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Administrative data

First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Inhalation: Bring victim into fresh air. If required give oxygen or
artificial respiration. Do not administer any adrenalin or
similar drugs.


General: Never give an unconscious person something to
drink.
Emergency measure - Eyes: Rinse eyes with copious amount of water for at least 15
minutes. Consult a doctor.
Emergency measure - Skin: Wash immediately with plenty of water. Remove all
contaminated clothing.
Emergency measure - Ingestion: Not applicable, substance is a gas.

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: All extinguishing media are allowed. The substance itself
does not burn.

Product arising from burning: HF, and traces of carbonylhalogens

Product determined by test: N

Protective equipment: Wear self contained breathing apparatus.

Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: Evacuate personnel to safe areas.

Ventilate the affected area.

Wear protective equipment.


No environmental precautions required, because the substance
will evaporate.

Handling and storage

Handling: Use only in well ventilated areas. Do not breath damp or
spray. Use local exhaust ventilation in work places.

Storage: The substance has to be stored in closed containers in a
dry, cool and well ventilated area. Do not store with
explosive and/or flammable materials and organic peroxides.
Only store in orginal containers.

Packaging of the substance and or preparation: The substance is packaged in gas cylinders.

Returnable cylinders of 32 and 544 kilograms.

Tankcontainers of 20 tonnes.

Transport information

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Marine transport (IMDG)

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Air transport ICAO/IATA

Remarks
Transport code: UN-number: 3163; IMDG-Code: 2155
Transport: Classe 2 label required according to ADR/RID, ICAO and IMO.

Proper shipping name: Liquefied gas, n.o.s.
(hexafluoropropane)
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: The substance is heavier than air. Hence, the substance can
cause suffocation due to oxygen reduction.


Rapid vaporization of the liquid can cause frostbite.

The substance can also cause hart rhythm disturbances.

Chemical reaction with water: None.

Dust explosion: Not applicable for liquid or gas.

Dust explosion determined by test: N

Disposal considerations

Industry - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Normally not possible, the substance will evaporate.

Residues of not used products can be recycled [610].

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: Unknown.

Industry - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Not recommended, residues should be returned to the
supplier.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: 664 Incinerate in halogen specific incinerator.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - water purification: Not applicable, substance will evaporate.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - other: none

Public at large - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Not applicable.

Un-used product and empty containers should be returned to
the supplier for recycling.

Public at large - Possibility of neutralisation: Not possible.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Empty containers must be returned to the supplier.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Not applicable.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction - water purification: Not applicable.