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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

Skin contact: Wash immediately with plenty of soap and water.
Eye contact: Bathe the eye with running water for 15 minutes.
Ingestion: Wash out mouth with water. Do not induce vomiting. If conscious, give half a litre of water to drink immediately. Transfer to hospital as soon as possible.
Inhalation: Remove casualty from exposure ensuring one's own safety whilst doing so. Consult a doctor.

Symptoms and Effects
Skin contact: No symptoms.
Eye contact: There may be irritation and redness. There may be pain and redness.
Ingestion: There may be soreness and redness of the mouth and throat. There may be difficulty swallowing. Nausea and stomach pain may occur. There may be vomiting.
Inhalation: No symptoms.
Delayed / immediate effects: Immediate effects can be expected after short-term exposure.

Immediate / special treatment: Eye bathing equipment should be available on the premises.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media: Extinguish with carbon dioxide, dry chemical, foam or water spray. Use water spray to cool containers.
Exposure hazards: In combustion emits toxic fumes.
Advice for fire-fighters: Wear self-contained breathing apparatus. Wear protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions
For personal protection See EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Do not create dust. Mark out the contaminated area with signs and prevent access to unauthorised personnel. If outside do not approach from downwind.

Environmental precautions
Avoid discharge into drains or rivers.
Clean-up procedures: Transfer to a closable, labelled salvage container for disposal by an appropriate method.


Handling and storage

Handling requirements: Ensure there is sufficient ventilation of the area. Avoid the formation or spread of dust in the air. Avoid direct contact with the substance.
Storage conditions: Store in cool, well ventilated area. Keep container tightly closed.

Transport information

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Additional transport information

Additional transport information
The substance is not classified for transport.

Exposure controls / personal protection

1. Technical protection measures: Ensure there is sufficient ventilation of the area.

2. Organisational protection measures
3. Hand protection: Protective gloves.
4. Feet protection: Footwear should ensure complete coverage of feet.
5. Body protection: Protective clothing.
6. Eye protection: Safety glasses. Ensure eye bath is to hand.
7. Respiratory protection: Respiratory protective device with particle filter.


Stability and reactivity

Reactivity: Stable under recommended transport or storage conditions.
Chemical stability: Stable under normal conditions.
Hazardous reactions: Hazardous reactions will not occur under normal transport or storage conditions. Decomposition may occur on exposure to conditions or materials listed below.
Conditions to avoid: Temperatures above 140°C. Avoid dust formation.
Materials to avoid: Oxidising agents. Strong acids.
Haz. decomp. products: Decomposition products may include acidic and toxic gases.

Disposal considerations

Disposal operations: Transfer to a suitable container and arrange for collection by specialised disposal company.
Waste code number: 07 07 99
NB: The user's attention is drawn to the possible existence of regional or national regulations regarding
disposal.