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First-aid measures

Description of first aid measures
General advice: Consult a physician.
If inhaled: If symptoms persist, call a physician.
In case of skin contact: Take off contaminated clothing and shoes immediately. Wash off with soap and plenty of water. If symptoms persist, call a physician.
In case of eye contact: Immediately flush eye(s) with plenty of water. If eye irritation persists, consult a specialist.
If swallowed: Do NOT induce vomiting. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Obtain medical attention.

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed
Symptoms: No information available.

Indication of immediate medical attention and special treatment needed
Treatment: No information available.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media
Suitable extinguishing media: Use extinguishing measures that are appropriate to local circumstances and the surrounding environment. Use water spray, alcohol-resistant foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.
Unsuitable extinguishing media: High volume water jet

Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture
Specific hazards during fire fighting: Do not use a solid water stream as it may scatter and spread fire. Do not allow run-off from fire fighting to enter drains or water courses.

Advice for firefighters
Special protective equipment for fire-fighters: In the event of fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus.
Further information: Collect contaminated fire extinguishing water separately. This must not be discharged into drains. Fire residues and contaminated fire extinguishing water must be disposed of in accordance with local regulations.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
Personal precautions: Use personal protective equipment. Avoid breathing dust. Ensure adequate ventilation.

Environmental precautions
Environmental precautions: Prevent product from entering drains.

Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up
Methods for cleaning up: Sweep up and shovel into suitable containers for disposal. Clean contaminated surface thoroughly. Pick up and arrange disposal without creating dust. Keep in suitable, closed containers for disposal.

Handling and storage

Precautions for safe handling
Advice on safe handling: Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Smoking, eating and drinking should be prohibited in the application area.
Advice on protection against fire and explosion: Normal measures for preventive fire protection.

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities
Requirements for storage areas and containers: Store in original container. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.
Advice on common storage: No special restrictions on storage with other products.

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
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Class:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Classification code:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Packaging group:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Labels:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
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Inland waterway transport (ADN(R))

UN number:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
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Class:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Classification code:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Packaging group:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Labels:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Proper shipping name and description:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Chemical name:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Class:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Packaging group:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Labels:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Proper shipping name and description:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Chemical name:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Class:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Packaging group:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
Labels:
Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of transport regulations.
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Control parameters
A) Components - Orthophosphoric acid
CAS-No. - 7664-38-2
Control parameter and value - TWA: 1 mg/m3
Update - 2000-06-16
Basis - 2000/39/EC

B) Components - Orthophosphoric acid
CAS-No. - 7664-38-2
Control parameter and value - Indicative STEL: 2 mg/m3
Update - 2000-06-16
Basis - 2000/39/EC

C) Components - Orthophosphoric acid
CAS-No. - 7664-38-2
Control parameter and value - Indicative STEL: 2 mg/m3 and TWA: 1 mg/m3
Update - 2005-04-06
Basis - GB EH40

Exposure controls
Personal protective equipment
Respiratory protection: In the case of dust or aerosol formation use respirator with an approved filter.
Hand protection: Polyvinyl alcohol or nitrile- butyl-rubber gloves. The selected protective gloves have to satisfy the specifications of EU Directive 89/686/EEC and the standard EN 374 derived from it. Before removing gloves clean them with soap and water.

Eye protection: Tightly fitting safety goggles
Skin and body protection: impervious clothing. Dust impervious protective suit. Choose body protection according to the amount and concentration of the dangerous substance at the work place.
Hygiene measures: Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. When using do not eat or drink. When using do not smoke.

Environmental exposure controls
General advice : Prevent product from entering drains.

Stability and reactivity

Reactivity
no data available

Chemical stability
no data available

Possibility of hazardous reactions
Hazardous reactions: No hazards to be specially mentioned.

Conditions to avoid
Conditions to avoid: None known.

Incompatible materials
Materials to avoid: Strong oxidizing agents

Hazardous decomposition products
Hazardous decomposition products: Oxides of phosphorus, Carbon oxides

Thermal decomposition:
Note: no data available

Disposal considerations

Waste treatment methods

Product: Dispose of product residue in accordance with the instructions of the person responsible for waste disposal. Dispose of as hazardous waste in compliance with local and national regulations.

Contaminated packaging: Empty remaining contents. Dispose of as unused product. Do not re-use empty containers.