Registration Dossier

Administrative data

First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Inhalation: Remove patient from exposure, symptomatic treatment.
Emergency measure - Eyes: Rinse immediately with eyewash solution or water for at
least 10 minutes. Continue irrigation until medical
attention can be obtained.
Emergency measure - Skin: Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.

Wash skin immediately with plenty of soap and water.
Emergency measure - Ingestion: Seek medical attention.

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Water spray, foam, dry powder or carbon dioxide may be used.

Product arising from burning: Products of combustion may contain oxides of carbon and
nitrogen and some soot.

Product determined by test: N

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

Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: Wear suitable protective clothing (see 2.3.1). Adsorb
spillages onto sand, earth or any suitable adsorbent
material. Transfer to a suitable container and dispose of at
a licensed landfill in accordance with local regulations.
Wash the spillage area with water. Spillages or uncontrolled
discharges into water courses must be alerted to the
appropriate authorities (National Rivers Authority in UK).

Handling and storage

Handling: Use only in well ventilated areas. Avoid contact with skin
and eyes. Avoid inhalation of high concentrations of
vapour/mist. Avoid release to the environment. Gloves,
safety goggles and a respirator should be worn. Obtain
special instructions before use.

Storage: Store in tightly closed containers.

Packaging of the substance and or preparation: UN-approved 60 litre composite drums.

Transport information

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Air transport ICAO/IATA

Transport code: UN 2735
Transport: UN No.: 2735

UN Pack. Group: III

AIR ICAO/IATA Class -primary: 8

SEA IMDG Class -primary: 8

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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: If involved in a fire, the substance may emit noxious and
toxic fumes.

Chemical reaction with water: None reported.

Dust explosion determined by test: N

Disposal considerations

Industry - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Recovery for recycling is not economically feasible.

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: The substance is alkaline by nature and as such may be
effectively neutralised by the addition of weak hydrochloric
acid. (A631)

Industry - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: All the aqueous liquors arising from the manufacture of
Substance S44176 are isolated and sent for disposal by a
licensed contractor. (A650)

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Not recommended.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - water purification: Not recommended.

Public at large - Possibility of recovery/recycling: The substance will not enter the public domain.