|ACUTE HAZARDS / SYMPTOMS||PREVENTION||FIRST AID / FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE||Combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire.||NO open flames.||Use water spray, powder, foam, carbon dioxide.|
|EXPOSURE||STRICT HYGIENE!||IN ALL CASES CONSULT A DOCTOR!|
|Inhalation||Headache. Nausea. Vomiting. Muscular weakness. Symptoms may be delayed. See Notes.||Use local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||MAY BE ABSORBED! Further see Inhalation.||Protective gloves. Protective clothing.||Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.|
|Eyes||Wear face shield or eye protection in combination with breathing protection.||Rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible).|
|Ingestion||Abdominal pain. Nausea. Vomiting. Further see Inhalation.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Give a slurry of activated charcoal in water to drink. Refer for medical attention .|
|PACKAGING & LABELLING|
|Personal protection: chemical protection suit including self-contained breathing apparatus. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Collect leaking liquid in sealable containers. Absorb remaining liquid in sand or inert absorbent. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations.||
Do not transport with food and feedstuffs.
Symbol: T, N; R: 39/23/24/25-51/53; S: (1/2)-20/21-28-45-61; Note: C
UN Hazard Class: 6.1; UN Pack Group: II
Harmful if swallowed
Causes damage to nervous system
Causes damage to nervous system through prolonged or repeated exposure
Toxic to aquatic life
|EMERGENCY RESPONSE||SAFE STORAGE|
Transport Emergency Card: TEC (R)-61GT1-II.
NFPA Code: H2; F1; R; 0.
|Separated from strong oxidants and food and feedstuffs. Store in an area without drain or sewer access.|
Physical State; Appearance
COLOURLESS OR PALE YELLOW LIQUID.
Occupational exposure limits
Routes of exposure
The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation, through the skin and by ingestion.
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|PHYSICAL PROPERTIES||ENVIRONMENTAL DATA|
Decomposes at 410°C
Melting point: 11°C
Relative density (water = 1): 1.2
Solubility in water: none
Relative vapour density (air = 1): 12.7
Flash point: 225°C c.c.
Auto-ignition temperature: 385°C
Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: 6.3
|The substance is toxic to aquatic organisms. It is strongly advised not to let the chemical enter into the environment.|
Depending on the degree of exposure, periodic medical examination is suggested.
Card has been partially updated in March 2008: see Environmental Data, Storage.
See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations