Combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire.
NO open flames.
Use water spray, powder, foam, carbon dioxide.
PREVENT DISPERSION OF DUST!
Avoid inhalation of dust.
Wear safety goggles or eye protection in combination with breathing protection if powder.
CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
Personal protection: particulate filter respirator adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Ventilation. Remove all ignition sources. Sweep spilled substance into covered suitable, labelled containers.
According to UN GHS Criteria
Transportation UN Classification
PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION
Physical State; Appearance COLOURLESS SOLID IN VARIOUS FORMS.
Chemical dangers Decomposes above 300°C . This produces toxic fumes including styrene. Decomposes on burning. This produces irritating fumes. Reacts with strong oxidants.
Effects of short-term exposure May cause mechanical irritation.
Inhalation risk A nuisance-causing concentration of airborne particles can be reached quickly when dispersed, especially if powdered.
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
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