|POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYL (AROCLOR 1254)||ICSC: 0939 (October 1999)|
|Chlorobiphenyl (54% chlorine)
Chlorodiphenyl (54% chlorine)
| CAS #: 11097-69-1
| UN #: 2315
|EC Number: 215-648-1
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Not combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire.||In case of fire in the surroundings, use appropriate extinguishing media.|
|PREVENT GENERATION OF MISTS! STRICT HYGIENE!|
|Inhalation||Use ventilation.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||MAY BE ABSORBED! Dry skin. Redness.||Protective gloves. Protective clothing.||Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap. Refer for medical attention .|
|Eyes||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.|
|Ingestion||Headache. Numbness.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rest. Refer for medical attention .|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Consult an expert! Personal protection: complete protective clothing including self-contained breathing apparatus. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. 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
|Separated from food and feedstuffs. Cool. Dry. Keep in a well-ventilated room.|
Put breakable packaging into closed unbreakable container.
Do not transport with food and feedstuffs.
Severe marine pollutant.
|POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYL (AROCLOR 1254)||ICSC: 0939|
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION|
Physical State; Appearance
Molecular mass: 327 (average)
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS|
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS|
|TLV: 0.5 mg/m3, as TWA; (skin); A3 (confirmed animal carcinogen with unknown relevance to humans)|
|Bioaccumulation of this chemical may occur in aquatic organisms. It is strongly advised not to let the chemical enter into the environment.|
|Changes into a resinous state (pour point) at 10°C.
Distillation range: 365°-390°C.
Symbol: Xn, N; R: 33-50/53; S: (2)-35-60-61; Note: C
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations