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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

Extinguishing media
- Suitable extinguishing media: Any
- Unsuitable extinguishing media: none

Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture
- Specific hazards during firefighting: Fire may cause evolution of: Carbon monoxide (CO) Carbon dioxide (CO2) Nitrogen oxides (NOx)
- Further information: Prevent fire extinguishing water from contaminating surface water or the ground water system.

Advice for firefighters
- Special protective equipment for firefighters: 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, protective equipment and emergency procedures
Use personal protective equipment.

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

Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up
Methods for cleaning up: Contain spillage, and then collect with an electrically protected vacuum cleaner or by wet-brushing and place in container for disposal according to local regulations.

Handling and storage

Precautions for safe handling:
Avoid dust formation. Use with local exhaust ventilation. Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing.
Take measures to prevent the build up of electrostatic charge. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition.

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities:
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:
3077
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
Environmentally hazardous substance, solid, n.o.s.
Chemical name:
2-NITROBENZYLIDENE METHYL ESTER
Language:
English
Labels:
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Inland waterway transport (UN RTDG/ADN(R))

UN number:
3077
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
Environmentally hazardous substance, solid, n.o.s.
Chemical name:
2-NITROBENZYLIDENE METHYL ESTER
Language:
English
Labels:
9
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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

UN number:
3077
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
Environmentally hazardous substance, solid, n.o.s.
Chemical name:
2-NITROBENZYLIDENE METHYL ESTER
Labels:
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Marine pollutant
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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

UN number:
3077
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
Environmentally hazardous substance, solid, n.o.s.
Chemical name:
2-NITROBENZYLIDENE METHYL ESTER
Labels:
9
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Additional transport information

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

Exposure controls / personal protection

This substance is handled under Strictly Controlled Conditions in accordance with REACH regulation Article 17(3) for on-site isolated intermediates and, in case the substance is transported to other sites for further processing, the substance should be handled at these sites under the Strictly Controlled Conditions as specified in REACH regulation Article 18(4). Site documentation to support safe handling arrangements including the selection of engineering, administrative and personal protective equipment controls in accordance with risk-based management systems is available at each manufacturing site.

Personal protective equipment
Eye protection:Safety glasses
Hand protection: Material: Hand protection: protective gloves for chemicals made of Baypren, nitrile rubber or PVC wear
Remarks: Breakthrough time not tested; dispose of immediately after contamination. Advice: The gloves should not be reused.
Respiratory protection: Recommended respiratory protection: full mask with filter ABEK-ST (ABEK-P3)
Protective measures: Wear suitable protective equipment

Stability and reactivity

Condition to avoid: Do not allow product to come in contact with: Exposure to light.
Materials to avoid: Oxidizing agents
Hazardous reactions: Carbon monoxide (CO) Carbon dioxide (CO2) Nitrogen oxides (NOx)
Possibility of hazardous reactions: deflagration ability: Non-deflagrating

Disposal considerations

During the whole life cycle of the substance all necessary measures in accordance to art. 18(4) of (EC) 1907/2006 are undertaken. The substance is handled under strictly controlled conditions.
Dispose in accordance with current regulations and, if necessary, after consultation with the site operator and/or with the responsible authority, the product may be taken to a waste disposal site or incineration plant.