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First-aid measures

1. Description of first aid measures

First-aid measures general : Call a poison center or a doctor if you feel unwell.

First-aid measures after inhalation : Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. Artificial respiration and/or oxygen if necessary. Keep victim warm and rested. Get medical advice/attention.

First-aid measures after skin contact : Take off contaminated clothing. Get medical advice/attention. Wash with plenty of soap and water.

First-aid measures after eye contact : Rinse immediately and thoroughly, pulling the eyelids well away from the eye (15 minutes minimum). Get medical advice/attention.

First-aid measures after ingestion : Get medical advice/attention.

2. Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed

Symptoms/effects after inhalation : May cause respiratory irritation.

Symptoms/effects after skin contact : Irritation.

Symptoms/effects after eye contact : Eye irritation.

3. Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed

Treat symptomatically.

Fire-fighting measures

1. Extinguishing media

Suitable extinguishing media : Water spray. Dry powder. Carbon dioxide. Fight large fires with water spray or alcohol resistant foam.

2. Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture

Fire hazard : Flammable liquid and vapour.

Hazardous decomposition products in case of fire: Toxic fumes may be released. Nitrogen oxides. Carbon oxides (CO, CO2).

3. Advice for firefighters

Protection during firefighting : Do not attempt to take action without suitable protective equipment. Self-contained breathing apparatus. Complete protective clothing.

Accidental release measures

1. Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures

General measures : Wear personal protective equipment. Evacuate area. Ensure there is adequate ventilation. Remove ignition sources.

For emergency responders:

Protective equipment : Do not attempt to take action without suitable protective equipment.

2. Environmental precautions

Avoid release to the environment.

3. Methods and material for containment and cleaning up

Methods for cleaning up : Take up liquid spill into absorbent material. Ventilate area.

Other information : Dispose of materials or solid residues at an authorized site. Keep away from sources of ignition.

Handling and storage

1. Precautions for safe handling

Precautions for safe handling : Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. No smoking. Take precautionary measures against static discharge. Flammable vapours may accumulate in the container. Wear personal protective equipment. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Keep the container hermetically sealed. Handle under inert gas.

Hygiene measures : Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Always wash hands after handling the product.

2. Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities

Technical measures : Material is hygroscopic.

Storage conditions : Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool. Keep container tightly closed. Store locked up. Avoid contact of substance with water. Sensible à l'air. Store away from oxidation agents.

This substance is handled under Strictly Controlled Conditions in accordance with REACH regulation Article 18(4) for transported isolated intermediate. Site documentation to support safe handling arrangements including the selection of engineering, administrative and personal protective equipment controls in accordance with risk-based management system is available at each site. Written confirmation of application of Strictly Controlled Conditions has been received from every Downstream user of the intermediate.

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

UN number:
2943
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Inland waterway transport (UN RTDG/ADN(R))

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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

UN number:
2943
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Proper shipping name and description:
TETRAHYDROFURFURYLAMINE
UN 2943 TETRAHYDROFURFURYLAMINE,3, III (45°C c.c.)
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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

UN number:
2943
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
Tetrahydrofurfurylamine
UN 2943 Tetrahydrofurfurylamine, 3, III
Chemical name:
TETRAHYDROFURFURYLAMINE
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Exposure controls:

Appropriate engineering controls:Ensure good ventilation of the work station. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wash hands before breaks and at the end of workday. Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing.

Hand protection: Protective gloves

Eye protection: Safety glasses

Skin and body protection: Wear suitable protective clothing

Respiratory protection: In case of insufficient ventilation, wear suitable respiratory equipment

Environmental exposure controls: Avoid release to the environment.

This substance is handled under Strictly Controlled Conditions in accordance with REACH regulation Article 18(4) for transported isolated intermediate. Site documentation to support safe handling arrangements including the selection of engineering, administrative and personal protective equipment controls in accordance with risk-based management system is available at each site. Written confirmation of application of Strictly Controlled Conditions has been received from every Downstream user of the intermediate.

Stability and reactivity

1. Reactivity: Flammable liquid and vapour.

2. Chemical stability: Stable under normal conditions.

3. Possibility of hazardous reactions: Strong oxidizing agents.

4. Conditions to avoid: Avoid contact with hot surfaces. Heat. No flames, no sparks. Eliminate all sources of ignition.

5. Incompatible materials: Incompatible with water, humid air. air. Oxidation agents.

6. Hazardous decomposition products: Carbon oxides (CO, CO2). Nitrous gases.

Disposal considerations

Regional legislation (waste) : Disposal must be done according to official regulations.

Waste treatment methods : Dispose of this material and its container to hazardous or special waste collection point, in accordance with local, regional, national and/or international regulation.

Additional information : Flammable vapours may accumulate in the container.