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First-aid measures

Emergency measure - Inhalation: Seek immediate medical attention.

Emergency measure - Eyes: Flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes,

lifting eyelids occasionally to irrigate.  Seek immediate

medical attention.

Emergency measure - Skin: Flush skin immediately with copious amounts of water.  Wash

affected area with soap if available. If irritation persists

or signs of toxicity occur, seek medical attention.

Emergency measure - Ingestion: Seek immediate medical attention.

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Carbon dioxide, dry chemical or foam.

Do not use water or water foam as may cause violent


Product arising from burning: Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, unknown hydrocarbons.

Product determined by test: N

Protective equipment: Wear full protective clothing and a self-contained breathing


Accidental release measures

Emergency measures in case of spillage: Dyke spill. Prevent from entering water courses. Soak up

substance with suitable absorbent material. Place material

in suitable container for disposal. Ventilate area and wash

spill site with water.  Collect water for disposal. Do not

flush wash water into sewers or waterways.

All workers should wear protective clothing.  If ventilation

is inadequate or significant exposure is likely a respirator

should be worn.

Handling and storage

Handling: Wear suitable protective clothing - chemical resistant

gloves, safety glasses with side shield and coveralls. Local

exhaust ventilation should be in place.

Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing.  Hands and face

should be washed thoroughly with soap and water after


Storage: Store in a cool, dry, well ventilated area.  Containers

should be correctly labelled and kept tightly closed.

Do not store with acids, bases or oxidisers.

Packaging of the substance and or preparation: 5 gallon polyethylene pails.

Transport information

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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

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Special provisions / remarks
Transport: Transport in sealed, unbreakable containers, secured against

Do not transport with acids, bases or oxidisers.
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: Thermal decomposition could produce carbon monoxide, carbon

dioxide and unidentified organic compounds.

Chemical reaction with water: None reported.

Dust explosion: Not applicable.

Dust explosion determined by test: N

Disposal considerations

Industry - Possibility of recovery/recycling: Recovery for recycling is not possible.

Industry - Possibility of neutralisation: None known.

Industry - Possibility of destruction: controlled discharge: Landfill is the recommended method of disposal.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - incineration: Not recommended.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - water purification: Not recommended.

Industry - Possibility of destruction - other: Not applicable.

Public at large - Possibility of recovery/recycling: The substance will only enter the public domain in the form

of cosmetic preparations which can be disposed of as normal

domestic waste.