|ICSC: 0736 (July 2006)
| CAS #: 873-66-5
| UN #: 2618
|EC Number: 212-848-0
|FIRE & EXPLOSION
|Flammable. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire. Above 52°C explosive vapour/air mixtures may be formed.
|NO open flames, NO sparks and NO smoking. Above 52°C use a closed system, ventilation and explosion-proof electrical equipment.
|Use water spray, powder, foam, carbon dioxide. In case of fire: keep drums, etc., cool by spraying with water.
|PREVENT GENERATION OF MISTS!
|Cough. Sore throat.
|Use ventilation, local exhaust or breathing protection.
|Fresh air, rest.
|Remove contaminated clothes. 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.
|CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
|Remove all ignition sources. Personal protection: filter respirator for organic gases and vapours adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. 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. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment.
According to UN GHS Criteria
WARNINGFlammable liquid and vapour
Causes skin irritation
Toxic to aquatic life
|Store only if stabilized. Fireproof. Well closed. Separated from strong oxidants. Provision to contain effluent from fire extinguishing. Store in an area without drain or sewer access.
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION
Physical State; Appearance
Formula: C9H10 / C6H5CH=CH-CH3
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
|The substance is toxic to aquatic organisms. It is strongly advised not to let the chemical enter into the environment.
|Insufficient data are available on the effect of this substance on human health, therefore utmost care must be taken.
An added stabilizer or inhibitor can influence the toxicological properties of this substance, consult an expert.
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations