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Document ID (ISN)39272
CIS number 83-416
Year 1982
Convention or series no. Arbeidsinspectie P 91
Author(s)
Labour Inspectorate (Arbeidsinspectie)
Title Carbon disulfide - safe handling in ports
Original title Zwavelkoolstof - Veilige behandeling in de haven [in Dutch]
Bibliographic information Directoraat-Generaal van de Arbeid, Postbus 69, 2270 MA Voorburg, Netherlands, 2nd edition l982. 11p. Illus. Price Gld.0.50.
Abstract Contents of this data sheet: physical and chemical properties; hazards (fire and explosion hazards, toxicity and health damage, symptoms); rules for transport and containers; declaration on docking and preparations for unloading; safety measures (barrels and cylinders containing carbon disulfide should be kept away from any source of heat; detection and repair of leaks; fire fighting; prevention of poisoning by wearing respirators and taking certain precautions; storage and handling of carbon disulfide in barrels and cylinders; pipeline transfer; first aid in the event of contact with skin or eyes, or in cases of inhalation); marking of containers (danger symbols and warning notices).
Descriptors (primary) Netherlands; dock work; harmful substances; flammable substances; carbon disulfide
Descriptors (secondary) toxicology; transport of materials; loading and unloading; data sheet; hazard identification; safe working methods; leakage testing; first aid
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Inorganic substances
Inorganic sulfur compounds
Water transportation