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First-aid measures

General advice:
First aider needs to protect himself.
Move out of dangerous area.
Take off all contaminated clothing immediately.
In the case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately.

If inhaled:
Remove to fresh air.
Keep patient warm and at rest.
Call a physician immediately.

In case of skin contact:
Wash off with polyethylene glycol and afterwards with plenty of water.
If symptoms persist, call a physician.

In case of eye contact:
Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes.
Call a physician immediately.

If swallowed:
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Call a physician immediately.
Immediately give large quantities of water to drink.


Fire-fighting measures

EXTINGUISHING MEDIA
Suitable extinguishing media:
Water spray
Dry powder
Carbon dioxide (CO2)
Foam

SPECIAL HAZARDS ARISING FROM THE SUBSTANCE OR MIXTURE
Specific hazards during firefighting:
In case of fire hazardous decomposition products may be produced such as:
Carbon monoxide
Carbon dioxide (CO2)

ADVICE FOR FIREFIGHTERS
Special protective equipment for firefighters:
Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective suit.
Further information:
Fire residues and contaminated fire extinguishing water must be disposed of in accordance with local regulations.
In the event of fire and/or explosion do not breathe fumes.
Please observe escape and rescue routes.
Use extinguishing measures that are appropriate to local circumstances and the surrounding environment.

Accidental release measures

PERSONAL PRECAUTIONS, PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT AND EMERGENCY PROCEDURES
Personal precautions:
Use personal protective equipment.
Evacuate personnel to safe areas.
The danger areas must be delimited and identified using relevant warning and safety signs.
Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing.

ENVIRONMENTAL PRECAUTIONS
Environmental precautions:
Should not be released into the environment.
Do not let product enter drains.
Do not allow contact with soil, surface or ground water.

METHODS AND MATERIAL FOR CONTAINMENT AND CLEANING UP
Methods for cleaning up:
Clean-up methods - small spillage
Soak up with inert absorbent material (e.g. sand, silica gel, acid binder, universal binder, sawdust).
Keep in suitable, closed containers for disposal.
Containers in which spilt substance has been collected must be adequately labelled
Clean-up methods - large spillage
Dam up.
Large spills should be collected mechanically (remove by pumping) for disposal.
Clean contaminated floors and objects thoroughly while observing environmental regulations.

Handling and storage

PRECAUTIONS OF SAFE HANDLING
Advice on safe handling:
Use product only in closed system.
Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.
Ensure that eyewash stations and safety showers are close to the workstation location.
Avoid contact of the substance.

Advice on protection against fire and explosion:
Normal measures for preventive fire protection.

Hygiene measures:
When using do not eat, drink or smoke.
Keep away from food and drink.
Wash hands and face before breaks and immediately after handling the product.
Contaminated work clothing should not be allowed out of the workplace.
Follow the skin protection plan.

CONDITIONS FOR SAFE STORAGE, INCLUDING ANY INCOMPATIBILITIES
Requirements for storage areas and containers:
Keep only in the original container

Further information on storage conditions:
Keep container tightly closed.

Advice on common storage:
Do not store or transport together with foodstuffs

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

UN number:
3082
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, LIQUID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
2-ethylhexyl hydrogen maleate
Language:
English
Labels:
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Inland waterway transport (UN RTDG/ADN(R))

UN number:
3082
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, LIQUID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
2-ethylhexyl hydrogen maleate
Language:
English
Labels:
9
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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

UN number:
3082
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, LIQUID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
2-ethylhexyl hydrogen maleate
Labels:
9
Marine pollutant
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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

UN number:
3082
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, LIQUID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
2-ethylhexyl hydrogen maleate
Labels:
9
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Exposure controls / personal protection

ENGINEERING MEASURES:
Provide sufficient air exchange and/or exhaust in work rooms.

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT:
Eye protection:
Depending on the risk, wear sufficient eye protection (safety glasses with side protection or goggles, and if necessary, face shield.)

Hand protection:
Choose gloves to protect hands against chemicals depending on the concentration and quantity of the hazardous substance and specific to place of work.
The selected protective gloves have to satisfy the specifications of EU Directive 89/686/EEC and the standard EN 374 derived from it.
Take note of the information given by the producer concerning permeability and break through times, and of special workplace conditions (mechanical strain, duration of contact).

Suitable:
Short-term exposure
butyl-rubber

Gloves must be inspected prior to use.
Gloves should be discarded and replaced if there is any indication of degradation or chemical breakthrough.
Gloves must be rinsed thoroughly after use.

Skin and body protection:
Choose body protection in relation to its type, to the concentration and amount of dangerous substances, and to the specific work-place.

Respiratory protection:
Use respirator when performing operations involving potential exposure to vapour of the product.
ABEK-filter
Short term only

Protective measures
Do not inhale vapours
Avoid contact with eyes and skin

Stability and reactivity

REACTIVITY:
No dangerous reaction known under conditions of normal use.

CHEMICAL STABILITY:
No decomposition if stored and applied as directed.

POSSIBILITY OF HAZARDOUS REACTIONS:
Hazardous reactions: When handled and stored appropriately no dangerous reactions are known

CONDITIONS TO AVOID:
Heat, flames and sparks.

INCOMPATIBLE MATERIALS:
Materials to avoid: Strong oxidizing agents

HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS:
No decomposition if stored and applied as directed.



Disposal considerations

WASTE TREATMENT METHODS:
Product:
If recycling is not practicable, dispose of in compliance with local regulations.
Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant.

Contaminated packaging:
Packaging that cannot be cleaned should be disposed of as product waste
Empty containers should be taken to an approved waste handling site for recycling or disposal.
Dispose of in accordance with local regulations.