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First-aid measures

General information:
When used according to regulations: No special measures required.
After contact with the eyes:
Rinse immediately with plenty of water. Seek medical advice in case of continuous irritation.
After contact with the skin:
Wash with plenty of water or water and soap.
After inhalation:
Provide fresh air.
After swallowing:
If conscious, give several small portions of water to drink. In cases of sickness seek medical advice (show label if possible).

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media
Suitable extinguishing media:
Use water spray (not stream) to fight fires. alcohol-resistant foam , extinguishing powder . For laboratory-standard quantities: carbon dioxide .
Extinguishing media which must not be used for safety reasons:
According to our present state of knowledge: none known .

Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture
At low oxygen level: organic decomposition products.

Advice for firefighters
Special protective equipment for fire fighting:
Use respiratory protection independent of recirculated air.
General information:
Fight fire from a safe distance.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
Wear personal protection equipment (see section 8). Avoid dust formation. Do not breathe dust.
Environmental precautions
Cover any spilled material in accordance with regulations to prevent dispersal by wind.
Methods and material for containment and cleaning up
Take up mechanically and dispose of according to local/state/federal regulations. Avoid formation of dust and dust deposition. Clean up with plenty of water. Dispose of cleansing water in accordance with local/state/federal regulations.
Further information:
Eliminate all sources of ignition.

Handling and storage

Precautions for safe handling
Precautions for safe handling:
Avoid dust formation.
Precautions against fire and explosion:
Avoid formation of dust - dust may form explosive mixture with air. Avoid dust deposit, remove dust regularly. Take precautionary measures against electrostatic charging. Take precautionary measures against dust explosion. Observe the general rules for fire prevention.
Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities
Conditions for storage rooms and vessels:
Observe precautionary measures against dust explosion.
Advice for storage of incompatible materials:
none known .
Further information for storage:
Risk of dust explosion. Keep container tightly closed.

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

UN number:
Not regulated for transport
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Inland waterway transport (UN RTDG/ADN(R))

UN number:
Not regulated for transport
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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
Not regulated for transport
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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
Not regulated for transport
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Not regulated for transport
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Exposure in the work place limited and controlled
General protection and hygiene measures:
Observe standard industrial hygiene practices for the handling of chemical substances. Do not breathe dust.
Personal protection equipment:
Respiratory protection
Respirator must be worn if exposed to dust. Filtering half-face mask, according to acknowledged standards such as EN 149.
Recommended Filter type: Particle filter P1 or equivalent filter, according to acknowledged standards such as EN 143
Eye protection
In case of dust formation: tight fitting protective goggles .
Hand protection
Use of protective gloves is recommended when handling the material. For the choice of suitable gloves, workplace conditions have to be considered, like e.g. handling of other substances and materials.
Recommended glove types: Rubber gloves
Skin protection
Recommendation in case of dust formation: protective clothing

Exposure to the environment limited and controlled
Prevent material from entering surface waters and soil.

Stability and reactivity

If stored and handled in accordance with standard industrial practices no hazardous reactions are known.
Conditions to avoid
Keep away from incompatible substances.
Incompatible materials
Reacts with: oxidizing agents .
Hazardous decomposition products
If stored and handled properly: none known .

Disposal considerations

Dispose of according to regulations by incineration in a special waste incinerator. Small quantities may be disposed of by incineration in an approved facility. Observe local/state/federal regulations.
Uncleaned packaging
Completely discharge containers (no tear drops, no powder rest, scraped carefully). Containers may be recycled or re-used. Observe local/state/federal regulations.
Waste Disposal Legislation Ref.No.(EC)
It is not possible to determine a waste code for this product in accordance with the European Waste Catalogue (EWC) since it is only possible to classify it according to how it is used by the customer. The waste code is to be determined within the EU in liaison with the waste-disposal operator.