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First-aid measures

Description of first aid measures
First-aid measures after inhalation: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing.
First-aid measures after skin contact: Wash skin with plenty of water.
First-aid measures after eye contact: Rinse eyes with water as a precaution.
First-aid measures after ingestion:Call a poison center or a doctor if you feel unwell.
Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed: No additional information available.
Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed: Treat symptomatically.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media. Suitable extinguishing media: Water spray. Dry powder. Foam. Carbon dioxide.
Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture. Hazardous decomposition products in case of fire: Toxic fumes may be released.
Advice for firefighters. Protection during firefighting: Do not attempt to take action without suitable protective equipment. Self-contained breathing apparatus. Complete protective clothing.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
For non-emergency personnel. Emergency procedures: Ventilate spillage area.
For emergency responders. Protective equipment: Do not attempt to take action without suitable protective equipment. For further information refer to section 8: "Exposure controls/personal protection".
Environmental precautions: Avoid release to the environment.
Methods and material for containment and cleaning up. Methods for cleaning up: Take up liquid spill into absorbent material; Other information: Dispose of materials or solid residues at an authorized site.

Handling and storage

Precautions for safe handling: Ensure good ventilation of the work station. Wear personal protective equipment.
Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities. Storage conditions: Keep only in the original container in a cool, well ventilated place. Store in a closed container. Keep cold.
Handling and storage: Handle the substance under strictly controlled conditions according to Article 18(4) of REACH Regulation. Rigorous containment should be achieved.

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

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Not regulated for transport.
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Not applicable.
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Inland waterway transport (ADN(R))

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Not regulated for transport.
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Not applicable.
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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Not regulated for transport.
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Not applicable.
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Not applicable.
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Not applicable.
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

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Not regulated for transport.
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Control parameters
ethanol, ethyl alcohol (64-17-5)
United Kingdom. Local name. Ethanol
United Kingdom. WEL TWA (mg/m³). 1920 mg/m³
United Kingdom.WEL TWA (ppm). 1000 ppm
Exposure controls. Appropriate engineering controls: Ensure good ventilation of the work station.
Hand protection: Impermeable protective nitrile gloves. EN 374-1:2003. EN 420
Eye protection: Chemical goggles or face shield. EN 166:2001
Skin and body protection:Wear suitable protective clothing
Respiratory protection: Where exposure through inhalation may occur from use, respiratory protection equipment is recommended. Filter AX (brown). EN 136:1998
Environmental exposure controls: Avoid release to the environment.
Exposure controls/personal protection: The substance is used under strictly controlled conditions during its whole lifecycle as described under Article 18 (4) and Section 2.1 of the Guidance for Intermediates. The substance should be rigorously contained by technical means during its whole lifecycle and procedural and control technologies should be in place in order to minimize emissions and any resulting exposure as described under Article 18(4). Personal protective equipment (PPE) should be used in cases of accidents and where waste is generated. The PPE may be also used as a good practice.

Stability and reactivity

Reactivity: The product is non-reactive under normal conditions of use, storage and transport.
Chemical stability: Stable under normal conditions.
Possibility of hazardous reactions: No dangerous reactions known under normal conditions of use.
Conditions to avoid: None under recommended storage and handling conditions (see section handling and storage)
Incompatible materials: No additional information available.
Hazardous decomposition products: Under normal conditions of storage and use, hazardous decomposition products should not be produced.

Disposal considerations

Waste treatment methods: dispose of contents/container in accordance with licensed collector´s sorting instructions.
Product/packaging disposal recommendations: dispose of this material and its container at hazardous or special waste collection point.