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Guidance on Safe Use

Guidance on Safe Use

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First-aid measures

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air.
Skin contact: Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Wash off with soap and plenty of water. Call a physician if irritation persists. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Eye contact: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. If symptoms persist, call a physician.

Fire-fighting measures

Suitable extinguishing media: Alcohol-resistant foam, Carbon dioxide (CO2), Dry chemical
Further information: Do not direct a solid stream of water or foam into hot, burning pools: this may cause frothing and increase fire intensity. Cool closed containers exposed to fire with water spray.
Special protective equipment for fire-fighters: Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective suit.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures: Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Avoid contact with liquid and vapours. Use personal protective equipment.
Environmental precautions: Do not flush into surface water or sanitary sewer system.
Methods for cleaning up: Soak up with inert absorbent material. Shovel into suitable container for disposal.

Handling and storage

Handling
Advice on safe handling: Do not swallow. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Avoid breathing vapour, aerosol and mist. Ensure adequate ventilation. Wash hands before breaks and immediately after handling the project.
Advice on protection against fire and explosion: Take measures to prevent the build up of electrostatic charge. Ensure all equipment is electrically grounded before beginning transfer operations. Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking.

Storage
Requirements for storage areas and containers: Keep container tightly closed. Keep away from heat and sources of ignition.

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

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This product is not regarded as dangerous goods to the national and international regulations on the transport of dangerous goods.
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Special provisions / remarks
Remarks:
Keep away from foodstuffs and animal feed.

Inland waterway transport (UN RTDG/ADN(R))

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This product is not regarded as dangerous goods to the national and international regulations on the transport of dangerous goods.
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Special provisions / remarks
Remarks:
Keep away from foodstuffs and animal feed.

Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

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This product is not regarded as dangerous goods to the national and international regulations on the transport of dangerous goods.
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Special provisions / remarks
Remarks:
Keep away from foodstuffs and animal feed.

Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

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This product is not regarded as dangerous goods to the national and international regulations on the transport of dangerous goods.
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Special provisions / remarks
Remarks:
Keep away from foodstuffs and animal feed.
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Engineering measures
Eye wash bottle with pure water. Ensure adequate ventilation, especially in confined areas.

Personal protective equipment
Respiratory protection: Use only in well-ventilated areas.
Hand protection: Advise: Protective gloves made of Neoprene, butyl-rubber, Nitrile rubber.
Eye protection: Safety glasses with side-shields conforming to EN166.
Skin and body protection: Safety shoes and long sleeved clothing.
Hygiene measures: Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wash hands before breaks and at the end of workday. When using, do not eat, drink or smoke.

Stability and reactivity

Conditions to avoid: Avoid contact with Acids and Bases. Reacts with water or moisture to form ethanol.
Further information: Reacts with water liberating small amounts of ethanol. No dangerous reaction if used as recommended.
Hazardous decomposition products: Burning can produce the following combustion products: Carbon oxides, Sulphur oxides, Oxides of silicon. Carbon monoxide is highly toxic if inhalated; carbon dioxide in sufficient concentrations can act as an asphyxiant. Acute overexposure to the products of combustion may result in irritation of the respiratory tract.

Disposal considerations

Product: Can be incinerated, when in compliance with local regulations.
Contaminated packaging: Dispose of as unused product.