TYPES OF HAZARD
|ACUTE HAZARDS / SYMPTOMS||PREVENTION||FIRST AID / FIRE-FIGHTING|
|FIRE||Combustible.||NO open flames.||Use dry powder, foam, carbon dioxide.|
|EXPOSURE||PREVENT GENERATION OF MISTS!|
|Inhalation||Sore throat. Cough.||Use ventilation, local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||Redness. Pain. Burning sensation. Skin burns.||Protective gloves. Protective clothing.||Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower for at least 15 minutes. Refer immediately for medical attention.|
|Eyes||Redness. Pain. Severe burns.||Wear face shield or eye protection in combination with breathing protection.||Rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible). Refer immediately for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Burning sensation in the throat and chest.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Give one or two glasses of water to drink. Do NOT induce vomiting. Refer for medical attention .|
|PACKAGING & LABELLING|
|Personal protection: complete protective clothing. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Collect leaking and spilled liquid in sealable containers as far as possible. Absorb remaining liquid in sand or inert absorbent. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations.||
Symbol: C, N; R: 22-34-62-63-50/53; S: (1/2)-26-36/37/39-45-46-60-61
UN Hazard Class: 8; UN Pack Group: II
Harmful if swallowed
May be harmful in contact with skin
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child
Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects
|EMERGENCY RESPONSE||SAFE STORAGE|
|NFPA Code: H3; F1; R0.||Store in an area without drain or sewer access. Separated from strong oxidants and strong bases. Provision to contain effluent from fire extinguishing.|
Physical State; Appearance
COLOURLESS-TO-PALE YELLOW LIQUID WITH CHARACTERISTIC ODOUR.
Occupational exposure limits
Routes of exposure
Serious local effects on contact with eyes and skin.
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|PHYSICAL PROPERTIES||ENVIRONMENTAL DATA|
Boiling point: 290-300°C
Melting point: -8°C
Relative density (water = 1): 0.95 (20°C)
Solubility in water, g/100ml at 25°C: 0.06 (very poor)
Vapour pressure, Pa at 25°C: 0,3
Relative vapour density (air = 1): 7.59
Relative density of the vapour/air-mixture at 20°C (air = 1): 1.05
Flash point: 141-155°C c.c.
Auto-ignition temperature: 370°C
Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: 4.48
|The substance is very toxic to aquatic organisms. Bioaccumulation of this chemical may occur in aquatic organisms. It is strongly advised not to let the chemical enter into the environment.|
The purity of 4-nonylphenol (branched) is reported as 90% w/w with the following impurities: 2-Nonylphenol (5% w/w), 2,4-Dinonylphenol (5% w/w).
The recommendations on this Card also apply to Nonyphenol CAS 25154-52-3, Isononyl phenol CAS 11066-49-2, Nonyl phenol (branched) CAS 90481-04-2.
See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations