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Document ID (ISN)32041
CIS number 79-1622
Year 1978
Convention or series no.
ZH 1/409, Federation of Industrial Mutual Accident Insurance Associations (Hauptverband der gewerblichen Berufsgenossenschaften), Bonn, Sep. 1978.
Title Data sheet on handling of fluorocarbons
Original title Merkblatt fŘr den Umgang mit Fluorkohlenwasserstoffen [in German]
Bibliographic information Carl Heymanns Verlag KG, Gereonstrasse 18-32, 5000 K÷ln 1, Germany (Fed. Rep.). 12p. Price: DM.0.70.
Abstract Fluorocarbons may be harmful or flammable, or give rise to toxic thermal decomposition products. Their physical characteristics and health hazards are reviewed. Directives are given for storage, general safety, personal protection and first aid. Relatively safe, harmful, and flammable hydrocarbons are presented in tabular form, with the addresses of German poison centres.
Descriptors (primary) Germany (Federal Republic of); harmful substances; flammable substances; fluorinated hydrocarbons
Descriptors (secondary) pyrolysis products; storage; first aid; data sheet; health hazards; safe working methods; personal protective equipment
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Halogenated hydrocarbons