|N,N-DIMETHYLACETAMIDE||ICSC: 0259 (October 2006)|
|Acetic acid dimethylamide
| CAS #: 127-19-5
|EC Number: 204-826-4
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire. Above 63°C explosive vapour/air mixtures may be formed.||NO open flames. Above 63°C use a closed system, ventilation and explosion-proof electrical equipment.||Use powder, alcohol-resistant foam, water spray, carbon dioxide.|
|STRICT HYGIENE! AVOID EXPOSURE OF (PREGNANT) WOMEN!|
|Inhalation||Headache. Nausea.||Use ventilation, local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||MAY BE ABSORBED! Redness. Further see Inhalation.||Protective gloves. Protective clothing.||Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap. Refer for medical attention .|
|Eyes||Wear face shield.||First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Abdominal cramps. Diarrhoea. Further see Inhalation.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Give one or two glasses of water to drink. Do NOT induce vomiting. Seek medical attention if you feel unwell.|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Personal protection: chemical protection suit. Collect leaking and spilled liquid in sealable containers as far as possible. Absorb remaining liquid in sand or inert absorbent. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
DANGERCauses damage to the liver through prolonged or repeated exposure if in contact with skin
|Ventilation along the floor. Separated from strong oxidants.|
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION|
Physical State; Appearance
Formula: C4H9NO / CH3CON(CH3)2
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS|
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS|
TLV: 10 ppm as TWA; (skin); A3 (confirmed animal carcinogen with unknown relevance to humans); BEI issued.
MAK: 18 mg/m3, 5 ppm; peak limitation category: II(2); skin absorption (H); pregnancy risk group: C.
EU-OEL: 36 mg/m3, 10 ppm as TWA; 72 mg/m3, 20 ppm as STEL; (skin)
|Depending on the degree of exposure, periodic medical examination is suggested.
There is no odour warning even when toxic concentrations are present.
Note: E; Symbol: T; R: 61-20/21; S: 53-45
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations