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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

General information
Remove soiled or soaked clothing immediately
If someone exposed to the product feels unwell, contact a doctor and show this safety data
sheet.
After inhalation
Remove the casualty into fresh air and keep him calm.
Summon a doctor immediately.
No direct breathing aid should be given by the first medical helper
After contact with skin
In case of contact with skin wash off immediately with soap and water
Consult a doctor if skin irritation persists.
After contact with eyes
Rinse immediately with gently running water for 15 minutes, maintaining eyelids open. Consult
at once an ophthalmologist or a physician.
After ingestion
Summon a doctor immediately.
Induce vomiting in case medical help is not readily available and when the patient is concious
(Vomit should not go into the respiratoy air tract).

Fire-fighting measures

Suitable extinguishing media
water spray jet
carbon dioxide
foam
dry powder
Special hazards from the substance itself, its combustion products or from its vapours
In case of fires, hazardous combustion gases are formed: Carbon monoxide (CO)
Hydrogen chloride (HCl)
Nitrogen oxides (NOx)
Special protective equipment for firefighting
Use self-contained breathing apparatus

Accidental release measures

Methods for cleaning up/taking up
Take up mechanically
Dispose of as prescribed
When picked up, treat material as prescribed under heading "Disposal".
Containers in which spilt substance has been collected must be adequately labelled

Handling and storage

Advice on safe handling
Take precautionary measures against electrostatic loading.
Advice on protection against fire and explosion
Avoid formation of dust
Further information on storage conditions
Keep container dry

Transport information

Land transport (ADR/RID)

UN number:
2811
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Class:
6.1
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
Primary risk: 6.1
Hazard symbol: T Toxic
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Inland waterway transport (ADN(R))

UN number:
2811
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Class:
6.1
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
Primary risk: 6.1
Hazard symbol: T Toxic
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Marine transport (IMDG)

UN number:
2811
Proper shipping name and description:
Toxic solid, organic, n.o.s.
Chemical name:
CHLOROACETAMIDE
Class:
6.1
Packaging group:
III
EmS code:
F-A S-A
Labels:
Primary risk: 6.1
Hazard symbol: T Toxic
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Air transport ICAO/IATA

UN number:
2811
Proper shipping name and description:
Toxic solid, organic, n.o.s.
Chemical name:
CHLOROACETAMIDE
Class:
6.1
Packaging group:
III
Labels:
Primary risk: 6.1
Hazard symbol: T Toxic
Remarks
German Wassergefährdungsklasse : 2 wassergefährdend (Classification acc. to VwVwS, Anhang 2), Registration no: 1517
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Exposure controls / personal protection

General protective measures
Do not inhale dust
Avoid contact with eyes and skin
Hygiene measures
Keep away from foodstuffs and beverages.
Wash hands before breaks and after work.
Respiratory protection : Dust mask
Hand protection : Polychloroprene gloves
Minimum thickness / gloves 0,65 mm
These types of protective gloves are offered by various
manufacturers. Please note the manufacturers´ detailed
statements, especially about the minimum thickness and the
minimum breakthrough time. Consider also the particular
working conditions under which the gloves are being used.
Eye protection : safety glasses

Stability and reactivity

Thermal decomposition : > 117 °C
Hazardous reactions
Risk of dust explosions.
Hazardous decomposition products
Hydrogen chloride (HCl)
Monochloroacetic acid
Conditions to avoid
Strong alkalis and acids

Disposal considerations

Product
HCl must be removed by flue gas scrubbing
In accordance with regulations for special waste, must be taken after pretreatment to an
authorised special waste disposal site or incineration plant