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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

General advice:

Move out of dangerous area.

In the case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible).

Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.


Move to fresh air.

If unconscious place in recovery position and seek medical advice.

Skin contact:

Take off contaminated clothing and shoes immediately.

Wash contaminated clothing before re-use.

Cover wound with sterile dressing.

Immediate medical treatment is necessary as untreated wounds from corrosion of the skin heal slowly and with difficulty.

If skin irritation persists, call a physician.

Wash off immediately with soap and plenty of water.

Eye contact:

Protect unharmed eye.

In the case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.

Remove contact lenses.


Prevent vomiting if possible.

Immediately give large quantities of water to drink.

If a person vomits when lying on his back, place him in the recovery position.

Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

If accidentally swallowed obtain immediate medical attention.

Fire-fighting measures

Suitable extinguishing media:

Use water spray, alcohol-resistant foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.

Extinguishing media which shall not be used for safety reasons:

High volume water jet

Specific hazards during firefighting:

Do not use a solid water stream as it may scatter and spread fire.

Special protective equipment for firefighters:

In the event of fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus.

Further information:

In the event of fire and/or explosion do not breathe fumes.

Use water spray to cool unopened containers.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions:

Ensure adequate ventilation.

Use personal protective equipment.

Keep people away from and upwind of spill/leak.

Environmental precautions:

No special environmental precautions required.

Methods for cleaning up:

Soak up with inert absorbent material (e.g. sand, silica gel, acid binder, universal binder, sawdust).

Dam up.

Wipe up with absorbent material (e.g. cloth, fleece).

Additional advice:

Local authorities should be advised if significant spillages cannot be contained.

Suppress (knock down) gases/vapours/mists with a water spray jet.

Handling and storage

Advice on safe handling:

Plan first aid action before beginning work with this product.

Wear personal protective equipment.

In case of insufficient ventilation, wear suitable respiratory equipment.

Advice on protection against fire and explosion:

When using do not smoke.

Requirements for storage areas and containers:

Store in original container.

Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

To maintain product quality, do not store in heat or direct sunlight.

Containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage.

Advice on common storage:

No special restrictions on storage with other products.

Other data:

No decomposition if stored and applied as directed.

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

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Exposure controls / personal protection

Engineering measures:


Personal protective equipment

Respiratory protection:

In the case of vapour formation use a respirator with filter model ABEK.

Hand protection:

Wear chemicals-resistant gloves, e.g. safety gloves of chloroprene Level 2 or of butyl rubber Level 6.

Eye protection:

Wear face-shield and protective suit for abnormal processing problems.

Safety glasses

Skin and body protection:

Impervious clothing

Remove and wash contaminated clothing before re-use.

Hygiene measures:

Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing.

Wash hands before breaks and immediately after handling the product.

Protective measures:

When using do not eat, drink or smoke.

Stability and reactivity

No dangerous reaction known under conditions of normal use.

Disposal considerations


Where possible recycling is preferred to disposal or incineration.

If recycling is not practicable, dispose of in compliance with local regulations.

Contaminated packaging:

Empty remaining contents.

Dispose of as unused product.