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First-aid measures

Most important symptoms and effects
Harmful if swallowed. Irritating to eyes and skin. Dust may be irritating to the respiratory tract and cause symptoms of
Description of first aid measures
In all cases of doubt, or when symptoms persist, seek medical attention.
Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Oxygen may additionally be given, by trained
personnel, if it is available. Get medical attention if symptoms occur.
Immediately flush skin with plenty of water. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Get medical attention if
irritation persists. Wash clothing before reuse. Thoroughly clean or destroy contaminated shoes.
Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water. If easy to do, contact lenses should be removed during the
flushing, by trained personnel. Hold the eyelids apart during the flushing to ensure rinsing the entire surface of
the eye and lids with water. Get medical attention if irritation persists.
Call a physician or a poison control center immediately. Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by
medical personnel. If vomiting occurs, the patient should lie on their left side while vomiting to reduce the risk of
aspiration. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious or convulsing person.
Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed
Persons with pre-existing skin, respiratory, and/or central nervous system disease may be at increased risk if exposed
to this material.
Condition of the patient should be carefully monitored. Aspiration of this product during induced emesis can result in
lung injury. If evacuation of stomach contents is considered necessary, use method least likely to cause aspiration,
such as gastric lavage after endotracheal intubation. Contact a Poison Control Center for additional treatment
information. Treat patient symptomatically.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media
Water, foam, sand, dry chemical powder, CO2.
Unsuitable extinguishing media
none known.
Hazardous decomposition / combustion products
CO2, Carbon monoxide.
Protective equipment
Firefighters must wear fire resistant protective equipment. Wear approved respirator and protective gloves.
Other information
Evacuate all non-essential personnel. Cool closed containers with water. Water used to extinguish a fire should not be
allowed to enter the drainage system or water courses. After a fire, ventilate thoroughly the area and soak with water,
clean the walls and metallic surfaces.
Fire and explosion hazard
dust explosion hazard. In case of fire and/or explosion do not breathe fumes.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions
Do not breathe dust. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. For personal protection see Section 8.
Methods and material for containment and cleaning up
Stop leakage if possible. Sweep up and put it into a container for disposal. Avoid dust generation. Flush surroundings
with large amounts of water.
Other information
Evacuate personnel to safe area.

Handling and storage

Precautions for safe handling
When using do not eat, drink or smoke. Do not breathe dust. Handle in well ventilated areas. Avoid contact with skin
and eyes. Avoid Incompatible materials (See Section 10).
Fire and explosion prevention
Avoid dust generation. Dust explosion possible in the presence of air. Use non-sparking tools in area's where
explosive dust air mixtures may occur.
Conditions for safe storage
Store in accordance with local/national regulations. Keep away from food, drink and animal feedingstuffs.
Other information
Wash hands thoroughly after handling or contact. Keep working clothing separately and do not take them home.

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

UN number:
Not classified as dangerous for land transport.
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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

UN number:
Not classified as dangerous for sea transport.
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
Not classified as dangerous for sea transport.
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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

UN number:
Not classified as dangerous for air transport.
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Not classified as dangerous for air transport.
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Control parameters
Ensure good ventilation and local exhaustion of the working area.
Personal protection
Provide adequate ventilation. In case of insufficient ventilation wear suitable respiratory equipment (respirator
with filter P2).
Wear suitable protective gloves of neoprene or synthetic rubber.
Wear safety goggles.
Skin and body
Wear suitable protective clothing.
Other information
Emergency-shower and facilities for rinsing eyes must be accessible. Launder clothes before reuse.

Stability and reactivity

Conditions to avoid
No specific recommendations.
Chemical stability
Stable under recommended storage and handling conditions (see section 7).
Incompatible materials
Keep away from oxidising agents, strong acid and strong alkaline.
Possibility of hazardous reactions
Polymerization does not occur.
Hazardous decomposition products
Hazardous decomposition products; not determined.

Disposal considerations

Refer to manufacturer/supplier for information on recovery/recycling. Waste disposal in accordance with regulations
(most probably controlled incineration).
Contaminated packaging
According to local regulations. Emptied container might retain product residues. Follow all warnings even after the
container is emptied.
Other information
For further advice contact manufacturer.
Waste code number
Please refer to your specific industry in the European Waste Catalogue.