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CAS Number : 10025-77-1
Yellow-orange powder or lumps with a slight odor of hydrochloric acid.
Standard according to Regulation respecting the quality of the work environment
InhalationIn case of dust inhalation, move the person to fresh air and place the person in half-upright position. If breathing has stopped, administer artificial respiration. In case of breathing difficulties, give oxygen. Transfer the person immediately to the nearest medical emergency center.
Eye contactRinse the eyes with plenty of water for 20 minutes . Consult a physician.
Skin contactRemove contaminated clothes promptly. Rinse the skin with plenty of water for 20 minutes or until the product is eliminated. Consult a physician.
IngestionIn case of ingestion, rinse mouth. Give a glass of water to drink. Do not induce vomiting and consult a physician. Never give anything by mouth to an unconsicous or convulsing person .
This product absorbs water from air and reacts with water to produce corrosive fumes of hydrogen chloride and heat.
Extinguishing media and special proceduresThis product is not combustible. If involved in a fire, use carbon dioxide, alcohol-resistant foam or dry chemicals. In the case of a major fire, you can also use water spray. Do not use water steams. Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus with a full face mask and protective clothing. Cool containers with water spray.
Occupational exposure occurs mainly through contact with the eyes, skin or inhalation of dusts and mists.
Effects of short-term exposure
Skin and eye contactThis product is irritant or corrosive to the skin, eyes and respiratory tract. The severity of symptoms may vary with exposure conditions (contact length, product concentration, etc.).
Respiratory tractAbove than or equal to 1mg/m³ (as Fe), wear a particulate filter respirator with a full face mask.SkinWear plastic or rubber gloves. If needed, wear an impermeable paron and boots to prevent skin contact.
EyesWear a faceshield if there is a risk of dust exposure or splash exposure from corrrosive liquid..
Handle away from incompatible materials. Avoid inhalating dust or powder.
Store in a tightly sealed container, in a cool, dry and well-ventilated area.
Leak or spill
Pick up solid and place in a tightly closed container. Avoid generating dust clouds.