|ICSC: 1083 (September 2002)
Amyl methyl carbinol
| CAS #: 543-49-7
|EC Number: 208-844-3
|FIRE & EXPLOSION
|Combustible. Above 71°C explosive vapour/air mixtures may be formed.
|NO open flames. Above 71°C use a closed system and ventilation.
|Use alcohol-resistant foam, dry powder, carbon dioxide. In case of fire: keep drums, etc., cool by spraying with water.
|Cough. Sore throat.
|Use ventilation, 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.
|Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. Give one or two glasses of water to drink.
|CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
|Personal protection: filter respirator for organic gases and vapours adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Collect leaking and spilled liquid in covered containers as far as possible. Absorb remaining liquid in sand or inert absorbent. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations.
According to UN GHS Criteria
|Separated from strong oxidants.
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION
Physical State; Appearance
Formula: C7H16O / CH3(CH2)4CHOHCH3
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
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