|ACUTE HAZARDS / SYMPTOMS||PREVENTION||FIRST AID / FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE||Combustible.||NO open flames.||Use water spray, foam, powder, carbon dioxide.|
|EXPOSURE||PREVENT DISPERSION OF DUST! AVOID ALL CONTACT!|
|Inhalation||Cough. Sore throat. Blue lips, fingernails and skin. Headache. Dizziness. Nausea. Vomiting. Confusion. Convulsions. Unconciousness.||Use local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||MAY BE ABSORBED! Redness. Pain. See Inhalation.||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 safety goggles (if molten) or face shield.||First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Abdominal pain. Further see Inhalation.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Refer for medical attention .|
|PACKAGING & LABELLING|
|Personal protection: chemical protection suit including self-contained breathing apparatus. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Do NOT wash away into sewer. Sweep spilled substance into covered containers. If appropriate, moisten first to prevent dusting. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations.||
Symbol: T, N; R: 45-20/21-25-36-43-51/53; S: 53-45-61; Note: E
UN Hazard Class: 6.1; UN Pack Group: III
|EMERGENCY RESPONSE||SAFE STORAGE|
|Transport Emergency Card: TEC (R)-61GT2-III.|
Physical State; Appearance
COLOURLESS CRYSTALS. TURNS DARK ON EXPOSURE TO AIR.
Occupational exposure limits
Routes of exposure
The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation of its aerosol or vapour, through the skin and by ingestion.
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|PHYSICAL PROPERTIES||ENVIRONMENTAL DATA|
Boiling point: 292°C
Melting point: 99°C
Relative density (water = 1): see Notes
Solubility in water: good
Vapour pressure, kPa at 106.5°C: 0.13
Relative vapour density (air = 1): 4.2
Relative density of the vapour/air-mixture at 20°C (air = 1): 1.00
Flash point: 149°C
Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: 0.35
|The substance is harmful to aquatic organisms.|
May be handled and shipped in the molten state.
Density of the solid is unknown in literature, but density of the liquid (water = 1) at 100°C is 1.045.
Depending on the degree of exposure, periodic medical examination is suggested.
Specific treatment is necessary in case of poisoning with this substance; the appropriate means with instructions must be available.
Azogen Developer H, Benzofur MT, Eucanine GB, Fouramine, Fourrine, Pelagol, Pontamine Developer TN, Tertral G, Zoba GKE, and Zogen Developer H are trade names.
Card has been partly updated in October 2005.
See sections Occupational Exposure Limits, EU classification, Emergency Response.
See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations