First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.
Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.
CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
Personal protection: particulate filter respirator adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Sweep spilled substance into covered containers. If appropriate, moisten first to prevent dusting.
According to UN GHS Criteria
Transportation UN Classification
Separated from strong oxidants.
PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION
Physical State; Appearance ORANGE POWDER.
Chemical dangers On combustion, forms toxic fumes. Reacts with strong oxidants.
Formula: C10H8O2 / C10H6(OH)2
Molecular mass: 160.2
Decomposes at 250°C Solubility in water, g/100ml at 20°C: 0.06 Flash point: 252°C c.c. Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: 1.82
EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS
Routes of exposure The substance can be absorbed into the body by ingestion.
Effects of short-term exposure The substance is mildly irritating to the eyes.
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
Insufficient data are available on the effect of this substance on human health, therefore utmost care must be taken.
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