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First-aid measures

Eyes: Immediately flush eye(s) with plenty of clean water for at least 15 minutes, while holding the eyelid(s) open. Beyond flushing, do not attempt to remove material from the eye(s). Contact a physician if irritation persists or later develops

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. Dust in throat and nasal passages should clear spontaneously. Contact a physician if irritation persists or later develops

Skin: Wash with cool water and a pH-neutral soap or mild detergent intended for use on skin. Seek medical treatment in all cases of prolonged direct exposure to wet product or prolonged wet skin exposure to dry product

Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. If person is conscious, give large quantity of water. Get immediate medical attention

Fire-fighting measures

Electrofurnace slag does not present fire or explosion hazards. Fires involving ERF slag may be extinguished by any means consistent with other substances involved.

Accidental release measures

Appropriate measures should be taken in order to avoid spillage. Cleanup personnel should use appropriate personal protection equipment to avoid inhalation and skin/eye contact with the dust that can be generated.

Use appropriate tools to collect the spilled material and put it in appropriate storage areas.

Handling and storage

Use gloves to avoid prolonged skin contact if handling substance directly.

Transport information

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Exposure controls / personal protection

General Precautions: Good industrial hygiene should be followed. Avoid skin and eye contact and inhalation of dust.

In case dust is generated so that exposure cannot be maintained below recommended exposure limits the following respiratory and eye protection should be used.

Respiratory Protection: Use respiratory mask

Skin Protection: Protective gloves, shoes and protective clothing that are impervious to water should be worn to avoid contact with skin.

Eye Protection: Safety glasses with side shields should be worn as minimum protection. Dust goggles should be worn when excessive (visible) dust conditions are present or anticipated.

Stability and reactivity

Stability: Stable

Incompatibility: None known

Hazardous Decomposition or Byproducts:Respirable dust particles may be generated when the product is handled

Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur. No conditions to avoid

Disposal considerations

Disposal is to be performed in compliance with all State Regulations.

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