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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

Inhalation: In case of problems: Move injured person into fresh air and keep person calm under observation. If uncomfortable: Seek hospital and bring these instructions.
Skin contact: Remove contaminated clothes and rinse skin thoroughly with water. If irritation persists: Seek medical attention and bring along these instructions.
Eye contact: Do not rub eye. Immediately flush with plenty of water for up to 15 minutes. Remove any contact lenses and open eyelids widely. If irritation persists: Continue flushing during transport to hospital. Bring these instructions.
Ingestion: Immediately rinse mouth and drink plenty of water. Keep person under observation. If person becomes uncomfortable seek hospital and bring these instructions.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media: Use fire-extinguishing media appropriate for surrounding materials.
Specific hazards: During fire, gases hazardous to health may be formed. (HBr, NOx)
Protective equipment for fire-fighters: Selection of respiratory protection for fire fighting: follow the general fire precautions indicated in the workplace.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions: Avoid inhalation of dust and contact with skin and eyes. Use work methods which minimise dust production. Follow precautions for safe handling described in the safety data sheet.
Environmental precautions: Do not discharge into drains, water courses or onto the ground.
Methods for cleaning up: Collect spillage with shovel, broom or the like. Flush contaminated area with plenty of water.

Handling and storage

Safe handling advice:
Observe good chemical hygiene practices. Avoid inhalation of dust and contact with skin and eyes. Change contaminated clothing.
Technical measures: Use work methods which minimise dust production. Avoid spreading dust.
Technical precautions: Provide easy access to water supply and eye wash facilities
Technical measures for safe storage: No special precautions.
Storage conditions: Store in closed original container. Do not store near heat sources or expose to excessive temperatures.

Transport information

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Exposure controls / personal protection

Engineering measures: Provide adequate ventilation. Observe occupational exposure limits and
minimise the risk of inhalation of dust. An eye wash bottle must be available at
the work site.
Personal protection: Personal protection equipment should be chosen according to the CEN
standards and in discussion with the supplier of the personal protective
equipment.
Respiratory equipment: During dust-raising work: Use respiratory equipment with particle filter, type
P2. The use of filtering respirators should be limited to max. 3 hours per day.
Hand protection: Wear protective gloves. Nitrile gloves are recommended. Other types of gloves
can be recommended by the glove supplier.
Eye protection: Wear goggles/face shield.
Skin protection: Wear suitable protective clothing.
Hygiene measures: Wash hands after contact.
Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Environmental Exposure
Controls:
Not available.

Stability and reactivity

Reactivity: None known.
Chemical stability: Stable under the prescribed storage conditions.
Possibility of hazardous reactions: None known.
Conditions to avoid: Heating.
Incompatible materials: Strong oxidising substances.
Hazardous decomposition products: If heated to more than 200°C, the following substance(s) will be released: Alkyl
bromides. Amines.

Disposal considerations

Waste treatment methods:
Dispose of waste and residues in accordance with local authority requirements. Waste is classified as
hazardous waste.
Waste from residues: EWC-code: 07 05 07/07 06 07