Combustible. Finely dispersed particles form explosive mixtures in air.
NO open flames. Closed system, dust explosion-proof electrical equipment and lighting. Prevent deposition of dust.
Use water spray, powder, foam, carbon dioxide.
Use ventilation (not if powder).
Fresh air, rest.
Wear safety goggles.
First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.
CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
Sweep spilled substance into covered containers. Wash away remainder with plenty of water.
According to UN GHS Criteria
Transportation UN Classification
Separated from strong oxidants. Well closed.
PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION
Physical State; Appearance WHITE POWDER. SWEET TASTE.
Physical dangers Dust explosion possible if in powder or granular form, mixed with air.
Chemical dangers Reacts violently with strong oxidants.
Molecular mass: 180.2
Melting point: 146°C Relative density (water = 1): 1.56 Solubility in water: soluble Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: -3.3
EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS
Routes of exposure The substance can be absorbed into the body by ingestion.
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
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