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First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Inhalation: Remove to fresh air.

Emergency measure - Eyes: Rinse immediately with plenty of water for at least 15

minutes.  Seek medical advice if symptoms persist.

Emergency measure - Skin: Wash immediately with plenty of water and soap if available.

Emergency measure - Ingestion: Seek medical advice.

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Water spray, alcohol foam ,carbon dioxide or dry chemical.

Water stream may be ineffective.

Product arising from burning: Could contain the following:  carbon monoxide, carbon

dioxide, oxides of sulphur (includes sulphur di and tri

oxides), oxides of nitrogen.

Product determined by test: N

Protective equipment: Self-contained breathing apparatus.

Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: Personnel should avoid conatct with skin and eyes.

Remove sources of ignition.

Wear appropriate personal protective equipment (as in

Section 2.3.10), impermeable boots and respirator.

Cover spills with some inert absorbent.

Sweep up into containers for disposal.

Flush spill area with water.

Handling and storage

Handling: Before eating, drinking or smoking, wash face and hands

thoroughly with soap and water.

Avoid unnecessary skin contact.

Impervious gloves and apron are recommended to avoid skin


For operations where eye or face contact can occur, wear eye

protection such as chemical splash proof goggles or face


Where exposures are below the Permissible Exposure Limit

(PEL), no respiratory protection is required.

Where exposures exceed the PEL, use respirator approved by

NIOSH for material and level of exposure.

Keep away from heat and flame.  Wash thoroughly after


Storage: Storage areas should have fire-safe practises and electrical

equipment in accordance with Electrical and Fire Protection

codes (NFPA-30) governing Class III A combustible liquids.

Store in a cool, dry, well ventilated room away from sources

of ignition.

Packaging of the substance and or preparation: 55 gallon (250 kg) high density polyethylene (HDPE) drums.

275 gallon (1000 litre) tote bins constructed of a HDPE

bladder in a galvanised steel cage.

18,000 to 25,000 litres isotainers of 316 stainless steel.

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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

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Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: Avoid strong acids and bases and also oxidising agents.

Chemical reaction with water: None reported.

Dust explosion: Not applicable as test substance is a liquid.

Dust explosion determined by test: N

Disposal considerations

Industry - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Aqueous waste streams containing the test substance can be

recycled in the use process.

There is no known method for recovery of the test substance.

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: Incineration.

Industry - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Not recommended.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: This is the preferred method of disposal.

Code 660

Industry - Possibility of destruction - water purification: Not recommended.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - other: None known.

Public at large - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Not applicable as the test substance is not used in the

public domain.