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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

Eyes: Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get
medical aid.
Skin: Get medical aid. Flush skin with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated
clothing and shoes.
Ingestion: Get medical aid. Wash mouth out with water.
Inhalation: Remove from exposure and move to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If
breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid.
Notes to Physician: Treat symptomatically and supportively.

Fire-fighting measures

General
Information:
As in any fire, wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved
or equivalent), and full protective gear. Strong oxidizer. Contact with other material may cause fire.
Extinguishing
Media: Use water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide, or chemical foam.

Accidental release measures

General
Information: Use proper personal protective equipment as indicated in Section 8.
Spills/Leaks: Vacuum or sweep up material and place into a suitable disposal container. Do not let this chemical enter
the environment.

Handling and storage

Handling: Avoid breathing dust, vapor, mist, or gas. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid ingestion and inhalation.
Storage: Do not store near combustible materials. Store in a cool, dry place. Store in a tightly closed container.

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
1477
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Class:
5.1
Packaging group:
II
Labels:
nitrates, inorganic, n.o.s.
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Inland waterway transport (ADN(R))

UN number:
1477
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Class:
5.1
Packaging group:
II
Labels:
nitrates, inorganic, n.o.s.
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
1477
Class:
5.1
Packaging group:
II
Labels:
nitrates, inorganic, n.o.s.
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
1477
Proper shipping name and description:
nitrates, inorganic, n.o.s.
Class:
5.1
Packaging group:
II
Labels:
nitrates, inorganic, n.o.s.
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Engineering Controls:
Facilities storing or utilizing this material should be equipped with an eyewash facility and a safety shower.
Use adequate ventilation to keep airborne concentrations low.
Exposure
Limits
CAS# 10035-06-0:
Personal Protective Equipment
Eyes: Wear chemical splash goggles.
Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure.
Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.
Respirators:
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29 CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Use a
NIOSH/MSHA or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator if exposure limits are exceeded or if
irritation or other symptoms are experienced.

Stability and reactivity

Chemical Stability: Stable under normal temperatures and pressures. Hygroscopic: absorbs moisture or
water from the air.
Conditions to Avoid: Incompatible materials, light, combustible materials, exposure to moist air or water.
Incompatibilities with Other
Materials Reducing agents, strong acids, active metals, sulfur.
Hazardous Decomposition
Products Nitrogen oxides, bismuth oxide.
Hazardous Polymerization Has not been reported.

Disposal considerations

Dispose of in a manner consistent with federal, state, and local regulations.