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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures


- Supply fresh air.

- Rinse mouth and nose with water.

- If symptoms persist, call a physician.

Eye contact

- Rinse immediately with plenty of lukewarm water, also under the eyelids, for several minutes.

- Consult a physician immediately.

- Continue rinsing eyes during transport to hospital.

Skin contact

- Wash off with plenty of water and soap.

- Remove and wash contaminated clothing before re-use.

- If symptoms persist, call a physician.


- Call a physician immediately.

- Do NOT induce vomiting.

- Rinse mouth with water.

- Drink 1 or 2 glasses of water or milk.

- Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

Fire-fighting measures

Suitable extinguishing media

- Use extinguishing measures that are appropriate to local circumstances and the surrounding environment.

Extinguishing media which shall not be used for safety reasons

- None.

Special exposure hazards in a fire

- Sulphur oxides (SOx) may be released when heating above the decomposition temperature.

Special protective equipment for fire-fighters

- In the event of fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus.

- Fire fighters must wear fire resistant personnel protective equipment.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions

- Refer to protective measures listed in section “Handling and storage”.

- Wear protective suit and boots.

- If dust, aerosols or mist are formed, use half mask with combination filter B/P2.

Environmental precautions

- Cover the drains to prevent the product from entering the environment.

- If the product contaminates rivers and lakes or drains inform respective authorities.

- Aqueous solutions: Restrict the spread of the spillage by using inert absorbent material (sand, gravel).

Methods for cleaning up

- Remove larger spills using a vacuum truck.

- Sweep or shovel up smaller solid spills and residues.

- Dilute liquid residues with water and neutralize with lime or limestone powder.

- Must be disposed of in accordance with local and national regulations.

Handling and storage


- The work place and work methods shall be organized in such a way that direct contact with the product is prevented or minimized.

- Wear gloves in a suitable material such as PVC, Neoprene or Natural rubber.

- Please observe the instructions regarding permeability and breakthrough time which are provided by the supplier of the gloves. Also consider the specific local conditions under which the product is used, such as the danger of cuts, abrasion and the contact time.

- Tightly fitting safety goggles must be worn.

- Eye wash bottle or emergency eye-wash fountain must be found in the work place.


- Keep away from incompatible products.

- Avoid freezing.

- Avoid high temperatures.

Packaging material

- Plastic (PE, PP, PVC)

- Fiberglass-reinforced polyester

- Epoxy-coated concrete

- Titanium

- Acidproof or rubber-coated steel

Materials to avoid

- Non acid-proof metals (such as aluminium, copper and iron)

- Bases

- Unalloyed steel

- Galvanized surfaces

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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Disposal considerations