|BUTYL ACRYLATE||ICSC: 0400 (November 2003)|
|Acrylic acid n-butyl ester
2-Propenoic acid, butyl ester
| CAS #: 141-32-2
| UN #: 2348
|EC Number: 205-480-7
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Flammable. Above 36°C explosive vapour/air mixtures may be formed.||NO open flames, NO sparks and NO smoking. NO contact with strong oxidizing agents. Above 36°C use a closed system, ventilation and explosion-proof electrical equipment. NO contact with strong oxidizing agents.||Use powder, AFFF, foam, carbon dioxide. In case of fire: keep drums, etc., cool by spraying with water.|
|PREVENT GENERATION OF MISTS! AVOID ALL CONTACT!|
|Inhalation||Burning sensation. Cough. Shortness of breath. Sore throat.||Use ventilation, local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||Redness. Pain.||Protective gloves. Protective clothing.||Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower. Refer for medical attention .|
|Eyes||Redness. Pain.||Wear safety goggles or eye protection in combination with breathing protection.||First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Abdominal pain. Nausea. Vomiting. Diarrhoea.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. Give one or two glasses of water to drink. Refer for medical attention .|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Personal protection: chemical protection suit and filter respirator for organic gases and vapours adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Remove all ignition sources. Collect leaking and spilled liquid in covered 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
|Fireproof. Cool. Keep in the dark. Separated from strong oxidants. Store only if stabilized.|
|BUTYL ACRYLATE||ICSC: 0400|
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION|
Physical State; Appearance
Formula: CH2=CHCOOC4H9 / C7H12O2
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS|
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS|
TLV: 2 ppm as TWA; A4 (not classifiable as a human carcinogen); (SEN).
MAK: 11 mg/m3, 2 ppm; peak limitation category: I(2); skin absorption (H); sensitization of skin (SH); pregnancy risk group: C.
EU-OEL: 11 mg/m3, 2 ppm as TWA; 53 mg/m3, 10 ppm as STEL
|The substance is toxic to aquatic organisms.|
|An added stabilizer or inhibitor can influence the toxicological properties of this substance, consult an expert.
Hydroquinone and hydroquinone ethyl ether are the commonly used stabilizers.
Do NOT take working clothes home.
Symbol: Xi; R: 10-36/37/38-43; S: (2)-9; Note: D
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations