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First-aid measures

General advice :
Move out of dangerous area.
Consult a physician.
Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance.
Treat symptomatically.
Get medical attention if symptoms occur.

If inhaled :
If inhaled, remove to fresh air.
Get medical attention if symptoms occur.

In case of skin contact :
Immediate medical treatment is necessary as untreated wounds from corrosion of the skin heal slowly and with difficulty.
If on skin, rinse well with water.
If on clothes, remove clothes.

In case of eye contact :
Small amounts splashed into eyes can cause irreversible tissue damage and blindness.
In the case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
Continue rinsing eyes during transport to hospital.
Remove contact lenses.
Protect unharmed eye.
Keep eye wide open while rinsing.
If eye irritation persists, consult a specialist.

If swallowed :
Clean mouth with water and drink afterwards plenty of water.
Keep respiratory tract clear.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
If symptoms persist, call a physician.
Take victim immediately to hospital.

Fire-fighting measures

Suitable extinguishing media :
Use extinguishing measures that are appropriate to local circumstances and the surrounding environment.

Unsuitable extinguishing media :
High volume water jet

Specific hazards during firefighting :
Do not allow run-off from fire fighting to enter drains or water courses.

Hazardous combustion products :
No data is available on the product itself.

Special protective equipment for firefighters :
Wear self-contained breathing apparatus for firefighting if necessary.

Specific extinguishing methods :
No data is available on the product itself.

Further information :
Collect contaminated fire extinguishing water separately. This must not be discharged into drains.Fire residues and contaminated fire extinguishing water must be disposed of in accordance with local regulations.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions :
Use personal protective equipment.

Environmental precautions :
Prevent product from entering drains.
Prevent further leakage or spillage if safe to do so.
If the product contaminates rivers and lakes or drains inform respective authorities.

Methods for cleaning up :
Neutralise with acid.
Soak up with inert absorbent material (e.g. sand, silica gel, acid binder, universal binder, sawdust).
Keep in suitable, closed containers for disposal.

Handling and storage

Advice on safe handling :
Do not breathe vapours/dust.
Avoid exposure - obtain special instructions before use.
Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
Smoking, eating and drinking should be prohibited in the application area.
To avoid spills during handling keep bottle on a metal tray.
Dispose of rinse water in accordance with local and national regulations.
Persons susceptible to skin sensitisation problems or asthma, allergies, chronic or recurrent respiratory disease should not be employed in any process in which this mixture is being used.

Advice on protection against fire and explosion :
Normal measures for preventive fire protection.

Hygiene measures :
Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing. When using do not eat or drink. When using do not smoke. Wash hands before breaks and immediately after handling the product.

Requirements for storage areas and containers :
Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage. Observe label precautions. Keep in properly labelled containers.

Further information on storage stability :
Stable under normal conditions.

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
UN 1760
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Class:
8
Classification code:
C9
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
8
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
UN 1760
Proper shipping name and description:
CORROSIVE LIQUID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
3-(bis(2-cyanoethyl)amino)propanenitrile
Class:
8
Packaging group:
III
EmS code:
F-A, S-B
Labels:
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
UN 1760
Proper shipping name and description:
CORROSIVE LIQUID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
3-(bis(2-cyanoethyl)amino)propanenitrile
Class:
8
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Personal protective equipment
Eye protection :
Eye wash bottle with pure water
Tightly fitting safety goggles
Wear face-shield and protective suit for abnormal processing problems.

Hand protection
Remarks :
The suitability for a specific workplace should be discussed with the producers of the protective gloves.

Skin and body protection :
Impervious clothing
Choose body protection according to the amount and concentration of the dangerous substance at the work place.

Respiratory protection :
In the case of vapour formation use a respirator with an approved filter.

Stability and reactivity

Reactivity :
No dangerous reaction known under conditions of normal use.

Chemical stability :
Stable under normal conditions.

Hazardous reactions :
No hazards to be specially mentioned.

Conditions to avoid :
None known.

Materials to avoid :
None known.

Hazardous decomposition products :
No hazardous decomposition products are known.

Disposal considerations

Waste treatment methods
Product :
The product should not be allowed to enter drains, water courses or the soil.
Do not contaminate ponds, waterways or ditches with chemical or used container.
Send to a licensed waste management company.
Dispose of as hazardous waste in compliance with local and national regulations.
Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant.

Contaminated packaging :
Empty remaining contents.
Dispose of as unused product.
Do not re-use empty containers.