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LEAD BIS(DIMETHYLDITHIOCARBAMATE)
ICSC: 1545
Peer-Review Status: 27.10.2004 Validated
Lead dimethyldithiocarbamate
Bis(dimethylcarbamodithioato-S,S') lead
Ledate
Methyl ledate 
CAS #: 19010-66-3 RTECS #: OF8850000
EINECS #: 242-748-2
    Formula: C6H12N2PbS4 / ((CH3)2NCS.S)2Pb
Molecular mass: 447.6

TYPES OF
HAZARD /
EXPOSURE
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. 
EXPLOSION      
 
EXPOSURE      
Inhalation   Use local exhaust or breathing protection.  Fresh air, rest. 
Skin   Protective gloves.  Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap. 
Eyes   Wear safety goggles.  First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention. 
Ingestion See Effects of long-term or repeated exposure.  Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work. Wash hands before eating.  Rinse mouth. Refer for medical attention . 

SPILLAGE DISPOSAL
PACKAGING & LABELLING
Personal protection: particulate filter respirator adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Sweep spilled substance into covered sealable containers. If appropriate, moisten first to prevent dusting.   
EC Classification
 
UN Classification
 
GHS Classification
 

EMERGENCY RESPONSE SAFE STORAGE
  Separated from food and feedstuffs. 

IMPORTANT DATA
Physical State; Appearance
WHITE POWDER. 

Physical dangers
 

Chemical dangers
Decomposes on burning. This produces toxic fumes. 

Occupational exposure limits
TLV (NOT-ESTABLISHED):. 

Routes of exposure
The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation and by ingestion. 

Inhalation risk
No indication can be given about the rate at which a harmful concentration of this substance in the air is reached on evaporation at 20°C. 

Effects of short-term exposure
 

Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
The substance may have effects on the blood and kidneys. This may result in anaemia and kidney impairment. 


PHYSICAL PROPERTIES ENVIRONMENTAL DATA
Melting point: >310°C
Density: 2.43 g/cm³
Solubility in water: none 
 

NOTES
Health effects of exposure to the substance have not been investigated adequately.
Environmental effects from the substance have not been investigated. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
 

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