|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 dry powder, carbon dioxide, water in large amounts, foam.|
|EXPOSURE||AVOID ALL CONTACT!||IN ALL CASES CONSULT A DOCTOR!|
|Inhalation||Cough. Sore throat. Burning sensation. Shortness of breath. Laboured breathing.||Use local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Half-upright position. Refer immediately for medical attention.|
|Skin||Redness. Pain. Skin burns.||Protective gloves. Protective clothing.||Wear protective gloves when administering first aid. Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower for at least 15 minutes. Put clothes in sealable container. See Notes. Refer immediately for medical attention.|
|Eyes||Redness. Pain. Burns.||Wear face shield or eye protection in combination with breathing protection.||Rinse with plenty of water (remove contact lenses if easily possible). Refer immediately for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Burns in mouth and throat. Burning sensation in the throat and chest. Shock or collapse.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. Refer immediately for medical attention.|
|PACKAGING & LABELLING|
|Personal protection: complete protective clothing 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: C, N; R: 21/22-34-43-51/53; S: (1/2)-26-36/37/39-45-61
UN Hazard Class: 8; UN Pack Group: III
May be harmful if swallowed
Toxic in contact with skin
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
May cause respiratory irritation
May cause allergic skin reaction
Toxic to aquatic life
Toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects
|EMERGENCY RESPONSE||SAFE STORAGE|
|NFPA Code: H3; F1; R0.||Provision to contain effluent from fire extinguishing. Separated from strong acids, strong oxidants, chlorinated hydrocarbons and food and feedstuffs. Dry. Store in an area without drain or sewer access.|
Physical State; Appearance
COLOURLESS-TO-YELLOW HYGROSCOPIC VISCOUS LIQUID.
Occupational exposure limits
Routes of exposure
Serious local effects by all routes of exposure.
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|PHYSICAL PROPERTIES||ENVIRONMENTAL DATA|
Boiling point: 320 - 340°C
Melting point: -46 to -30°C
Relative density (water = 1): 0.99
Solubility in water: miscible
Vapour pressure, Pa at 20°C: 1.3
Relative vapour density (air = 1): 6.5
Relative density of the vapour/air-mixture at 20°C (air = 1): 1.00
Flash point: 163°C o.c.
Auto-ignition temperature: 321°C
Explosive limits, vol% in air: 0.1 - 15
Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: -3.16 (calculated)
Viscosity: 96.9 mm²/s at 20°C
|The substance is toxic to aquatic organisms. The substance may cause long-term effects in the aquatic environment. It is strongly advised not to let the chemical enter into the environment.|
Do NOT take working clothes home.
Isolate contaminated clothing by sealing in a bag or other container.
See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations Tetraethylenepentamine (SIDS)