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First-aid measures

1. Description of first aid measures
After Inhalation : In the event of exposure to high concentrations of dust :
- Move the affected person away from the contaminated area and into the fresh air.
- Give artificial respiration if necessary.

After Skin contact :
- Remove by wiping.
- Remove all contaminated clothing and footwear.
- Rinse immediately with plenty of water.
- If case of redness or irritation, call a doctor.

After Eye contact :
- Rinse immediately and thoroughly, pulling the eyelids well away from the eye (15 minutes minimum). Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
- Always consult an eye specialist, even if there are no immediate symptoms.

After Ingestion :
- Rinse mouth with water
- Call medical assistance immediately and show a copy of the material safety data sheet.

2. Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed:
- Symptoms/injuries after skin contact: May cause an allergic skin reaction.
- Symptoms/injuries after eye contact: Risk of serious damage to eyes.

3. Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed: Treat symptomatically.

Fire-fighting measures

1. Extinguishing media : All extinguishing media can be used.

2. Special hazards arising from the substance :
- Fire hazard: Not classified as flammable by EC criteria, but may present a hazard in the event of a fire.
- Hazardous decomposition products in case of fire : Thermal decomposition generates : Carbon oxides (CO, CO2). Nitrogen oxides. Various hydrocarbon fragments.

3. Advice for fire-fighters :
- Precautionary measures fire: Avoid raising powdered material due to explosion hazard. Contain the extinguishing fluids by bunding (the product is hazardous for the environment).
- Protection of fire-fighters: Do not attempt to take action without suitable protective equipment. Self-contained breathing apparatus. Complete protective clothing.

Accidental release measures

1. Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures:
- For non-emergency personnel --> Emergency procedures: Avoid contact with skin and eyesprocedures. Do not breathe dust.
- For emergency responders --> Protective equipment: Do not attempt to take action without suitable protective equipment. For further information refer to section "Exposure controls/personal protection" below.

2. Environmental precautions : Contain the spilled material by bunding (product is hazardous for the environment). Do not discharge into the environment

3. Methods and material for containment and cleaning up:
- Sweep up or vacuum up the product.
- Minimize generation of dust. Wash away residue with large amounts of water.
- Dispose of contaminated materials in accordance with current regulations.

For further information refect to section "Disposal considerations" below

Handling and storage

1. Precautions for safe handling
Precautions for safe handling
-Ensure good ventilation of the work station
-Extraction to remove dust at its source
-Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
-Do not breathe dust
- Avoid raising powdered material due to explosion hazard

Hygiene measures :
-Always wash your hands after handling the product.
-Do not drink, eat or smoke in the workplace

2. Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities
Storage conditions
- Keep container tightly closed
- Store in a dry, cool place
- Protected from moisture

Packaging materials
- Store in original container

3. Specific end use(s) : No additionall information available.

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

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Chemical name:
(3-{[(2,4)and(2,5)and(2,6)-dimethylphenyl]and[(2-ethylphenyl)]}-1-{[(2,4)and(2,5)and(2,6)-dimethylphenyl]and[(2-ethylphenyl)]}guanidinium m-[[p-anilinophenyl]azo]benzenesulfonate
Special provisions / remarks
Special provisions:
274, 335, 601, 375
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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

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Proper shipping name and description:
Marine pollutant
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Exposure controls / personal protection

1. Control parameters
No additional information available

2. Exposure controls
- Technical measures: Ensure good ventilation of the work station. Extraction to remove dust at its source.

- Hand protection: Impermeable protective gloves. The protective gloves to be used must comply with the specifications of EC directive 89/686/EEC and the resultant standard EN 374. Breakthrough time : refer to the recommandations of the supplier.

- Eye protection: Sealed safety goggles.

- Skin and body protection: Protective clothing

- Respiratory protection: In the event of insufficient ventilation: Wear a suitable respiratory mask.

Stability and reactivity

1. Reactivity : To our knowledge, the product does not present any particular risk.

2. Chemical stability : Stable at ambient temperature and under normal conditions of use

3. Possibility of hazardous reactions : Potential dust explosion hazard

4. Conditions to avoid : None, to our knowledge

5. Incompatible materials : None, to our knowledge

6. Hazardous decomposition : Under normal conditions of storage and use, hazardous decomposition products should not be produced.

Disposal considerations

Waste treatment method: Dispose of in accordance with relevant local regulations. Destroy at an authorised site.

Additional information: The user's attention is drawn to the possible existence of specific european, national or local regulations regarding disposal.