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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

- Eye contact :
In case of eye contact, immediately rinse with clean water for 15 minutes.
Seek medical advice immediately.

- Skin contact :
Wash skin thoroughly with mild soap and water.
Remove contaminated clothing and shoes.
Wash clothing before re-using.

- Inhalation :
Remove casualty to fresh air and keep warm and at rest.
If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
Seek medical advice immediately.

- Ingestion :
Do not induce vomiting
Give nothing to drink.
Seek medical advice immediately.

Fire-fighting measures

Not combustible.

Suitable extinguishing media :
CO2, Powder, water, sand.

Unsuitable extinguishing media :
None.

Specific hazards :
In case of fire may liberate toxic gases.

Special protective equipment for fire-fighters:
Wear self contained breathing apparatus.
Wear impervious protective suits, gloves, and boots.

Additional information:
Use water stream to cool containers.
Keep public away from danger area.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions :
Avoid dust production.
Avoid all contact with this substance.
See protective measures under point 7:
wear safety glasses.
Use rubber gloves.
Wear impervious safety shoes.
Wear Respiratory protection equipment.
Keep public away from danger area.

Environmental precautions :
Do not allow to enter into surface water or drains soil/subsoil

After spillage and/or leakage :
Sweep or shovel spills into appropriate container for disposal.

Handling and storage

Storage :
Keep away from : acids
Store in dry, well-ventilated area.
Keep packaging closed when not in use.

Handling :
Do not breathe dust.
Avoid all contact with this substance.
Suitable respiratory equipment.
Wash hands plentifully and other exposed areas with water after handling.
Remove contaminated clothing and shoes.
Wash clothing before re-using.
Provide adequate ventilation to minimize dust concentrations

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

UN number:
1690
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T : Toxic
Transport hazard symbol : 6
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Inland waterway transport (UN RTDG/ADN(R))

UN number:
1690
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T : Toxic
Transport hazard symbol : 6
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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

UN number:
1690
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
Sodium fluoride, solid
Chemical name:
Sodium fluoride
Labels:
T : Toxic
Transport hazard symbol : 6
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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

UN number:
1690
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
Sodium fluoride, solid
Chemical name:
Sodium fluoride
Labels:
T : Toxic
Transport hazard symbol : 6
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Exposure controls / personal protection

- Hand protection :
Use rubber gloves.

- Skin protection :
Wear closed personal protective clothing.

- Eye protection :
Wear safety glasses with side protection.

- Respiratory protection :
Use respiratory protection mask according to EN 140 or EN 405 with filter type P3 according to EN 143: 2000 or FFP3 according to EN 149:2001

- Technical measures :
Emergency eye wash fountain and safety shower should be available in the immediate vicinity of any potential exposure.
Provide adequate ventilation and local exhaust ventilation at critical locations.

TLV -TWA [mg/m³] : 2.5 [Inorganic fluorides (expressed in F)]

Stability and reactivity

Stability and reactivity : Stable.
Materials to avoid : Acids ( Release of fluorhydric acid. )
Conditions to avoid : Heat.

Disposal considerations

Disposal : Flush spill area with water. Hazardous waste due to toxicity. Dispose of this
material and its container at hazardous or special waste collection point. Dispose in
a safe manner in accordance with local/national regulations.
Packaging : Empty packaging can have residues or dusts and are subject to proper waste
disposal, as above.Dispose in a safe manner in accordance with local/national regulations.