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
Personal protection: filter respirator for organic gases and vapours adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Collect leaking and spilled liquid in sealable containers as far as possible. Cover the spilled material with inert absorbent.
According to UN GHS Criteria
Transportation UN Classification
PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION
Physical State; Appearance COLOURLESS LIQUID WITH CHARACTERISTIC ODOUR.
Chemical dangers On combustion, forms toxic gases.
Formula: C8H14O4 / CH3CH2OCO(CH2)2COOCH2CH3
Molecular mass: 174.2
Boiling point: 217°C Melting point: -21°C Density: 1.04 g/cm³ Solubility in water, g/100ml at 25°C: 0.2 Vapour pressure, kPa at 55°C: 0.133 Relative vapour density (air = 1): 6.01 Flash point: 90°C c.c.
EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure The substance is mildly irritating to the eyes.
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
OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
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