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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. Obtain medical attention
Skin contact: Wash off immediately with soap nad plenty of water. If skin irritation persists, call a physician.
Eye contact: Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention.
Ingestion: If conscious, make the victim drink 1 or 2 glasses of water. Get medical attention immediately.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media: Use extinguishing measures that are appropriate to local circumstances and the surrounding environment.
Specific hazards during fire-fighting: Burning produces irritant fumes. Exposure to decomposition products may be a hazard to health.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions: Use personal protective equipment.
Environmental precautions: Should not be released into the environment. Do not flush into surface water or sanitary sewer system.
Methods for containment /Methods for cleaning up: Pick up and arrange disposal without creating dust. Shovel into suitable container for disposal.

Handling and storage

Handling procedures: Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Avoid creating dust. Avoid breathing dust. Take precautionary measures against static discharges.
Requirements for storage areas and containers: Keep containers tightly closed in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place. Protect from contamination

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
3077
Proper shipping name and description:
Environmentally hazardous substances, solid, n.o.s.: (2,4,6-tribromophenol)
Chemical name:
2,4,6-tribromophenol
Language:
English
Class:
9
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
9
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Inland waterway transport (ADN(R))

UN number:
3077
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
2,4,6-tribromophenol
Language:
English
Class:
9
Classification code:
M7
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
9
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
3077
Proper shipping name and description:
Environmentally hazardous substances, solid, n.o.s.: (2,4,6-tribromophenol)
Chemical name:
2,4,6-tribromophenol
Class:
9
Packaging group:
III
EmS code:
F-A, S-F
Labels:
9
Marine pollutant
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
3077
Proper shipping name and description:
Environmentally hazardous substances, solid, n.o.s.: (2,4,6-tribromophenol)
Chemical name:
2,4,6-tribromophenol
Class:
9
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
9
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Exposure guidelines: No national exposure limits known

Engineering measures - Personal protective equipment
Eye protection: Safety glasses with side-shields
Hand protection: Rubber or plastic gloves
Skin and body protection: impervious clothing
Respiratory protection: In the case of dust or aerosol formation use respirator with an approved filter. Respirator with a dust filter.

Stability and reactivity

Hazardous polymerisation: Hazardous polymerisation does not occur.
Materials to avoid: Strong alkalis can hydrolyse bromine

Disposal considerations

Disposal methods: In accordance with local and national regulations.