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First-aid measures

Description of first aid measures:
General advice : Take the victim out of the contaminated area. Remove contaminated clothing immediately and dispose of safely.
If inhaled : Move to fresh air. Make the victim blow his nose. Seek medical advice.
In case of skin contact : Rinse immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Seek medical advice.
In case of eye contact : Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Seek medical advice.
If swallowed : Do not induce vomiting. Make the victim rinse his mouth with water. Seek medical advice.

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed
Symptoms : Irritations.
Allergic reactions

Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed
Treatment : No data available Treat symptomatically.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media:
Suitable extinguishing media : Carbonic snow (or dry ice).
Dry powder.
Unsuitable extinguishing media : Water

Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture:
In case of fire, the product may emit toxic and/or irritating fumes.
Supposed thermal decomposition/oxidation:
Carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide
Nitrogen oxides (NOx)
Hydrogen chloride (HCl)
Possible:
Hydrogen cyanide (HCN)

Advice for firefighters:
Special protective equipment : Use self-contained breathing apparatus.
Further information : Avoid discharging extinguishing water in the environment. Use extinguishing measures that are appropriate to local circumstances and the surrounding environment.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures:
Particle full face respirator or powered air purifying respirator. Suitable gloves. Dedicated work clothes.

Environmental precautions:
Avoid any spreading of the product. Protect sewage.

Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up:
General advice : Avoid dust formation. Sweep and shovel the solid product into a container
specially adapted for its recovery or destroying (avoiding dust formation).
Close and label thoroughly.
Cleaning of contaminated zone : After cleaning up the product, rinse the polluted area with water.
Elimination of recovered materials : Deliver to the Environmental service of the factory or to any specialized and approved disposal company.

Reference to other sections:
Additional advice:
Evacuation of area and intervention of special services recommended.

Handling and storage

Precautions for safe handling:
Advice on safe handling (industrial scale): Local ventilation and emission point dust extraction. Enclosed transfer recommended.
Take precautionary measures against electrostatic loading. Earth vessels and
equipment well.

Advice on safe handling (laboratory scale): Handling in a hood.

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities:
Requirements for storage rooms and vessels: Keep in a well-ventilated place.
Advice on common storage : Keep away from strong acids. Do not store with alkalies Do not store together with oxidizing agents. Keep away from reducing agents
Further information on storage conditions: Keep in a well closed container, away from moisture and light. Handle and open container with care.
Storage temperature : Keep at ambient temperature.
Advised packaging material : No data available
Sensitivity
Humidity : Sensitive to moisture.

Transport information

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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
3439
Proper shipping name and description:
NITRILES, TOXIC, SOLID, N.O.S. (Dichlorodicyanoquinone)
Chemical name:
Dichlorodicyanoquinone
Class:
6.1
Packaging group:
III
EmS code:
F-A S-A
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
3439
Proper shipping name and description:
NITRILES, TOXIC, SOLID, N.O.S. (Dichlorodicyanoquinone)
Chemical name:
Dichlorodicyanoquinone
Class:
6.1
Packaging group:
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Industrial workplace
Respiratory protection : Particle full face mask or powered-air purifying respirator.
Hand protection : Suitable gloves.
Glove material : Nitrile rubber
Layer thickness : 0,11 mm
Break through time: > 480 min
Eye/face protection : See respiratory protection.
Body Protection : Dedicated working clothes recommended.
Hygiene measures : Wash hands.

Laboratory
Respiratory protection : Handling in a hood.
Hand protection : Suitable gloves.
Eye/face protection : Safety glasses.
Body Protection : Working clothes.
Hygiene measures : Wash hands.

Stability and reactivity

Safety remarks : Dust may be explosive (no data available).
Reactivity : No data available
Chemical stability : No data available
Possibility of hazardous reactions : No data available
Conditions to avoid : Avoid strong heating.
Exposure to light.
Exposure to moisture
Incompatible materials : Water.
Strong oxidizing agents.
Strong bases
Acids
Reducing agents
Hazardous decomposition products : Decomposes in contact with water.
Hydrogen chloride (HCl)
Hydrogen cyanide (HCN)

Disposal considerations

Waste treatment methods:
Product : Deliver to the Environmental service of the factory or to any specialized and approved disposal service.
Uncleaned packaging : Deliver to the Environmental service of the factory or to any specialized and approved disposal service.