Registration Dossier

Administrative data

First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Inhalation: (No comments provided in Belgium c.a. summary.)
Emergency measure - Eyes: [UK c.a: Wash with water]
Emergency measure - Skin: [UK c.a: Wash with soap and water]
Emergency measure - Ingestion: [UK c.a: Seek medical attention]

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Combustion products may contain carbon and nitrogen oxides
together with soot. In case of fire, the same measures as
for an oil fire are recommended: extinguish with carbon
dioxide, foam or powder.

Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: The substance solidifies at room temperature and may be
removed as such for disposal. In the liquid state the
spillage should be collected using a suitable adsorber (eg
silica).

Handling and storage

Handling: Industrial use: Avoid contact with eyes and skin. General
public: No special precautions for detergents containing
the substance.

Storage: No special precautions.

Transport information

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Air transport ICAO/IATA

Remarks
Transport: No special precautions.
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: None reported

Disposal considerations

Industry - Possibility of recovery/recycling: The possibility of recovery depends on the nature of the
impurities. Water soluble impurities can be extracted with
water.

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: The substance has no known hazardous effects requiring
neutralisation.

Industry - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: The substance may be disposed of at a landfill site.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Large quantities for disposal should be incinerated in a
suitable facility. Stack-gas purification should be used.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - water purification: The normal processes of a water-treatment plant are not
adversely affected by the substance. The substance is
biodegradable and will be retained in a water-treatment
plant.

Public at large - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Recovery from detergent preparations is not possible.

Public at large - Possibility of neutralisation: The substance has no known hazardous effects requiring
neutralisation.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Discharge to public sewers is possible.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Not applicable.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - water purification: The normal processes of a water-treatment plant are not
adversely affected by the substance. The substance is
biodegradable and will be retained in a water-treatment
plant.