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Administrative data

First-aid measures

INHALATION
Remove victim immediately from source of exposure. Provide rest, warmth and fresh air. Get medical attention if any
discomfort continues. If respiratory problems, artificial respiration/oxygen.
INGESTION
DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING! Get medical attention immediately! Drink plenty of water.
SKIN CONTACT
Wash the skin immediately with soap and water. Get medical attention promptly if symptoms occur after washing.
EYE CONTACT
Promptly wash eyes with plenty of water while lifting the eye lids. Continue to rinse for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention promptly if symptoms occur after washing.

Fire-fighting measures

EXTINGUISHING MEDIA
This product is not flammable. Use fire-extinguishing media appropriate for surrounding materials.
SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES
Use supplied air respirator if product is involved in a fire. Cool containers exposed to flames with water until well after the
fire is out.
SPECIFIC HAZARDS
Vapours/gases/fumes of: Carbon dioxide (CO2). Carbon monoxide (CO).

Accidental release measures

PERSONAL PRECAUTIONS
Wear protective clothing as described in Section 8 of this safety data sheet.
ENVIRONMENTAL PRECAUTIONS
Do not discharge into drains, water courses or onto the ground.
SPILL CLEAN UP METHODS
Absorb in vermiculite, dry sand or earth and place into containers.

Handling and storage

USAGE PRECAUTIONS
Ventilate well, avoid breathing vapours. Use approved respirator if air contamination is above accepted level. Avoid
spilling, skin and eye contact.
STORAGE PRECAUTIONS
The drums should be stored, with their seals intact, in conditions that avoid extremes of temperatures. Under these
conditions the shelf life of the product should be approximately two years. If the product is to be stored in bulk containers,
please contact Baker Petrolite for advice on materials of construction of the containers.
STORAGE CLASS
Chemical storage.

Transport information

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Exposure controls / personal protection

INGREDIENT COMMENTS
WEL = Workplace Exposure Limits
PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
face and eye protection
PROCESS CONDITIONS
Use engineering controls to reduce air contamination to permissible exposure level.
ENGINEERING MEASURES
Provide adequate general and local exhaust ventilation.
RESPIRATORY EQUIPMENT
No specific recommendation made, but respiratory protection may still be required under exceptional circumstances when
excessive air contamination exists.
HAND PROTECTION
Use protective gloves made of: Neoprene, nitrile, polyethylene or PVC.
EYE PROTECTION
Wear approved chemical safety goggles where eye exposure is reasonably probable.
OTHER PROTECTION
Wear appropriate clothing to prevent repeated or prolonged skin contact.
HYGIENE MEASURES
Wash at the end of each work shift and before eating, smoking and using the toilet. Wash promptly with soap & water if
skin becomes contaminated. Promptly remove any clothing that becomes contaminated.

Stability and reactivity

STABILITY
No particular stability concerns.
CONDITIONS TO AVOID
Avoid contact with strong oxidisers.
HAZARDOUS POLYMERISATION
Will not polymerise.
MATERIALS TO AVOID
Strong oxidising substances.
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS
Vapours/gases/fumes of: Carbon dioxide (CO2). Carbon monoxide (CO).

Disposal considerations

DISPOSAL METHODS
Absorb in vermiculite or dry sand, dispose in licensed hazardous waste. Dispose of waste and residues in accordance with
local authority requirements.
WASTE CLASS
The definitive European Waste code for this product will depend upon the final use that is made of this material. If the
material, as originally delivered is to be disposed of please contact Baker Petrolite HSE Q&RA dept for assistance
assigning the correct EU Waste Code.