|OXYGEN (LIQUEFIED)||ICSC: 0880 (April 2000)|
|Oxygen, refrigerated liquid
| CAS #: 7782-44-7
| UN #: 1073
|EC Number: 231-956-9
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Not combustible but enhances combustion of other substances. Risk of fire and explosion on contact with combustible substances or reducing agents.||NO open flames, NO sparks and NO smoking. NO contact with flammables. NO contact with reducing agents.||In case of fire in the surroundings, use appropriate extinguishing media. In case of fire: keep drums, etc., cool by spraying with water. NO direct contact with water. Combat fire from a sheltered position.|
|Inhalation||Cough. Dizziness. Sore throat. See Notes.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||ON CONTACT WITH LIQUID: FROSTBITE.||Cold-insulating gloves. Protective clothing.||ON FROSTBITE: rinse with plenty of water, do NOT remove clothes. Refer for medical attention .|
|Eyes||See Skin.||Wear safety goggles or face shield.||First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Ventilation. Remove all ignition sources. Do NOT absorb in saw-dust or other combustible absorbents. NEVER direct water jet on liquid.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
|Fireproof. Separated from combustible substances and reducing agents. Cool.|
|Special insulated container.|
|OXYGEN (LIQUEFIED)||ICSC: 0880|
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION|
Physical State; Appearance
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS|
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS|
|Work clothes saturated with oxygen may be a serious fire hazard.
Do NOT use in the vicinity of a fire or a hot surface, or during welding.
Inhalation symptoms are characteristic of exposure to extremely high concentrations only.
See ICSC 0138.
Symbol: O; R: 8; S: (2)-17
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations