|CAS #: 77-73-6|
| UN #: 2048
|EC Number: 201-052-9
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Flammable. Above 32°C explosive vapour/air mixtures may be formed.||NO open flames, NO sparks and NO smoking. Above 32°C use a closed system, ventilation and explosion-proof electrical equipment.||Use water in large amounts, foam, carbon dioxide, powder. In case of fire: keep drums, etc., cool by spraying with water.|
|Inhalation||Cough. Sore throat. Headache.||Use ventilation (not if powder), local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest.|
|Skin||Redness. Pain.||Protective gloves.||Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.|
|Eyes||Redness. Pain.||Wear safety goggles.||First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Abdominal pain. Nausea.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Refer for medical attention .|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Remove all ignition sources. Personal protection: filter respirator for organic gases and particulates adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Sweep spilled substance into covered sealable containers. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
|Store only if stabilized. Store in an area without drain or sewer access. Fireproof. Cool. Keep in the dark. Separated from strong oxidants.|
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION|
Physical State; Appearance
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS|
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS|
TLV: 5 ppm as TWA.
MAK: 2.7 mg/m3, 0.5 ppm; peak limitation category: I(1); pregnancy risk group: D
|The substance is toxic to aquatic organisms.|
|An added stabilizer or inhibitor can influence the toxicological properties of this substance, consult an expert.
Check for peroxides prior to distillation; eliminate if found.
Other melting points: 11-13°C for technical product.
Symbol: F, Xn, N; R: 11-20/22-36/37/38-51/53; S: (2)-36/37-61
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations Dicyclopentadiene (SIDS)