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First-aid measures

Description of first aid measures

- General information:
In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately.
Immediately remove any clothing soiled by the product.
Take affected persons out of danger area and lay down.
- After inhalation:
Supply fresh air.
Call a doctor immediately.
- After skin contact:
Immediately wash with water and soap and rinse thoroughly.
Call a doctor immediately.
- After eye contact: Rinse opened eye for several minutes under running water. Then consult a doctor.
- After swallowing:
Rinse out mouth and then drink plenty of water.
Induce vomiting and call for medical help.

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed No further relevant information available.

Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed: No further relevant information available.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media:
Suitable extinguishing agents: CO2, powder or water spray. Fight larger fires with water spray or alcohol resistant foam.

Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture:
In case of fire, the following can be released: Hydrogen chloride (HCl), Chlorine

Advice for firefighters:
Protective equipment: Wear self-contained respiratory protective device. Wear fully protective suit.
Additional information: Collect contaminated fire fighting water separately. It must not enter the sewage system. Prevent any seepage into the ground.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures:
Wear protective equipment. Keep unprotected persons away.
Avoid contact with the eyes and skin.
Avoid formation of dust.

Environmental precautions:
Do not allow to enter sewers/ surface or ground water.
Do not allow to penetrate the ground/soil.

Methods and material for containment and cleaning up:
Prevent formation of dust.
Send for recovery or disposal in suitable receptacles.
Dispose contaminated material as waste according to item 13.

Reference to other sections:
See Section 7 for information on safe handling.
See Section 8 for information on personal protection equipment.
See Section 13 for disposal information.

Handling and storage

Precautions for safe handling:
Wear protective equipment. Keep unprotected persons away.
Enclosure or extractor facilities are required.
Ensure good ventilation/exhaustion at the workplace.
Prevent formation of dust.

Information about fire - and explosion protection:
In case of fire, the following can be released: see chapter 5

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities
Storage:
Requirements to be met by storerooms and receptacles: Corrosive action on metals. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed receptacles.
Information about storage in one common storage facility: Store away from foodstuffs. Store away from flammable substances.
Further information about storage conditions: Store under lock and key and with access restricted to technical experts or their assistants only.

Specific end use(s): No further relevant information available.

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
UN2923
Proper shipping name and description:
2923 CORROSIVE SOLID, TOXIC, N.O.S. (Potassium hexachloroplat inate( IV) ) , ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS
Chemical name:
Dipotassium hexachloroplatinate
Class:
8 Corrosive substances.
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
8+6.1
(GHS 04: Corrosive, GHS 06: Acute toxicity (severe), GHS 09: Environmental Toxicity)
Remarks:
Environmental hazards: Environmentally hazardous substance, solid
Special marking (ADR): Symbol (fish and tree)
Special precautions for user Warning: Corrosive substances.
Danger code (Kemler): 86
Limited quantities (LQ) 5 kg
Transport category 3
Tunnel restriction code E
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
UN2923
Proper shipping name and description:
CORROSIVE SOLID, TOXIC, N.O.S. (Potassium hexachloroplatinate(IV)), MARINE POLLUTANT
Chemical name:
Dipotassium hexachloroplatinate
Class:
8 Corrosive substances.
Packaging group:
III
EmS code:
F-A,S-B
Labels:
8+6.1
(GHS 04: Corrosive, GHS 06: Acute toxicity (severe), GHS 09: Environmental Toxicity)
Marine pollutant
Remarks
Marine pollutant: Symbol (fish and tree)
Special precautions for user Warning: Corrosive substances.
Danger code (Kemler): 86

Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
UN2923
Proper shipping name and description:
CORROSIVE SOLID, TOXIC, N.O.S. (Potassium hexachloroplatinate(IV))
Chemical name:
Dipotassium hexachloroplatinate
Class:
8 Corrosive substances.
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
8+6.1
(GHS 04: Corrosive, GHS 06: Acute toxicity (severe))
Remarks
Environmental hazards: Environmentally hazardous substance, solid
Special precautions for user Warning: Corrosive substances.
Danger code (Kemler): 86

Additional transport information

Additional transport information
Transport in bulk according to Annex II of MARPOL73/78 and the IBC Code: Not applicable.
UN "Model Regulation": UN2923, CORROSIVE SOLID, TOXIC, N.O.S. (Potassium hexachloroplat inate( IV) ) , ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS, 8 (6.1), III

Exposure controls / personal protection

Additional information about design of technical facilities: No further data; see item 7.

Control parameters
Ingredients with limit values that require monitoring at the workplace: 16921-30-5 Potassium hexachloroplatinate(IV) (50-100%)
WEL Long-term value: 0.002 mg/cm^3, as Pt

Exposure controls
Personal protective equipment:
General protective and hygienic measures: Keep away from foodstuffs, beverages and feed. Immediately remove all soiled and contaminated clothing. Wash hands before breaks and at the end of work. Avoid contact with the eyes.
Respiratory protection: Use respiratory protective device against the effects of fumes/dust/aerosol. Filter P3
Protection of hands: Protective gloves.
Material of gloves: Butyl rubber, BR; Natural rubber, NR
Eye protection: Safety glasses
Body protection: Protective work clothing

Stability and reactivity

Reactivity
Chemical stability
Thermal decomposition / conditions to be avoided: No decomposition if used according to specifications.
Possibility of hazardous reactions No dangerous reactions known.
Conditions to avoid No further relevant information available.
Incompatible materials: Corrosive action on metals.
Hazardous decomposition products: Hydrogen chloride (HCl), Chlorine
Additional information: -

Disposal considerations

Waste treatment methods
Recommendation
Contact manufacturer for recycling information.
Disposal must be made according to official regulations.
Uncleaned packaging:
Recommendation: Disposal must be made according to official regulations.