|ICSC: 1748 (November 2009)
| CAS #: 590-86-3
| UN #: 2058
|EC Number: 209-691-5
|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. Do NOT use compressed air for filling, discharging, or handling.
|Use dry sand, carbon dioxide, dry powder. NO water. In case of fire: keep drums, etc., cool by spraying with water.
|Sore throat. Cough.
|Use ventilation. Avoid inhalation of mist.
|Fresh air, rest.
|Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.
|Wear safety spectacles.
|Rinse with plenty of water (remove contact lenses if easily possible).
|Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.
|Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
|CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
|Remove all ignition sources. Evacuate danger area! Consult an expert! Personal protection: filter respirator for organic gases and vapours adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Collect leaking liquid in sealable containers. 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
DANGERHighly flammable liquid and vapour
Causes mild skin irritation
Causes eye irritation
May be harmful if swallowed and enters airways
Toxic to aquatic life
|Fireproof. Well closed. Store in an area without drain or sewer access. Provision to contain effluent from fire extinguishing.
|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
|The substance is toxic to aquatic organisms. It is strongly advised not to let the chemical enter into the environment.
|Health effects of exposure to the substance have not been investigated adequately.
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations