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First-aid measures

Description of first aid measures

If inhaled: If breathed in, move person into fresh air. If symptoms persist, call a physician.

In case of skin contact: In case of contact, immediately flush skin with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. If symptoms persist, call a physician.

In case of eye contact: In the case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.

If swallowed: If swallowed, call a poison control centre or doctor immediately.

Most important symptoms and effects

None known.

Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed

None known.

Fire-fighting measures

Extinguishing media

Suitable extinguishing media: Use extinguishing measures that are appropriate to local circumstances and the surrounding environment. Use water spray, alcohol-resistant foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.

Unsuitable extinguishing media: High volume water jet.

Special hazards arising from the substance

Specific hazards during firefighting: In case of fire, hazardous decomposition products may be produced such as: Carbon oxides, Nitrogen oxides (NOx) and Sulphur oxides.

Advice for firefighters

Special protective equipment for firefighters: In the event of fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus.

Further information: Prevent fire extinguishing water from contaminating surface water or the ground water system. Fire residues and contaminated fire extinguishing water must be disposed of in accordance with local regulations.

Accidental release measures

Personal precautions:

Ensure adequate ventilation. Use personal protective equipment.

Environmental precautions:

Prevent product from entering drains. If the product contaminates rivers and lakes or drains inform respective authorities.

Methods and material for containment and cleaning up: Sweep up and shovel into suitable containers for disposal.

Handling and storage

Precautions for safe handling:

Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.

Advice on protection against fire and explosion: Normal measures for preventive fire protection.

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities

Requirements for storage areas and containers: Store in original container and label correctly. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

Advice on common storage: No special restrictions on storage with other products.

Further information on storage stability: Keep in a dry place. Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Transport information

Land transport (UN RTDG/ADR/RID)

UN number:
3077
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine
Labels:
9
Special provisions / remarks
Special provisions:
Tunnel restriction code: (E)
Remarks:
Tunnel restriction code: (E)
Hazard Identification Number: 90

Inland waterway transport (UN RTDG/ADN(R))

UN number:
3077
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine
Labels:
9
Special provisions / remarks
Remarks:
Hazard Identification Number: 90

Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

UN number:
3077
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine
Labels:
9
Marine pollutant
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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

UN number:
3077
Shipping information
Proper shipping name and description:
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID, N.O.S.
Chemical name:
Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine
Labels:
Miscellaneous
Special provisions / remarks
Remarks:
Packing instruction (cargo aircraft): 956
Packing instruction (passenger aircraft): 956
Packing instruction (LQ): Y956
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Personal protective equipment

Eye protection: Tightly fitting safety goggles.

Hand protection: Impervious gloves.

Skin and body protection: Impervious clothing.

Respiratory protection: In the case of dust or aerosol formation use respirator with an approved filter.

Stability and reactivity

Reactivity

: Stable under normal conditions of use.

Chemical stability

: Stable under normal conditions of use.

Possibility of hazardous reactions

: Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Conditions to avoid

: None known.

Incompatible materials

: Strong oxidizing agents.

Hazardous decomposition products: No data available.

Disposal considerations

Product: Dispose of in accordance with local regulations. The product should not be allowed to enter drains, water courses or the soil.

Contaminated packaging: Empty remaining contents. Do not re-use empty containers. Empty containers should be taken to an approved waste handling site for recycling or disposal.