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Administrative data

First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Inhalation: Remove patient to fresh air.
Emergency measure - Eyes: Rinse immediately with large volumes of water. Seek
immediate medical attention.
Emergency measure - Skin: Wash with soap and water. If signs of discomfort occur, seek
medical attention. Remove contaminated clothing and wash
thoroughly before re-use.
Emergency measure - Ingestion: Seek medical attention.

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Dry foam, powder, water spray or carbon dioxide may be used.

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

Product determined by test: N

Protective equipment: A self-contained breathing apparatus should be worn.

Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: Wear suitable protective clothing, see 2.3.1. Sweep/scrape
up spill and dispose of as chemical waste in accordance with
local regulations. Residues and minor spills may be washed
with water, avoiding run-off into water courses.

Handling and storage

Handling: Observe the usual precautions for handling organic
chemicals. Personal protective equipment such as rubber
gloves, eye/face protection and coveralls should be worn
when handling the substance. Ensure adequate ventilation. A
N10SH approved respirator should be worn when excess vapour
is likely.

Storage: Store in sealed containers under dry, ambient conditions.

Packaging of the substance and or preparation: Intended packaging of concentrated preparation for import is
in 25 kg - 200 kg low density polyethylene lined steel
drums.

Transport information

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Air transport 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: Avoid contact with strong oxidising and reducing agents. The
substance will be denatured on contact with anionic
substances and is unstable under alkaline conditions.

Chemical reaction with water: None reported.

Dust explosion: The substance exists as a waxy solid which cannot be ground
into powder.

Dust explosion determined by test: N

Disposal considerations

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

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: Quaternary ammonium compounds can be denatured with anionic
or alkaline materials. The products of such denaturing may
be more hazardous than the substance. (A632)

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

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Incinerate at a suitable facility with waste gas scrubbers
to remove oxides of nitrogen and sulfur. (A661)

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

Public at large - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Recovery is not feasible.

Public at large - Possibility of neutralisation: Not applicable at the level in consumer products.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Used containers containing the substance may be disposed of
at a domestic landfill site.

(B650)

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Used containers containing the substance may be disposed of
by incineration.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - water purification: The substance will enter the public domain as a component of
a preparation. Most of the waste will be discharged into
domestic waste water treatment plants.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - others: Dispose of as for domestic waste.