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First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Inhalation: Remove the victim from exposure into fresh air if adverse
effects (e.g. dizziness, drowsiness or respiratory
irritation) occur. If not breathing, give artificial
respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Seek
medical advice if cough or other symptoms appear.
Emergency measure - Eyes: Immediately wash eyes with plenty of running water for at
least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower
eyelids. Seek medical advice if irritation develops and
persists.
Emergency measure - Skin: Wash affected skin area with plenty of water and soap
thoroughly while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
Seek medical advice if irritation develops and persists.
Emergency measure - Ingestion: Seek medical advice if the victim feels unwell. Wash out
mouth with plenty of water and give 2-4 cupfuls of water or
milk to drink. Never give anything by mouth to an
unconscious person. Induce vomiting.

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Foam, dry powder, carbon dioxide, water mist.

Product arising from burning: Oxides of carbon (monoxide and dioxide), nitrogen and
silicon.

Product determined by test: N

Protective equipment: Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus and a chemical
protective suit.

Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: Pick up with absorbent material (sand, earth, kieselguhr,
acid binder, universal binder, sawdust, soda ash,
vermiculite, slaked lime). Sweep up absorbed substance,
place in a solid waste container for later disposal. Prevent
the material from entering surface water or sanitary sewer
system. Do not discharge directly to a water source.

Handling and storage

Handling: Provide good ventilation (local exhaust) of the working
area, safety showers and eye wash station near the
workplace. Wear personal protective equipment according to
the appropriate EN Standards: EN 166:2001 (eyes), EN
133:2001 (inhalation); EN 340:2003 (clothing) and EN 374-
1:2003 (gloves).

Storage: Keep container tightly closed in a cool, dry, well-
ventilated place.

Packaging of the substance and or preparation: Tris VC is supplied in amber glass bottles (4 litre
Winchesters amber in color) packaged in fiberboard boxes.

Transport information

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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

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Transport: Not regulated for transport.
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: No other dangers known.

Chemical reaction with water: Not known. Insoluble in water.

Dust explosion: No, substance is a liquid.

Dust explosion determined by test: N

Disposal considerations

Industry - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Not applicable

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: Not applicable

Industry - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Not applicable

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: 660 Incineration, not specified

Industry - Possibility of destruction - water purification: Not applicable

Industry - Possibility of destruction - other: Not applicable

Public at large - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Not applicable, as the substance as such will not become
available to the public at large.

Public at large - Possibility of neutralisation: Not applicable, as the substance as such will not become
available to the public at large.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Not applicable, as the substance as such will not become
available to the public at large.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Not applicable, as the substance as such will not become
available to the public at large.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - water purification: Not applicable, as the substance as such will not become
available to the public at large.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - others: Not applicable, as the substance as such will not become
available to the public at large.