|VINYL TOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)||ICSC: 0514 (March 1996)|
|Methyl styrene (mixed isomers)
Ethenylmethylbenzene (mixed isomers)
| CAS #: 25013-15-4
| UN #: 2618
|EC Number: 246-562-2
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Flammable. Heating will cause rise in pressure with risk of bursting. Above 54°C explosive vapour/air mixtures may be formed.||NO open flames, NO sparks and NO smoking. Above 54°C use a closed system, ventilation and explosion-proof electrical equipment.||Use powder, AFFF, foam, carbon dioxide. In case of fire: keep drums, etc., cool by spraying with water.|
|Inhalation||Dizziness. Drowsiness. Lethargy. Headache. Sore throat.||Use ventilation, local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||MAY BE ABSORBED! Redness. Pain.||Protective gloves. Protective clothing.||Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower. Refer for medical attention .|
|Eyes||Redness. Pain.||Wear face shield or eye protection in combination with breathing protection.||First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Abdominal pain. Nausea. Vomiting.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. Refer for medical attention .|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Ventilation. 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.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
|Fireproof. Separated from strong oxidants, strong acids, peroxides and aluminium chloride. Store only if stabilized.|
|VINYL TOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)||ICSC: 0514|
|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: 50 ppm as TWA; 100 ppm as STEL; A4 (not classifiable as a human carcinogen).
MAK: 98 mg/m3, 20 ppm; peak limitation category: I(2); pregnancy risk group: D
|The information on this card applies to a mixture of m- and p-isomers.
Use of alcoholic beverages enhances the harmful effect.
An added stabilizer or inhibitor can influence the toxicological properties of this substance, consult an expert.
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations