Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. Rest. 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. Personal protection: filter respirator for organic gases and vapours adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance.
According to UN GHS Criteria
Transportation UN Classification
UN Hazard Class: 3; UN Pack Group: III
PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION
Physical State; Appearance COLOURLESS LIQUID WITH CHARACTERISTIC ODOUR.
Physical dangers The vapour is heavier than air.
Chemical dangers Reacts with oxidants. Attacks rubber.
Formula: C10H14 / CH3C6H4CH(CH3)2
Molecular mass: 134.2
Boiling point: 177°C Melting point: -68°C Relative density (water = 1): 0.85 Solubility in water, g/100ml at 25°C: 0.002 Vapour pressure, Pa at 20°C: 200 Relative vapour density (air = 1): 4.62 Flash point: 47°C c.c. Auto-ignition temperature: 435°C Explosive limits, vol% in air: 0.7-5.6 Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: 4.1
EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS
Routes of exposure The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation of its vapour and by ingestion.
Effects of short-term exposure The substance is irritating to the eyes and skin. If this liquid is swallowed, aspiration into the lungs may result in chemical pneumonitis.
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 defats the skin, which may cause dryness or cracking.
OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
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