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First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Inhalation: Remove patient from exposure, keep warm and at rest. Obtain
medical attention if ill effects occur.
Emergency measure - Eyes: Immediately irrigate with eyewash solution or clean water,
holding the eyelids apart, for at least 15mins.
Emergency measure - Skin: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash skin with water.
Contaminated clothing should be laundered before re-issue.
Emergency measure - Ingestion: Seek immediate attention.

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Foam, carbon dioxide or dry powder

Product arising from burning: Products of combustion may contain oxides of carbon and

Product determined by test: N

Protective equipment: A self contained breathing apparatus and suitable protective
clothing should be worn.

Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: Ensure suitable personal protection (including respiratory
protection) during removal of spillages.

Absorb onto sand or earth and sweep up into container. Wash
spillage area clean.

Handling and storage

Handling: Use only in well ventilated areas

Avoid contact with skin and eyes

Avoid inhalation of high concentrations of vapours

Storage: Keep container tightly closed

Keep away from sources of ignition

Packaging of the substance and or preparation: Mild 200 litre steel drum containers and 1 tonne IBC.

Transport information

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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

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Special provisions / remarks
Transport code: UN 1993
Transport: FLAMMABLE LIQUID, N.O.S. (contains methyl isobutyl ketone)
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: None reported.

Chemical reaction with water: None reported.

Dust explosion: Not applicable.

Dust explosion determined by test: N

Disposal considerations

Industry - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Not applicable

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: Not possible

Industry - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Not applicable

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: This is the prefered method of destruction

Industry - Possibility of destruction - water purification: Not applicable

Public at large - Possibility of recovery/recycling: No applicable - this is a site limited intermediate