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LEADICSC: 0052
PlumbumNovember 2019
CAS #: 7439-92-1
UN #: 3077 (n.o.s.)
EC Number: 231-100-4

  ACUTE HAZARDS PREVENTION FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE & EXPLOSION Not combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire.      Closed system, ventilation, explosion-proof electrical equipment and lighting.  In case of fire in the surroundings, use appropriate extinguishing media.   

 PREVENT DISPERSION OF DUST! STRICT HYGIENE!  
  SYMPTOMS PREVENTION FIRST AID
Inhalation Cough. Metallic taste. Abdominal pain. Headache. Confusion. Drowsiness. Unconsciousness. Convulsions.  Use local exhaust or breathing protection.  Fresh air, rest. Refer immediately for medical attention. See Notes. 
Skin   Protective gloves.  Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap. 
Eyes Redness.  Wear safety spectacles.  Rinse with plenty of water (remove contact lenses if easily possible). 
Ingestion See Inhalation.  Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.  Rinse mouth. Refer immediately for medical attention. 

SPILLAGE DISPOSAL CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
Personal protection: particulate filter respirator adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Sweep spilled substance into covered containers. If appropriate, moisten first to prevent dusting. Carefully collect remainder. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations. 

According to UN GHS Criteria

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DANGER
Suspected of causing cancer
May damage fertility or the unborn child
May cause harm to breast-fed children
Causes damage to organs
Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure
Toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects 

Transportation
UN Classification
UN Hazard Class: 9; UN Pack Group: III 

STORAGE
Store only in original container. Separated from food and feedstuffs and incompatible materials. See Chemical Dangers. Store in an area without drain or sewer access. 
PACKAGING
 
LEAD ICSC: 0052
PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION

Physical State; Appearance
BLUE SILVERY-WHITE-TO-GREY POWDER. 

Physical dangers
 

Chemical dangers
Upon heating, toxic fumes are formed. Reacts with strong oxidants and strong acids. This generates toxic, fire and explosion hazard. 

Formula: Pb
Atomic mass: [207.2]
Boiling point: 1740°C
Melting point: 327.5°C
Density: 11.34 g/cm³
Solubility in water, g/l: (practically insoluble) 


EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS

Routes of exposure
The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation and by ingestion. 

Effects of short-term exposure
Inhalation of high concentrations may cause effects on multiple organs. See Acute Hazards/Symptoms. 

Inhalation risk
A harmful concentration of airborne particles can be reached quickly when dispersed. 

Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
The substance may have effects on the blood, bone marrow, nervous system and kidneys. This may result in anaemia, encephalopathy (for example, convulsions), peripheral nerve disease, abdominal cramps, kidney impairment, cardiovascular disorders and hearing loss. See Notes. This substance is possibly carcinogenic to humans. Causes toxicity to human reproduction or development. 


OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
TLV: 0.05 mg/m3, as TWA; A3 (confirmed animal carcinogen with unknown relevance to humans); BEI issued.
MAK: carcinogen category: 2; germ cell mutagen group: 3A.
EU-OEL: (binding): 0.15 mg/m3 as TWA 

ENVIRONMENT
The substance is toxic to aquatic organisms. The substance may cause long-term effects in the aquatic environment. It is strongly advised not to let the chemical enter into the environment. 

NOTES
Specific treatment is necessary in case of poisoning with this substance; the appropriate means with instructions must be available.
Depending on the degree of exposure, periodic medical examination is suggested.
Do NOT take working clothes home. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  EC Classification
 

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