In case of fire in the surroundings, use appropriate extinguishing media.
See Notes. STRICT HYGIENE!
Use local exhaust or breathing protection.
Fresh air, rest.
Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.
Wear safety goggles.
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. Wash hands before eating.
Rinse mouth. Induce vomiting (ONLY IN CONSCIOUS PERSONS!). Refer for medical attention .
CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
Sweep spilled substance into covered containers. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment.
According to UN GHS Criteria
Transportation UN Classification
PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION
Physical State; Appearance BEIGE-TO-BROWN POWDER.
Chemical dangers Reacts with strong bases and strong oxidants. Decomposes on heating. This produces hydrogen bromide.
Molecular mass: 488.6
Sublimation Melting point: 230°C Solubility in water: none Vapour pressure, Pa at 25°C: 0.00005 Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: 6
EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS
Routes of exposure The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation of its aerosol and by ingestion.
Effects of short-term exposure
Inhalation risk A harmful concentration of airborne particles can be reached quickly when dispersed.
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
The substance is very toxic to aquatic organisms. Bioaccumulation of this chemical may occur in seafood.
Insufficient data are available on the effect of this substance on human health, therefore utmost care must be taken.
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