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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

Description of first aid measures
After contact with skin - Promptly flush contaminated skin with water immediately. Promptly remove clothing if soaked through and flush the skin with water. Continue to rinse for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately.

After contact with eyes - Assure adequate flushing of the eyes with copious amounts of water and obtain medical attention.

After ingestion - If swallowed, wash out mouth with water and obtain medical attention.

Inhalation - Remove from source of exposure to fresh air and obtain medical attention. For breathing difficulties oxygen may be necessary.

Equipment at work place - Eye and skin washing facilities

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed
Symptoms - No symptoms known currently.
Hazards - Corrosivity, Serious Eye Damage.

Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed
Treat symptomatically.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media
Suitable extinguishing media - Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder or appropriate foam
Extinguishing media that must not be used for safety reasons - Unknown

Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture
The substance is combustible and may burn if involved in a fire evolving toxic fumes (oxides of Carbon & Nitrogen)

Advice for firefighters
Special protective equipment for firefighting - Use self-contained breathing apparatus. Wear full protective suit

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
For non fire-fighters- Avoid any contact with the skin and eyes. If a large quantity has been spilt, evacuate all personnel and only allow intervention by trained operators equipped with safety apparatus.
For fire-fighters - Wear self-contained breathing apparatus, rubber boots, heavy rubber gloves and eye protection.

Environmental precautions
Do not allow entry to drains, water courses or soil.

Methods and material for containment and cleaning up
Observe relevant legislation for disposal as a hazardous waste. Absorb on sand or vermiculite & place in closed containers for disposal, ensure containers are labelled and marked for disposal as hazardous waste at an approved site.

Handling and storage

Precautions for safe handling
Provide appropriate exhaust ventilation. Always wash hands after handling. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before re-using. Avoid eye and skin contact, ingestion and inhalation. Avoid prolonged or repeated exposure.

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities
Requirements for storage areas and containers - Store in the original, closed containers. Keep away from heat and open flame. Store at 2-8 °C.

No other specific storage requirements.

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
UN 3267
Proper shipping name and description:
Corrosive liquid, basic organic, n.o.s.
Language:
English
Class:
8
Packaging group:
II
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
UN 3267
Proper shipping name and description:
Corrosive liquid, basic organic, n.o.s.
Class:
8
Packaging group:
II
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
UN 3267
Proper shipping name and description:
Corrosive liquid, basic organic, n.o.s.
Class:
8
Packaging group:
II
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Control parameters
Exposure limit values: Exposure limit values are not available.
DNEL/DMEL values: DNEL/DMEL values are not available.
PNEC values: PNEC values are not available.

Exposure controls
General protective measures - Avoid contact with eyes and skin. Safety shower and eye bath must be in work area. Use only in a chemical fume hood.

Hygiene measures - Wash thoroughly after handling. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

Hand protection - Use suitable protective gloves that are resistant to this material in accordance with standard EN374.

Personal protective equipment - Wear appropriate government approved respirator, chemical-resistant gloves, safety goggles, other protective clothing.

Stability and reactivity

Chemical stability - Stable in air
Possibility of hazardous reactions - When handled and stored appropriately no dangerous reactions are known
Conditions to avoid - Avoid strong oxidizing agents and strong acids
Incompatible materials - Not known
Hazardous decomposition products - Carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide Nitrous oxides (NOx)

Disposal considerations

Waste treatment methods- Do not pour into drains or waterways.

Product - Observe relevant legislation. Dispose of as Hazardous Waste. May be burned in a chemical incinerator equipped with an after burner and scrubber.
Empty container - Observe relevant legislation. Dispose of as Hazardous Waste.