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CAS Number : 1309-37-1
Reddish-brown to black crystals. Fumes are reddish-brown.
Not a controlled product (disclosure at 1% or more in a mixture)
Standard according to Regulation respecting the quality of the work environment
InhalationIn case of dust or fume inhalation, move the person to fresh air.
Eye contactRinse the eyes with plenty of water for 5 minutes or until the product is removed. If irritation persists, consult a physician.
Skin contactRinse the skin with water and soap.
IngestionIn case of ingestion, rinse mouth with water. Consult a physician in case of unusual symptoms.
This product is stable and non-combustible.
Extinguishing media and special proceduresIf involved in a fire, use any means suitable for extinguishing surrounding materials.
Effects of repeated or prolonged exposure
Dust inhalationPossibility of iron dust or fume accumulation in the lungs without any apparent symptom (siderosis).
Respiratory tractAbove than or equal to 5 mg/m3 (as Fe), use any dust, mist and fume respirator.
SkinWear skin protection when needed.
EyesWear safety glasses if there is a risk of dust exposure.
Avoid inhalating dust or powder. Handle in a well-ventilated area.
Store in a well-ventilated area.
Leak or spill
Pick up solid and place in a closed container.