|DIBROMODIFLUOROMETHANE||ICSC: 1419 (November 2003)|
| CAS #: 75-61-6
| UN #: 1941
|EC Number: 200-885-5
|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.|
|Inhalation||Cough. Sore throat. Laboured breathing. Shortness of breath. Confusion. Drowsiness. Unconsciousness.||Use ventilation, local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Half-upright position. Artificial respiration may be needed. Refer for medical attention. See Notes.|
|Skin||Protective gloves.||Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.|
|Eyes||Wear safety spectacles.||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. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
|See Chemical Dangers.|
|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: 100 ppm as TWA|
|Avoid release to the environment because of its impact on the ozone layer.|
|Check oxygen content before entering area.
The symptoms of lung oedema 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.
Chlorofluorocarbons are known to cause effect on the cardiovascular system.
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations