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First-aid measures

General advice:       Take off all contaminated clothing immediately.

If inhaled:              Remove to fresh air. If symptoms persist, call a physician.

In case of skin contact:       After contact with skin, wash immediately with plenty of soap and water. If skin reactions occur, contact a physician.

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

If swallowed:       If swallowed, seek medical advice immediately and show this container or label.

Fire-fighting measures

Suitable extinguishing media:       Use water spray, alcohol-resistant foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.

Unsuitable extinguishing agents:       High volume water jet

Fire may cause evolution of:       Carbon oxide, Nitrogen oxides (NOx), Sulphur oxides

Special protective equipment for fire-fighters: In the event of fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus. Use personal protective equipment.

Further information:              Prevent fire extinguishing water from contaminating surface water or the ground water system.

Accidental release measures

Personal Precautions:              Use personal protective equipment. No special precautions required.

Environmental precautions:       Do not flush into surface water or sanitary sewer system.

Methods for cleaning or taking up:       Cover spilt product with liqiud-binding material (sand, silica gel, acid binder, universal binder, hybilat).

                    Take up mechanically and fill into labelled, closed containers.

Further accidental release measures:       Keep away from/remove sources of ignition.

Handling and storage

Advice on safe handling:              Avoid formation of aerosol. Only handle product with local exhaust ventilation. Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing.

Advice on protection against fire and explosion:       No special protective measures against fire required.

Requirements for storage areas and containers::       For storage suitable stores with adequate product-reception volume must be used.

                           During handling local official regulations must be observed in order to avert impairment of water by the product.

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

UN number:
UN2810
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
TOXIC LIQUID, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
MM-Benzothiophene
Language:
English
Labels:
6.1
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Inland waterway transport (UN RTDG/ADN(R))

UN number:
UN2810
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
TOXIC LIQUID, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
MM-Benzothiophene
Language:
English
Labels:
6.1
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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

UN number:
UN2810
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
TOXIC LIQUID, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
MM-Benzothiophene
Labels:
6.1
Remarksopen allclose all

Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

UN number:
UN2810
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
TOXIC LIQUID, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
MM-Benzothiophene
Labels:
6.1
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Additional transport information

Additional information
Special provisions / remarks / other:
Toxic Keep dry.
Keep separated from foodstuffs.

Exposure controls / personal protection

This intermediate is handled under Strictly Controlled Conditions in accordance with the ECHA REACH Guidance on Intermediates.  Site documentation to demonstrate safe handling arrangements in accordance with risk-based management systems is available at each Manufacturing site.

Personal protective equipment

Respiratory protection: respirator with P3 filter

Eye protection: safety glasses with side-shields

Hand protection: During the handling of the substance according to the intended use protection gloves from nitrile rubber have been proved. During the handling of pure solid substances or powder mixtures a permeation of the rubber material is not to be expected. In case of doubt, especially

during handling of the substance together with organic solvents, the stability of the protection gloves has to be clarified with the manufacturer.

Skin and body protection: Choose body protection according to the amount and concentration of the dangerous substance at the work place.

Stability and reactivity

Condition to avoid: No data available

Materials to avoid: No data available

Hazardous reactions: None known

Disposal considerations

Product: Dispose of as special waste in compliance with local and national regulations