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First-aid measures

Obtain medical attention and proceed in the meantime as follows:

- Inhalation : Move the victim out of the polluted zone and away to fresh air.

- Ingestion : First wash out mouth with water. DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Immediately seek medical assistance

- Eye contact : Rinse out with plenty of water for at least 10 minutes with the eyelid wide open. Do not rub the eyes

- Skin contact : Quickly remove contaminated clothing. Wash skin with soapy water.

Fire-fighting measures

- Extinguishing media :

Recommended : Water / CO2 / powders / foams.

Inadvisable : /

- Specific danger : When heated strongly, toxic fumes of Cd, CdO and Nox are


- Specific intervention methods: : /

- Protective equipment : Use independent breathing equipment

Accidental release measures

- Personal Precautions : Don't inhale the dust. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.

- Environmental Precautions : Do not allow to enter drains

- Cleaning up : Collect dispersed material by sweeping or, better, by aspiration avoiding dust generation.

Handling and storage

- Handling : Common precautionary measures in keeping with the danger. Avoid dust generation

- Storage : Store in a dry place at room temperature, in tightly closed containers.

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

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Cadmium compound, N.O.S. (cadmium nitrate)
Marine pollutant
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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

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Exposure controls / personal protection

- Technical measures : /

- Specific control parameters : TLV : 0,01 mg/m³

- Personal protective equipment

Respiratory protection : Anti dust mask with P2 filter

Hand protection : Rubber gloves

Eye protection : Safety glasses

Skin and body protection : Suitable protective clothes

Stability and reactivity

- Stability : Stable

- Conditions to avoid : /

- Substances to avoid : Magnesium, reducting agents, bases

- Hazardous decomposition products: : Toxic fumes of CdO and NOX

- Thermal decomposition substances:  /

Disposal considerations

Dispose in accordance with local provisions.