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First-aid measures

-General information: Remove soiled or soaked clothing immediately. Take for medical treatment

-After contact with skin: Brush off Phosphorus pentoxide from the skin and there after wash with plenty of cold water.

-After contact with eyes: In case of contact with eyes rinse thoroughly with plenty of water and seek medical advice

-After ingestion: Summon a doctor immediately. Do not induce vomiting. When swallowed, allow water to be drunk. Drink Aluminium oxide suspension.

-Advice to doctor: Symptoms: Coughing; Shortness of breath Hazards: Risk of pulmonary oedema Treatment: In case of lung irritation, treat first with Auxiloson i.e. Pulmicort - Dosing aerosol (Auxiloson and Pulmicort are registered Trade Marks).

Fire-fighting measures

-Special protective equipment for firefighting: Wear respiratory protection when fighting fires

Accidental release measures

-Methods for cleaning up/taking up: Pick up mechanically. Rinse away rest with water. Dispose of contaminated

Handling and storage

-Advice on protection against fire and explosion: No special measures necessary.

-Further information on storage conditions: Keep container tightly closed Protect from atmospheric moisture and water

-Storage stability: In the original, unopened packages protected from moisture, product can be stored for at least 12 months

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

UN number:
UN 1807
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
Phosphorus pentoxide
Chemical name:
Diphosphorus pentaoxide
Language:
English
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Inland waterway transport (UN RTDG/ADN(R))

UN number:
UN 1807
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Labels:
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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

UN number:
UN 1807
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
Phosphorus pentoxide
Chemical name:
Diphosphorus pentaoxide
Labels:
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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

UN number:
UN 1807
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
Phosphorus pentoxide
Chemical name:
Diphosphorus pentaoxide
Labels:
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Exposure controls / personal protection

-General protective measures: Avoid contact with eyes and skin Do not inhale dust

-Hygiene measures: Clean skin thoroughly after work; apply skin cream.

-Respiratory protection : Dust mask

-Hand protection : Nitrile rubber gloves

-Minimum breakthrough time / gloves : > 120 min

-Minimum thickness / gloves: 0,35 mmButyl rubber gloves

-Minimum breakthrough time / gloves : > 120 min Minimum thickness / gloves: 0,5 mm

-These types of protective gloves are offered by various manufacturers.

Please note the manufacturers´ detailed statements, especially about the minimum thickness and the minimum breakthrough time. Consider also the particular

working conditions under which the gloves are being used.

-Eye protection : safety glasses

-Body protection : acid-proof protective clothing

Stability and reactivity

-Thermal decomposition : No decomposition if used as prescribed.

-Hazardous reactions; Exothermic reaction: Violent reaction with water at high temperatures. Reactions with numerous chemical compounds, especially those with mobile hydrogen atoms. Reactions with damp air. Violent reactions with -NHx, -OH and -SH groups. Strong dehydrating effect (desiccating).

Disposal considerations

-Product: In accordance with regulations for special waste, must be taken, after pretreatment, to an authorised special waste disposal site Consult manufacturer

-Uncleaned packaging: Uncontaminated packaging may be taken for recycling