Registration Dossier

Administrative data

First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Inhalation: If inhaled, remove the patient to fresh air. If not
breathing, administer artificial respiration. Administer
oxygen when the patient is having difficulty with breathing.

If so, seek immediate medical attention.
Emergency measure - Eyes: If exposure to eyes has occured, flush copiously with water
for several minutes, if irritation develops, seek medical
attention.
Emergency measure - Skin: Skin contact is not expected to cause injury, but medical
attention should be sought if the patient feels unwell.
Contaminated skin should be washed with soap and water.
Emergency measure - Ingestion: If patient is fully conscious, give two glasses of water.
Induce vomiting. Obtain medical attention.

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Dry powder, CO2, foam

Product arising from burning: COx, SiOx, H2O

Product determined by test: N

Protective equipment: Fire fighters should wear protective clothing and
self-contained breathing apparatus.

Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: Collect for disposal. Absorb residue with inert absorbant.

Wear suitable protective clothing, including goggles and
dust mask or respirator, especially in dealing with large
spills. Ventilate enclosed areas.

Handling and storage

Handling: Use ventilation during handling. Wear safety glasses,
PVC-coated gloves and goggles. Otherwise the normal
precautions common to safe manufactering practice should be
followed during handling and storage.

Storage: Do not store with strong oxidising agents, amines or
alkalies. The substance reacts with water or moisture to
liberate ethanol.

Packaging of the substance and or preparation: 200 liter metal drums.

Transport information

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: None known.

Chemical reaction with water: The substance reacts with water or moisture to liberate
ethanol.

Dust explosion determined by test: N

Disposal considerations

Industry - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Recovery, not specified. [610]

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: Neutralisation, by water treatment. [633]

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

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Incinerate, high temperature - long burn (*) with flue gas
scrubbing.

(*) minimum temperature of 1200'C, at least 2 seconds'
residence time, excess oxygen.

[663]

Industry - Possibility of destruction - water purification: Removal, not specified. [640]

Industry - Possibility of destruction - other: None.

Public at large - Possibility of recovery/recycling: [610]

Public at large - Possibility of neutralisation: [633]

Public at large - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Not advised.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - incineration: [663]

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - water purification: [640]

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - others: None.