|NICKEL(II)OXIDE||ICSC: 0926 (April 2017)|
| CAS #: 1313-99-1
|EC Number: 215-215-7
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Not combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire.||In case of fire in the surroundings, use appropriate extinguishing media.|
|AVOID ALL CONTACT!|
|Inhalation||Cough.||Use closed system or ventilation (not if powder).||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||Redness. Pain.||Protective gloves. Protective clothing.||Wear protective gloves when administering first aid. Remove contaminated clothes. See Notes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.|
|Eyes||Redness.||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||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Refer for medical attention .|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Personal protection: particulate filter respirator adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Sweep spilled substance into covered containers. If appropriate, moisten first to prevent dusting. Carefully collect remainder. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
DANGERMay cause an allergic skin reaction
May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled
May cause cancer if inhaled
Causes damage to the lungs through prolonged or repeated exposure if inhaled
May cause long lasting harmful effects to aquatic life
|Store only in original packaging. Separated from food and feedstuffs, halogens and strong oxidants. Store in an area without drain or sewer access.|
|Do not transport with food and feedstuffs.|
|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|
TLV: (as Ni, inhalable fraction): 0.2 mg/m3, as TWA; A1 (confirmed human carcinogen); BEI issued.
MAK: (inhalable fraction): sensitization of respiratory tract and skin (SAH); carcinogen category: 1
|The substance is harmful to aquatic organisms. The substance may cause long-term effects in the aquatic environment.|
|Anyone who has shown symptoms of sensitization due to this substance should avoid all further contact with nickel, nickel compounds and other metal compounds of e.g. copper, chromium and cobalt.
The symptoms of asthma often do not become manifest until a few hours have passed and they are aggravated by physical effort. Rest and medical observation are therefore essential.
Isolate contaminated clothing by sealing in a bag or other container.
Do NOT take working clothes home.
Symbol: T; R: 49-43-53; S: 53-45-61
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations