Combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire. Above 75°C explosive vapour/air mixtures may be formed.
NO open flames. Above 75°C use a closed system and ventilation.
Use foam, alcohol-resistant foam, powder, carbon dioxide.
Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.
Protective gloves. Protective clothing.
Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap. Refer for medical attention .
Wear safety goggles or face shield.
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. Induce vomiting (ONLY IN CONSCIOUS PERSONS!). Give one or two glasses of water to drink. Refer for medical attention .
CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
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
Transportation UN Classification
Separated from strong oxidants. Well closed.
PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION
Physical State; Appearance COLOURLESS LIQUID WITH CHARACTERISTIC ODOUR.
Chemical dangers Decomposes on heating. This produces acrid smoke and irritating fumes. Reacts with strong oxidants.
Formula: C10H18O / (CH3)2C=CH(CH2)2C(CH3)(OH)CH=CH2
Molecular mass: 154.2
Boiling point: 198-200°C Relative density (water = 1): 0.9 Solubility in water, g/100ml at 25°C: 0.16 Vapour pressure, Pa at 25°C: 21 Flash point: 75°C Auto-ignition temperature: 235°C Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: 2.97
EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS
Routes of exposure The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation of its aerosol and by ingestion.
Effects of short-term exposure The substance is irritating to the eyes and skin.
Inhalation risk No indication can be given about the rate at which a harmful concentration of this substance in the air is reached on evaporation at 20°C.
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure The substance may have effects on the liver.
OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
Data are insufficiently available on the effect of this substance on human health, therefore utmost care must be taken.
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