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First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Inhalation: Remove patient to fresh air, seek emergency medical
Emergency measure - Eyes: Rinse immediately with clean water for 20 - 30 minutes. Seek
medical attention.
Emergency measure - Skin: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash affected area thoroughly
with mild soap and water. If irritation develops, seek
medical attention.
Emergency measure - Ingestion: Seek medical attention.

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Water, carbon dioxide, foam, alcohol resistant or dry
chemical may be used.

Product arising from burning: Products of combustion may contain oxides of carbon.

Product determined by test: N

Protective equipment: Full personal protective clothing and a self-contained
breathing apparatus must be worn.

Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: Isolate spillage. Ensure affected area is well ventilated
and extinguish all sources of ignition. Full personal
protective clothing (see 2.3.1) and a personal respirator
should be worn. Take up spill with suitable material eg
sand, and transfer to suitably labelled containers. Dispose
of in accordance with local regulations. Avoid spillage into
sewage system or open water.

Handling and storage

Handling: The usual precautions for the handling of organic chemicals
should be observed. The substance should be handled in a
well ventilated area. Gloves, goggles and full personal
protective equipment should be worn.

Storage: Store in tightly closed, properly vented containers away
from heat, open flame and strong oxidising agents. Use only
non-sparking tools. Flammable/combustible residue remains
after emptying. Store in properly lined steel/stainless
steel to avoid slight discoloration from mild steel/copper.
Some plastics/rubbers are attacked by glycol ethers/ether
esters. This product will absorb water if exposed to the

Packaging of the substance and or preparation: 55 litre phenolic-lined steel drums

Transport information

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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

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Transport: No special precautions
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: None reported.

Chemical reaction with water: No reaction known to occur.

Dust explosion: None

Dust explosion determined by test: N

Disposal considerations

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

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: None known

Industry - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Not recommended.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Recommeded method at a suitable facility. (A660)

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

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