|ETHANOLAMINE||ICSC: 0152 (November 2019)|
| CAS #: 141-43-5
| UN #: 2491
|EC Number: 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!|
|Inhalation||Cough. Sore throat. Headache. Shortness of breath. Drowsiness.||Use ventilation, local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Refer immediately for medical attention.|
|Skin||MAY BE ABSORBED! Redness. Pain. Skin burns.||Protective gloves. Protective clothing.||Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower. Refer immediately for medical attention .|
|Eyes||Redness. Pain. Severe burns.||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). Refer immediately for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Burning sensation. Abdominal pain. Shortness of breath. Shock or collapse.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. Refer immediately for medical attention.|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Personal protection: filter respirator for ammonia and organic ammonia derivatives adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Collect leaking liquid in sealable plastic containers. Absorb remaining liquid in inert absorbent. Then wash away with plenty of water. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
DANGERHarmful if swallowed, in contact with skin or if inhaled
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
May cause respiratory irritation
Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects
|Separated from strong oxidants, strong acids, aluminium and food and feedstuffs. Dry. Ventilation along the floor. Store in an area without drain or sewer access.|
|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)
|The substance is harmful to aquatic organisms. The substance may cause long-term effects in the aquatic environment. Avoid release to the environment in circumstances different to normal use.|
|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.
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations