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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

Inhalation:
If inhaled
- Move to fresh air.
- If not breathing, give artificial respiration.
- If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
- In case of bluish discoloration (lips, ear lobes, fingernails), give oxygen as quickly as possible.
- Get medical attention.

Skin contact:
In case of skin contact
- Wash off with soap and water.
- Remove contaminated clothing and shoes.
- Wash contaminated clothing before re-use.
- Get medical attention if irritation develops and persists.

Eye contact:
In case of eye contact
- Flush with plenty of water.
- If eye irritation persists, consult a specialist.

Ingestion:
- If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting.
- Consult a physician if necessary.




Fire-fighting measures

Flammable properties
Flash point: 274 °C
Method: Cleveland open cup ASTM D 92

Lower explosion limit: Remarks: no data available
Upper explosion limit: Remarks: no data available


Protective equipment and precautions for firefighters
Suitable extinguishing media:
- Carbon dioxide (CO2)
- Dry powder
- Foam
- Alcohol-resistant foam
- Water mist

Unsuitable extinguishing media: Water

Hazardous decomposition products:
Type: Hazardous combustion products Carbon oxides

Further information: In the event of fire, cool tanks with water spray.

Special protective equipment for fire-fighters:
- In the event of fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus.
- Use personal protective equipment.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions:
- Use personal protective equipment.

Environmental precautions:
- Do not contaminate water.
- Do not flush into surface water or sanitary sewer system.
- Discharge into the environment must be avoided.

Methods for containment / Methods for cleaning up:
- Contain spillage, soak up with non-combustible absorbent material, (e.g. sand, earth, diatomaceous earth, vermiculite) and transfer to a container for disposal according to local / national regulations (see disposal considerations).

Additional advice:
- Remove all sources of ignition.
- Clean contaminated surface thoroughly.
- Material can create slippery conditions.

Handling and storage

Personal precautions:
- Use personal protective equipment.

Environmental precautions:
- Do not contaminate water.
- Do not flush into surface water or sanitary sewer system.
- Discharge into the environment must be avoided.

Methods for containment / Methods for cleaning up:
- Contain spillage, soak up with non-combustible absorbent material, (e.g. sand, earth, diatomaceous earth, vermiculite) and transfer to a container for disposal according to local / national regulations (see disposal considerations).

Additional advice:
- Remove all sources of ignition.
- Clean contaminated surface thoroughly.
- Material can create slippery conditions.

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

UN number:
Not dangerous goods
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Inland waterway transport (UN RTDG/ADN(R))

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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

UN number:
Not dangerous goods
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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

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Exposure controls / personal protection

Engineering measures
Engineering measures:
- Use with adequate ventilation.
- Local ventilation is needed in the presence of airborne mists.
- Ensure that eyewash stations and safety showers are close to the workstation location.

Personal protective equipment
Eye protection:
- Safety glasses with side-shields
- Tightly fitting safety goggles

Hand protection:
- Neoprene gloves

Skin and body protection:
-impervious clothing

Respiratory protection:
- not required under normal use
- Breathing apparatus needed only when aerosol or mist is formed.
- When using this product at elevated temperatures, wear a respirator with a vapour filter.

Hygiene measures:
- Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing.
- Provide adequate ventilation.
- Do not breathe dust or spray mist.

Stability and reactivity

Conditions to avoid:
- Heat.
- High temperatures.

Materials to avoid:
- Strong acids and strong bases

Hazardous decomposition products:
Type: Hazardous combustion products Carbon oxides

Hazardous reactions:
- Hazardous polymerisation does not occur.
- Note: Stable under normal conditions.

Disposal considerations

Further information:
- Dispose of in accordance with the European Directives on waste and hazardous waste.

Contaminated packaging:
- Do not burn, or use a cutting torch on, the empty drum.