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Administrative data

First-aid measures

-Inhalation:
Move to fresh air. Keep patient warm and at rest. Call a physician or poison control center immediately.

-Skin contact:
Wash off thoroughly with plenty of soap and water, if available with polyethyleneglycol 400,
subsequently rinse with water.

-Eye contact:
Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes.
Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. Get
medical attention if irritation develops and persists.

-Ingestion:
Do NOT induce vomiting. Call a physician or poison control center immediately. Rinse mouth.

-Notes to Physician:
Treatment
Treat symptomatically.
Gastric lavage should be considered in cases of significant ingestions only within the first 2
hours. However, the application of activated charcoal and sodium sulphate is always advisable.

Fire-fighting measures

-Suitable Extinguishing Media:
Water spray
Carbon dioxide (CO2)
Foam
Sand

-Specific hazards during fire fighting:
In the event of fire the following may be released:
Carbon monoxide (CO)
Hydrogen chloride (HCl)

-Special protective equipment for fire-fighters:
In the event of fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus.

-Further information:
Contain the spread of the fire-fighting media.
Do not allow run-off from fire fighting to enter drains or water courses.

Accidental release measures

-Personal Precautions
Avoid contact with spilled product or contaminated surfaces.
Use personal protective equipment.

-Environmental Precautions:
Do not allow to get into surface water, drains and ground water.

-Methods for cleaning up:
Clean contaminated floors and objects thoroughly, observing environmental regulations.
Soak up with inert absorbent material (e.g. sand, silica gel, acid binder, universal binder).
Keep in suitable, closed containers for disposal.

Handling and storage

This substance is handled under Strictly Controlled Conditions in accordance with REACH regulation Article 17(3) for on-site isolated intermediates and, in case the substance is transported to other sites for further processing, the substance should be handled at these sites under the Strictly Controlled Conditions as specified in REACH regulation Article 18(4). Site documentation to support safe handling arrangements including the selection of engineering, administrative and personal protective equipment controls in accordance with risk-based management systems is available at each manufacturing site.

Handling

-Advice on safe handling:
Use only in area provided with appropriate exhaust ventilation.

-Advice on protection against fire and explosion:
Keep away from heat and sources of ignition.
Take measures to prevent the build up of electrostatic charge.
Vapours may form explosive mixture with air.
Vapours are heavier than air and may spread along floors.

Storage:

-Requirements for storage areas and containers:
Store in a place accessible by authorized persons only.
Keep containers tightly closed in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place.

-Advice on common storage:
Keep away from food, drink and animal feedingstuffs.

-Storage stability:
Storage temperature < 50 °C

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
2924
Proper shipping name and description:
FLAMMABLE LIQUID, CORROSIVE, N.O.S.
(2,4-DICHLOROPHENYLACETYLCHLORIDE)
Chemical name:
(2,4-dichlorophenyl)acetyl chloride
Class:
3
Classification code:
FC
Packaging group:
II
Labels:
3 (8)
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Inland waterway transport (ADN(R))

UN number:
2924
Proper shipping name and description:
FLAMMABLE LIQUID, CORROSIVE, N.O.S.
(2,4-DICHLOROPHENYLACETYLCHLORIDE)
Chemical name:
(2,4-dichlorophenyl)acetyl chloride
Language:
English
Class:
3
Classification code:
FC
Packaging group:
II
Labels:
3(8)
Remarksopen allclose all

Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
2924
Proper shipping name and description:
FLAMMABLE LIQUID, CORROSIVE, N.O.S.
(2,4-DICHLOROPHENYLACETYLCHLORIDE)
Chemical name:
(2,4-dichlorophenyl)acetyl chloride
Class:
3
Packaging group:
II
EmS code:
F-E , S-C
Labels:
3 (8)
Remarksopen allclose all

Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
2924
Proper shipping name and description:
FLAMMABLE LIQUID, CORROSIVE, N.O.S.
(2,4-DICHLOROPHENYLACETYLCHLORIDE)
Chemical name:
(2,4-dichlorophenyl)acetyl chloride
Class:
3
Packaging group:
II
Labels:
3 (8)
Remarksopen allclose all
SpecialProvisionsopen allclose all

Exposure controls / personal protection

This substance is handled under Strictly Controlled Conditions in accordance with REACH regulation Article 17(3) for on-site isolated intermediates and, in case the substance is transported to other sites for further processing, the substance should be handled at these sites under the Strictly Controlled Conditions as specified in REACH regulation Article 18(4). Site documentation to support safe handling arrangements including the selection of engineering, administrative and personal protective equipment controls in accordance with risk-based management systems is available at each manufacturing site.

Personal protective equipment:

-Respiratory Protection:
If product is handled while not enclosed, and if contact may occur:
Wear a compressed air respirator (continuous air supply) conforming to European norm EN270 or EN139 or equivalent or an organic gas
and vapour filter mask (protection factor 20) conforming to EN136 Type A filter or equivalent.
Respiratory protection should only be used to control residual risk of short duration activities, when all reasonably practicable steps have
been taken to reduce exposure at source e.g. containment and/or local extract ventilation. Always follow respirator manufacturer's
instructions regarding wearing and maintenance.

-Hand protection:
Wear CE Marked (or equivalent) nitrile rubber gloves (minimum thickness 0,40 mm). Wash when contaminated. Dispose of when
contaminated inside, when perforated or when contamination outside cannot be removed. Wash hands always before eating,
drinking, smoking or using the toilet.

-Eye protection:
Wear goggles conforming to EN166 (Field of Use 5) and faceshield conforming to EN166 (Field of Use 3).

-Skin and body protection:
Wear standard coverall and type 3 suit.
Wear two layers of clothing wherever possible. Polyester/cotton or cotton overalls should be worn under chemical protection suit and
should be professionally laundered frequently.

-Hygiene measures:
Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing.
Keep working clothes separately.
Wash hands immediately after work, if necessary take a shower.
Remove soiled clothing immediately and clean thoroughly before using again.
Garments that cannot be cleaned must be destroyed (burnt).
Wash hands before breaks and immediately after handling the product.

Stability and reactivity

Thermal decomposition: > 190 °C , Heating rate: 3 K/min
Measured in glass.
Hazardous Reactions: No hazardous reactions when stored and handled according to
prescribed instructions.

Disposal considerations

During the whole life cycle of the substance in accordance to art. 18(4) of (EC) 1907/2006 are undertaken.
The substance is handled under strictly controlled conditions.

No aqueous waste.
Solvents are recycled.
Waste air from the process is being burnt.
Mother liquors or solid waste is being burnt.