|1-CHLORO-3-NITROBENZENE||ICSC: 1633 (April 2007)|
| CAS #: 121-73-3
| UN #: 1578
|EC Number: 204-469-1
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire. Finely dispersed particles form explosive mixtures in air.||NO open flames.||Use water spray, foam, carbon dioxide.|
|PREVENT DISPERSION OF DUST! STRICT HYGIENE!|
|Inhalation||Blue lips, fingernails and skin. Dizziness. Headache. Nausea. Confusion. Convulsions.||Use local exhaust. Use breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention. See Notes.|
|Skin||MAY BE ABSORBED! See Inhalation.||Protective gloves. Protective clothing.||Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap. Refer for medical attention .|
|Eyes||Redness.||Wear safety goggles.||Rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible).|
|Ingestion||Blue lips, fingernails and skin. See Inhalation.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Refer immediately for medical attention.|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Sweep spilled substance into sealable 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
DANGERHarmful if swallowed
Toxic in contact with skin
Toxic to aquatic life
Causes damage to blood
|Separated from combustible substances, reducing agents and food and feedstuffs. Store in an area without drain or sewer access. Provision to contain effluent from fire extinguishing.|
|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|
|MAK skin absorption (H)|
|The substance is toxic to aquatic organisms. It is strongly advised not to let the chemical enter into the environment.|
|TLV (as para-nitrochlorobenzene): 0.1 ppm (skin) A3 (confirmed animal carcinogen with unknown relevance to humans) BEI issued (ACGIH 2006).
See ICSC 0028.
Depending on the degree of exposure, periodic medical examination is suggested.
Specific treatment is necessary in case of poisoning with this substance; the appropriate means with instructions must be available.
Rinse contaminated clothing with plenty of water because of fire hazard.
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations