|DIISOPROPYL ETHER||ICSC: 0906 (March 1996)|
| CAS #: 108-20-3
| UN #: 1159
|EC Number: 203-560-6
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Highly flammable. Vapour/air mixtures are explosive.||NO open flames, NO sparks and NO smoking. Closed system, ventilation, explosion-proof electrical equipment and lighting. Prevent build-up of electrostatic charges (e.g., by grounding).||Use water spray, AFFF, powder, alcohol-resistant foam, carbon dioxide. In case of fire: keep drums, etc., cool by spraying with water.|
|Inhalation||Cough. Drowsiness. Sore throat.||Use ventilation, local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||Dry skin. Redness.||Protective gloves.||Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower.|
|Eyes||Redness.||Wear safety spectacles.||First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Further see Inhalation.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Rest. Refer for medical attention .|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Evacuate danger area! Consult an expert! Personal protection: self-contained breathing apparatus. Ventilation. Collect leaking and spilled liquid in sealable metal containers as far as possible. Absorb remaining liquid in sand or inert absorbent. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations. Do NOT wash away into sewer.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
|Fireproof. Cool. Keep in the dark. Keep in a well-ventilated room. Store only if stabilized.|
|DIISOPROPYL ETHER||ICSC: 0906|
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION|
Physical State; Appearance
Formula: C6H14O / (CH3)2CHOCH(CH3)2
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS|
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS|
TLV: 250 ppm as TWA; 310 ppm as STEL.
MAK: 850 mg/m3, 200 ppm; peak limitation category: I(2); pregnancy risk group: C
|Usually contains p-benzylaminophenol as stabilizer.
An added stabilizer or inhibitor can influence the toxicological properties of this substance, consult an expert.
Check for peroxides prior to distillation; eliminate if found.
Symbol: F; R: 11-19-66-67; S: (2)-9-16-29-33; Note: C
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations