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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

General advice :
Move out of dangerous area.
Consult a physician.
Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance.
Treat symptomatically.
Get medical attention if symptoms occur.

If inhaled :
If inhaled, remove to fresh air.
Get medical attention if symptoms occur.

In case of skin contact :
Immediate medical treatment is necessary as untreated wounds from corrosion of the skin heal slowly and with difficulty.
If on skin, rinse well with water.
If on clothes, remove clothes.

In case of eye contact :
Small amounts splashed into eyes can cause irreversible tissue damage and blindness.
In the case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
Continue rinsing eyes during transport to hospital.
Remove contact lenses.
Keep eye wide open while rinsing.
If eye irritation persists, consult a specialist.

If swallowed :
Clean mouth with water and drink afterwards plenty of water.
Keep respiratory tract clear.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
If symptoms persist, call a physician.
Take victim immediately to hospital.

Fire-fighting measures

Suitable extinguishing media : Alcohol-resistant foam
Carbon dioxide (CO2)
Dry chemical

Unsuitable extinguishing media :
High volume water jet

Specific hazards during firefighting :
Do not allow run-off from fire fighting to enter drains or water courses.

Special protective equipment for firefighters :
Wear self-contained breathing apparatus for firefighting if necessary.

Specific extinguishing methods :
No data is available on the product itself.

Further information :
Collect contaminated fire extinguishing water separately. This must not be discharged into drains. Fire residues and contaminated fire extinguishing water must be disposed of in accordance with local regulations. For safety reasons in case of fire, cans should be stored separately in closed containments.Use a water spray to cool fully closed containers.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions :
Use personal protective equipment.
Remove all sources of ignition.
Evacuate personnel to safe areas.
Beware of vapours accumulating to form explosive concentrations. Vapours can accumulate in low areas.

Environmental precautions :
Prevent product from entering drains.
Prevent further leakage or spillage if safe to do so.
If the product contaminates rivers and lakes or drains inform respective authorities.

Methods for cleaning up :
Contain spillage, and then collect with non-combustible absorbent material, (e.g. sand, earth, diatomaceous earth, vermiculite) and place in container for disposal according to local / national regulations.

Handling and storage

Advice on safe handling :
Avoid formation of aerosol.
Do not breathe vapours/dust.
Avoid exposure - obtain special instructions before use.
Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
Smoking, eating and drinking should be prohibited in the application area.
Take precautionary measures against static discharges.
Provide sufficient air exchange and/or exhaust in work rooms.
Open drum carefully as content may be under pressure.
To avoid spills during handling keep bottle on a metal tray.
Dispose of rinse water in accordance with local and national regulations.
Persons susceptible to skin sensitisation problems or asthma, allergies, chronic or recurrent respiratory disease should not be employed in any process in which this mixture is being used.

Advice on protection against fire and explosion :
Do not spray on a naked flame or any incandescent material.
Take necessary action to avoid static electricity discharge (which might cause ignition of organic vapours). Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition.

Hygiene measures :
When using do not eat or drink. When using do not smoke.
Wash hands before breaks and at the end of workday.

Requirements for storage areas and containers :
No smoking. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and wellventilated place. Containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage. Observe label precautions. Keep in properly labelled containers.

Further information on storage stability :
Stable under normal conditions.

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
UN2734

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Class:
8 (3)
Classification code:
CF1
Packaging group:
I
Labels:
8+3
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
UN2734
Proper shipping name and description:
Amines, liquid, corrosive, flammable, n.o.s.
Chemical name:
3-Methoxypropylamine
Class:
8 (3)
Packaging group:
I
EmS code:
F-E, S-C
Labels:
8+3
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
UN2734
Proper shipping name and description:
Amines, liquid, corrosive, flammable, n.o.s.
Chemical name:
3-Methoxypropylamine
Class:
8 (3)
Packaging group:
I
Labels:
8+3
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Disposal considerations