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Administrative data

First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Eyes: Rinse with water
Emergency measure - Skin: Wash with water
Emergency measure - Ingestion: Seek medical attention

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Combustion products may contain carbon, nitrogen and
sulphur oxides together with some soot. Wear a
self-contained breathing apparatus. Suitable extinguishing
agents are water, foam, carbon dioxide and dry powder.

Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: Powder: Sweep up and dispose of by incineration or at a
landfill site. Solutions: Absorb using suitable material,
collect and dispose of by incineration or at a landfill
site.

Handling and storage

Handling: Observe the usual precautions for handling chemicals

Storage: No special precautions. Store in closed containers in
suitable rooms.

Transport information

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Air transport ICAO/IATA

Remarks
Transport: No special precautions The substance will be transported in
polyethylene bags in steel drums.
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: None reported.

Disposal considerations

Industry - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Recovery for reuse is not possible

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: Not applicable (no known hazardous effects)

Industry - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Disposal at an approved landfill site is possible.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Recommended method. Waste gas treatment should be used to
remove sulphur and nitrogen oxides.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - water purification: Less than 5% of the total used is discharged into internal
industrial effluents as a highly diluted solution.
Prepurification plants should be used before discharge from
dyehouses and papermills.

Public at large - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Recovery from articles is not possible

Public at large - Possibility of neutralisation: Not applicable

Public at large - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Articles dyed with the substance may be disposed of as
domestic waste