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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

General Measures - Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. If you feel unwell, seek medical advice (show the label where possible).

Inhalation - Remove to fresh air, keep the patient warm and at rest. If breathing is difficult, trained personnel should give oxygen. If symptoms persist, obtain medical attention.

Skin contact - Immediately remove contaminated clothing or footwear. Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.

Eye contact - In case of eye contact, immediately rinse with clean water for 10-15 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Retract eyelids often. Obtain immediate medical attention.

Ingestion - Do NOT induce vomiting. Rinse mouth. Give 100 - 200 ml of water to drink. Do not give an unconscious person anything to drink. Obtain immediate medical attention.

Fire-fighting measures

Suitable extinguishing media: Water spray. Dry powder. Foam. Carbon dioxide.
Unsuitable extinguishing media: None known

Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture:

Fire hazard: Not flammable. Thermal decomposition can lead to release of irritating and toxic gases and vapors
Hazardous decomposition products in case of fire: Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases. Chlorine. Nitrogen oxides. Carbon monoxide.

Advice for firefighters: Fire fighters should wear complete protective clothing including self-contained breathing apparatus.Use water spray or fog for cooling exposed containers. Exercise caution when fighting any chemical fire. Do not allow run-off from fire fighting to enter drains or water courses. Fire residues and contaminated fire extinguishing water must be disposed of in accordance with local regulations.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures

For non-emergency personnel : Evacuate unnecessary personnel. Ensure adequate ventilation.
For emergency responders: Wear suitable protective clothing and eye or face protection, Ensure adequate ventilation. Avoid inhalation of vapours. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.

Environmental precautions: Avoid release to the environment. Prevent entry to sewers and public waters. Notify authorities if liquid enters sewers or public waters.

Methods for cleaning up : Dike far ahead of liquid spill for later disposal. Absorb with earth, sand or other non-combustible material and transfer to containers for later disposal.

Handling and storage

Precautions for safe handling: Product only to be handled by trained personnel. Avoid inhalation of vapours. Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing. Wear suitable protective clothing, gloves and eye or face protection.
Hygiene measures: Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wash hands and other exposed areas with mild soap and water before eating, drinking or smoking and when leaving work. Contaminated work clothing should not be allowed out of the workplace.

Storage conditions: Store in original container. Store tightly closed in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place. In order to ensure safe transportation, make certain that stacks are of the correct height, containers are securely fastened so as not to fall off, and labelled according to the regulations.
Incompatible materials: Alkalis.
Storage temperature: -10 - 50 °C
Packaging materials: Polyethylene. Polypropylene. Polyvinylchloride (PVC).

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
Not classified as dangrous goods under ADR/RID
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
Not classified as dangrous goods under IMDG
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

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Not classified as dangerous goods under ICAO/IATA
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Exposure controls: Ensure suitable local exhaust ventillation at the work place and with operaitional machinery

Personal protective equipment: Avoid all unnecessary exposure

Hand protection: Protective gloves. Standard EN 374 - Protective gloves against chemicals. Gloves should be removed and replaced if there are any signs of degradation or breakthrough. Nitrile rubber/chloroprene rubber; Material thickness: 0.65 mm (DIN EN 374). Nitrile rubber. Material thickness: 0.2 mm (DIN EN 374).

Eye protection: Chemical goggles or face shield. Standard EN 166 - Personal eye-protection.

Skin and body protection: Long sleeved protective clothing. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.

Respiratory protection: Not required for normal conditions of use. In case of insufficient ventilation, wear suitable respiratory equipment. Wear a respirator conforming to EN140 with Type A filter or better.

Stability and reactivity

Reactivity: Stable under normal conditions
Chemical Stability: Stable under normal conditions
Possibility of hazardous reactions: None known
Conditions to avoid: Alkalis
Hazardous decomposition products: Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases. Chlorine. Nitrogen oxides. Carbon monoxide. Hydrogen chloride. Chloracetone. Chloromethane. Hydrocyanic acid

Disposal considerations

Waste treatment methods: Dispose of this material and its container at hazardous or special waste collection point.
Waste disposal recommendations: Dispose in a safe manner in accordance with local/national regulations. Can be incinerated, when in compliance with local regulations.
Additional information: Do not reuse empty containers. Empty containers should be taken for recycling, recovery or waste in accordance with local regulation.