|CAS #: 141-43-5||2-Hydroxyethylamine
| UN #: 2491
| EINECS #: 205-483-3
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire. Above 85°C explosive vapour/air mixtures may be formed.||NO open flames. Above 85°C use a closed system and ventilation.||Use water spray, powder, alcohol-resistant foam, carbon dioxide.|
|STRICT HYGIENE! PREVENT GENERATION OF MISTS!|
|SYMPTOMS||ACUTE HAZARDS||FIRST AID|
|Inhalation||Cough. Headache. Shortness of breath. Sore throat.||Use ventilation, local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||Redness. Pain. Skin burns.||Protective gloves. Protective clothing.||Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower. Refer for medical attention .|
|Eyes||Redness. Pain. Severe deep burns.||Wear face shield or eye protection in combination with breathing protection.||First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Abdominal pain. Burning sensation. Shock or collapse.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Give one or two glasses of water to drink. Do NOT induce vomiting. Refer for medical attention .|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Personal protection: filter respirator for organic gases and vapours adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Collect leaking and spilled liquid in sealable containers as far as possible. Cautiously neutralize spilled liquid. Then wash away with plenty of water.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
|Separated from strong oxidants, strong acids, aluminium and food and feedstuffs. Dry. Ventilation along the floor.|
|Do not transport with food and feedstuffs.|
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION|
Physical State; Appearance
Formula: C2H7NO / H2NCH2CH2OH
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS|
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|Occupational exposure limits|
TLV: 3 ppm as TWA; 6 ppm as STEL.
MAK: 0.51 mg/m3, 0.2 ppm; peak limitation category: I(1); sensitization of skin (SH); pregnancy risk group: C.
EU-OEL: 2.5 mg/m3, 1 ppm as TWA; 7.6 mg/m3, 3 ppm as STEL; (skin)
|Depending on the degree of exposure, periodic medical examination is suggested.
The odour warning when the exposure limit value is exceeded is insufficient.
Do NOT take working clothes home.
Symbol: C; R: 20/21/22-34; S: (1/2)-26-36/37/39-45
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