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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Inhalation: Remove to fresh air, symptomatic treatment
Emergency measure - Eyes: Rinse with water for at least 15 minutes
Emergency measure - Skin: Wash with water
Emergency measure - Ingestion: Symptomatic treatment

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Combustion products may contain carbon, nitrogen and
sulphur oxides together with some soot and hydrogen
chloride gas. A self-contained breathing apparatus should
be worn. Suitable extinguishing agents are water spray,
carbon dioxide, foam and dry powder

Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: Dampen spilt powder and sweep up. Transfer to waste
containers for disposal by incineration. Absorb solution
spills using suitable agents (eg sand, earth, etc), sweep
up and transfer to waste containers for disposal by
incineration.

Handling and storage

Handling: Use under conditions of good industrial hygiene, minimise
exposure. Respirators satisfying BS 2091B or DIN 58645 part
2 (PREN 146) should be worn if there is a danger of dust
inhalation.

Storage: No special precautions.

Transport information

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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

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Special provisions / remarks
Remarks:
Transport: No special precautions.
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: Certain types of reactive dye have caused respiratory
sensitisation to persons handling them. Care should be
taken when handling compounds of this type.

Disposal considerations

Industry - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Recovery for reuse is not economically possible.

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: Not applicable, no known hazardous effects.

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

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Recommended method. Waste gas treatment should be used to
remove nitrogen and sulphur oxides and hydrogen chloride
gas.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - water purification: The substance is not readily biodegradable but is of low
aquatic toxicity.

Public at large - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Recovery from articles is not possible.

Public at large - Possibility of neutralisation: Not applicable.

Public at large - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Articles dyed with the substance may be disposed of as
domestic waste.