
Use mechanical handling equipment.
Avoid dust formation.
Fill into labelled, sealable containers.

Handling and storage

Handling:
Avoid dust formation.
Ensure adequate ventilation and, if necessary, exhaust ventilation when handling or transferring the product.

Storage
Requirements for storage areas and containers: no special requirements.
Further information concerning storage conditions: keep container closed when not in use. Store in a dry place.
Note on storage: comply with the notes of VCI (German Chemical industry Association) on combined storage.
Storage category 13: Non-flammable solids

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
UN3077
Proper shipping name and description:
3077 ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE,
SOLID, N.O.S. (aluminium nitride)
Chemical name:
Aluminium nitride
Language:
English
Class:
9 Miscellaneous dangerous substances and articles.
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
9,
Special marking (ADR): Symbol (fish and tree)
Special Provisions:
Transport/Additional information:

Limited quantities (LQ) 5 kg
Excepted quantities (EQ) Code: E1
Maximum net quantity per inner packaging: 30 g
Maximum net quantity per outer packaging: 1000 g
Transport category 3
Remarks:
Special precautions for user Warning: Miscellaneous dangerous substances and articles.
Danger code (Kemler): 90
EMS Number: F-A,S-F
Stowage Category A
Stowage Code SW23 When transported in BK3 bulk container
Shippingopen allclose all
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
UN3077
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID,
N.O.S. (aluminium nitride), MARINE POLLUTANT
Chemical name:
Aluminium nitride
Class:
9 Miscellaneous dangerous substances and articles.
Packaging group:
III
EmS code:
F-A,S-F
Labels:
9
Special marking (IATA): Symbol (fish and tree)
Marine pollutant
Remarks
Special precautions for user Warning: Miscellaneous dangerous substances and articles.
Danger code (Kemler): 90
EMS Number: F-A,S-F
Stowage Category A
Stowage Code SW23 When transported in BK3 bulk container

Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
UN3077
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID,
N.O.S. (aluminium nitride)
Chemical name:
Aluminium nitride
Class:
9 Miscellaneous dangerous substances and articles.
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
9
Remarks
Special precautions for user Warning: Miscellaneous dangerous substances and articles.
Danger code (Kemler): 90
EMS Number: F-A,S-F
Stowage Category A
Stowage Code SW23 When transported in BK3 bulk container

Additional transport information

Additional transport information
ADR
Limited quantities (LQ) 5 kg
Excepted quantities (EQ) Code: E1
Maximum net quantity per inner packaging: 30 g
Maximum net quantity per outer packaging: 1000 g
Transport category 3
IMDG
Limited quantities (LQ) 5 kg
Excepted quantities (EQ) Code: E1
Maximum net quantity per inner packaging: 30 g
Maximum net quantity per outer packaging: 1000 g

Exposure controls / personal protection

Personal protective equipment
Eye protection: Safety glasses
Hand protection: Glove material: Butyl-rubber, Natural rubber, Nitrile rubber. The data about break through time/strength of material is not valid for undissolved solids/dust.
Respiratory protection: respiratory equipment with particle filter EN 143
Body Protection: Protective suit.

Stability and reactivity

Reactivity: no specific risk
Chemical stability: stable under normal conditions
Hazardous reactions: none knwon
Conditions to avoid: none known
Materials to avoid: slow hydrolysis upon contact with water with release of ammonia
Hazardous decomposition products: Formation of nitric oxids (NOx) during thermal decomposition.

Disposal considerations

Disposal should be carried out in accordance with the local, regional or national regulations.
No waste code according to the European Waste Catalogue can be assigned for this product, as the intended use dictates the assignment.