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First-aid measures

As a general rule, in case of doubt or if symptoms persist, always call a doctor.
NEVER induce swallowing by an unconscious person.
4.1. Description of first aid measures
In the event of exposure by inhalation :
If inhaled, move the patient into the fresh air and keep warm and at rest.
If breathing is irregular or has stopped, proceed with artificial respiration and seek medical attention.
In the event of splashes or contact with eyes :
Wash thoroughly with fresh, clean water for 15 minutes holding the eyelids open.
If there is any redness, pain or visual impairment, consult an ophthalmologist.
In the event of splashes or contact with skin :
Remove contaminated clothing and wash the skin thoroughly with soap and water or a recognised cleaner.
Watch out for any remaining product between skin and clothing, watches, shoes, etc.
In the event of an allergic reaction, seek medical attention.
If the contaminated area is widespread and/or there is damage to the skin, a doctor must be consulted or the patient transferred to hospital.
In the event of swallowing :
Do not give the patient anything orally.
In the event of swallowing, if the quantity is small (no more than one mouthful), rinse the mouth with water and consult a doctor.
Seek medical attention immediately, showing the label.
4.2. Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed
No data available.
4.3. Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed
Information for the doctor :
Treat symptomatically.

Fire-fighting measures

Non-flammable.
5.1. Extinguishing media
Suitable methods of extinction
In the event of a fire, use :
- carbon dioxide (CO2)
- dry chemical agents
- foam
5.2. Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture
A fire will often produce a thick black smoke. Exposure to decomposition products may be hazardous to health.
Do not breathe in smoke.
In the event of a fire, the following may be formed :
- carbon monoxide (CO)
- carbon dioxide (CO2)
- nitrogen oxide (NO)
- nitrogen dioxide (NO2)
- hydrogen bromide (HBr)
5.3. Advice for firefighters
Due to the toxicity of the gas emitted on thermal decomposition of the products, fire-fighting personnel are to be equipped with autonomous insulating breathing apparatus.

Accidental release measures

6.1. Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
Consult the safety measures listed under headings 7 and 8.
For non first aid worker
Avoid any contact with the skin and eyes.
For first aid worker
First aid workers will be equipped with suitable personal protective equipment (See section 8).
6.2. Environmental precautions
Prevent any material from entering drains or waterways.
6.3. Methods and material for containment and cleaning up
Retrieve the product by mechanical means (sweeping/vacuuming) : do not generate dust.
6.4. Reference to other sections
No data available.

Handling and storage

Requirements relating to storage premises apply to all facilities where the substance is handled.
Individuals with a history of skin sensitisation should not, under any circumstance, handle this substance.
7.1. Precautions for safe handling
Always wash hands after handling.
Remove and wash contaminated clothing before re-using.
Fire prevention :
Prevent access by unauthorised personnel.
Recommended equipment and procedures :
For personal protection, see section 8.
Observe precautions stated on label and also industrial safety regulations.
Avoid inhaling dust.
Avoid skin and eye contact with this substance.
Prohibited equipment and procedures :
No smoking, eating or drinking in areas where the substance is used.
7.2. Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities
No data available.
Packaging
Always keep in packaging made of an identical material to the original.
7.3. Specific end use(s)
No data available.

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

UN number:
Exempt from transport classification and labelling.
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Inland waterway transport (UN RTDG/ADN(R))

UN number:
Exempt from transport classification and labelling.
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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

UN number:
Exempt from transport classification and labelling.
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UN number:
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Exposure controls / personal protection

8.1. Control parameters
In the absence of specific information, this substance is considered internally as:
OEB (occupational exposure band) : 3
OEL (occupational exposure limit) : 10-100 microgramme/m³ (8h)
8.2. Exposure controls
Personal protection measures, such as personal protective equipment
Pictogram(s) indicating the obligation of wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) :
Use personal protective equipment that is clean and has been properly maintained.
Store personal protective equipment in a clean place, away from the work area.
Never eat, drink or smoke during use. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before re-using. Ensure that there is adequate ventilation,especially in confined areas.
- Eye / face protection
Avoid contact with eyes.
Before handling powders or dust emission, wear mask goggles in accordance with standard EN166.
Prescription glasses are not considered as protection.
Provide eyewash stations in facilities where the product is handled constantly.
- Hand protection
Wear suitable protective gloves in the event of prolonged or repeated skin contact.
Use suitable protective gloves that are resistant to chemical agents in accordance with standard EN374.
Gloves must be selected according to the application and duration of use at the workstation.
Protective gloves need to be selected according to their suitability for the workstation in question : other chemical products that may be handled,
necessary physical protections (cutting, pricking, heat protection), level of dexterity required.
Recommended properties :
- Impervious gloves in accordance with standard EN374
- Body protection
Avoid skin contact.
Wear suitable protective clothing.
These clothes shall be chosen to ensure there is no inflammation or irritation of the skin at the neck and wrist by contact with the powder
Suitable type of protective clothing :
Wear protective clothing against solid chemicals and particles suspended in the air (type 5) in accordance with standard EN13982-1 to prevent
skin contact.
Work clothing worn by personnel shall be laundered regularly.
After contact with the product, all parts of the body that have been soiled must be washed.
- Respiratory protection
Avoid breathing dust.
Type of FFP mask :
Wear a disposable half-mask dust filter in accordance with standard EN149.

Stability and reactivity

10.1. Reactivity
No data available.
10.2. Chemical stability
This substance is stable under the recommended handling and storage conditions in section 7.
10.3. Possibility of hazardous reactions
No data available.
10.4. Conditions to avoid
Avoid :
- formation of dusts
- heat
Dusts can form an explosive mixture with air.
10.5. Incompatible materials
10.1. Reactivity
No data available.
10.2. Chemical stability
This substance is stable under the recommended handling and storage conditions in section 7.
10.3. Possibility of hazardous reactions
No data available.
10.4. Conditions to avoid
Avoid :
- formation of dusts
- heat
Dusts can form an explosive mixture with air.
10.5. Incompatible materials

Disposal considerations

Proper waste management of the substance and/or its container must be determined in accordance with Directive 2008/98/EC.
13.1. Waste treatment methods
Do not pour into drains or waterways.
Waste :
Waste management is carried out without endangering human health, without harming the environment and, in particular without risk to water, air,
soil, plants or animals.
Recycle or dispose of waste in compliance with current legislation, preferably via a certified collector or company.
Do not contaminate the ground or water with waste, do not dispose of waste into the environment.
Soiled packaging :
Empty container completely. Keep label(s) on container.
Give to a certified disposal contractor.