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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Inhalation: Remove victim to fresh air. Seek medical attention.
Emergency measure - Eyes: Wash with gentle running water for at least 15 minutes. Seek
medical attention.
Emergency measure - Skin: Wash affected area with plenty of water. Seek medical
attention if irritation persists.
Emergency measure - Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Seek medical attention.

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Water spray, foam,dry powder are recommended.

Product arising from burning: Not determined

Product determined by test: N

Protective equipment: Fire fighters should wear full breathing apparatus.

Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: Avoid creation of dust. All clean-up workers should wear
protective clothing as in section 2.3.1. All spillages
should be swept up thoroughly into clean polyethylene
liners and placed in an appropriately labelled drum.The
area should be thoroughly washed with water.

Handling and storage

Handling: Local extraction is used to control dust at source.
Protective rubber gloves, (14 inch PVC gauntlets) paper
suits and an airhood (UK COSSH) are worn during handling.

Storage: Stored at room temperature in a cool dry well ventilated
area.

Packaging of the substance and or preparation: 60 litre fibre board drums, double lined with antistatic
polyethylene liner, closed with a lever closing ring.

Transport information

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Air transport ICAO/IATA

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Transport: No special precautions.
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: None known

Chemical reaction with water: None known

Dust explosion: No information available

Dust explosion determined by test: N

Disposal considerations

Industry - Possibility of recovery/recycling: The material is consumed during production. Recycling is
not possible. Spilled material may be re-used if deemed
posssible. Waste solvents are recovered and recycled.

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: Not applicable.

Industry - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Trace / small quantities are destroyed in an aerobic
wastewater treatment plant [Code 642].

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Still heads after solvent recovery are incinerated [662].
All material for incineration is exported to Scandinavian
countries.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - water purification: Trace / small quantities are destroyed in an aerobic
wastewater treatment plant [642].

Industry - Possibility of destruction - other: No other recommended methods of disposal.

Public at large - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Not applicable as the material will not enter the public
domain.

Public at large - Possibility of neutralisation: Not applicable.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Not applicable.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Not applicable.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - water purification: Not applicable.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - others: Not applicable.