|CAS #: 97-77-8||Tetraethylthiuramdisulfide
| EINECS #: 202-607-8
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Combustible. Finely dispersed particles form explosive mixtures in air.||NO open flames. Closed system, dust explosion-proof electrical equipment and lighting. Prevent deposition of dust. Prevent build-up of electrostatic charges (e.g., by grounding).||Use water spray, powder, foam, carbon dioxide.|
|PREVENT DISPERSION OF DUST! STRICT HYGIENE! AVOID EXPOSURE OF (PREGNANT) WOMEN!|
|SYMPTOMS||ACUTE HAZARDS||FIRST AID|
|Inhalation||Use ventilation, local exhaust or breathing protection.|
|Skin||Protective gloves.||Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower.|
|Eyes||Wear safety spectacles.||First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Confusion. Headache. Nausea. Vomiting.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Give a slurry of activated charcoal in water to drink. Refer for medical attention .|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Sweep spilled substance into covered containers. If appropriate, moisten first to prevent dusting. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Personal protection: particulate filter respirator adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
|Separated from strong oxidants.|
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION|
Physical State; Appearance
Formula: C10H20N2S4 / ((C2H5)2NCS)2S2
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS|
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|Occupational exposure limits|
TLV: 2 mg/m3, ppm, as TWA; A4 (not classifiable as a human carcinogen).
MAK: (inhalable fraction): 2 mg/m3; peak limitation category: II(8); sensitization of skin (SH); pregnancy risk group: D
|The substance is toxic to aquatic organisms.|
|In combination with alcohol the substance causes effects on cardiovascular and central nervous systems resulting in palpitation, hypotension and hyperventilation.
The effects may be delayed.
Do NOT take working clothes home.
Symbol: Xn, N; R: 22-43-48/22-50/53; S: (2)-24-37-60-61
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations Disulfiram (IARC Summary & Evaluation, Volume 12, 1976)