|ICSC: 1026 (October 2001)
| CAS #: 109-78-4
|EC Number: 203-704-8
|FIRE & EXPLOSION
|Combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire.
|NO open flames.
|Use powder, alcohol-resistant foam, carbon dioxide.
|Fresh air, rest.
|Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower.
|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.
|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 sealable 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 acids, bases and oxidants. Cool. Dry. Keep in a well-ventilated room.
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION
Physical State; Appearance
Formula: C3H5NO / HOCH2CH2CN
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
|This substance is less hazardous than some other nitriles which easily form hydrogen cyanide in the body.
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