Combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire.
NO open flames.
Use water spray, powder.
Fresh air, rest.
Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.
Wear safety spectacles.
First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.
Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.
Rinse mouth. Refer for medical attention .
CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
Sweep spilled substance into covered containers. If appropriate, moisten first to prevent dusting. Carefully collect remainder. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations.
According to UN GHS Criteria
Transportation UN Classification
PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION
Physical State; Appearance ODOURLESS WHITE SOLID IN VARIOUS FORMS.
Chemical dangers On combustion, forms toxic and corrosive fumes including hydrogen chloride. The solution in water is a weak acid.
Formula: ClC6H4COOH / C7H5ClO2
Molecular mass: 156.6
Melting point: 243°C Density: 1.5 g/cm³ Solubility in water: none Vapour pressure, Pa at 25°C: 0.3 Relative vapour density (air = 1): 5.4 Relative density of the vapour/air-mixture at 20°C (air = 1): 1 Flash point: 238°C Auto-ignition temperature: 545°C Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: 2.65
EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS
Routes of exposure The substance can be absorbed into the body by ingestion.
Effects of short-term exposure See Notes.
Inhalation risk No indication can be given about the rate at which a harmful concentration of this substance in the air is reached when dispersed.
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure See Notes.
OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
Insufficient data are available on the effect of this substance on human health, therefore utmost care must be taken.
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