2,2",3,4",5,6"-Hexachlorobiphenyl in Isooctane
Icons in PDF
e-mail address of the competent person responsible for the Safety Data Sheet
H225, H302, H304, H315, H319, H335, H336, H400, H413
Highly Flammable liquid and vapour
Harmful if swallowed
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways
Causes skin irritation
Causes serious eye irritation
May cause respiratory irritation
May cause drowsiness or dizziness
Very toxic to aquatic life
May cause long lasting harmful effects to aquatic life
Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.
Keep container tightly closed.
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing.
Wash ... thoroughly after handling.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
[In case of inadequate ventilation] Wear respiratory protection.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Wash with plenty of water/...
Store in a closed container.
2.2 Label elements
3 2 HEALTH 2 0 3 FLAMMABILITY - continued H413 - May cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment. Precautionary Codes: P202 - This product should only by used by persons trained in the safe handling of hazardous chemicals. P233 - Store in a tightly closed container. (P404) P260 - Do not breathe vapor. P262 - Do not get in eyes, on skin or clothing. P264 - Wash thoroughly after handling. Do not take internally. Eye wash and safety equipment should be readily available. P280 - Protective gloves must be worn to prevent skin contact. P284 - Respiratory Protection: If workplace exposure limit(s) of product or any component is exceeded (see TLV/PEL), or a risk assessment shows air-purifying respirators are appropriate, use of a NIOSH/MSHA approved air supplied respirator is advised. Use a full-face respirator with multi-purpose combination (US) or type ABEK (EN14387) respirator cartridges in absence of proper environmental control. Always use respirators and components tested and approved under appropriate government standards such as NIOSH (US) or CEN (EU). Engineering and/or administrative controls should be implemented to reduce exposure. P331 - Ingestion: Do NOT induce vomiting. Call a physician or poison control center immediately. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. P338 - Eye contact: Immediately flush with plenty of water. After initial flushing, remove and contact lenses and continue flushing for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. P352 - Skin contact: Wash thoroughly with soap and water. Get medical attention if irritation develops or persists.
H225 - Highly Flammable (Flammable liquids, category 2) H302 - Harmful if swallowed. (Acute toxicity, oral, category 4) H304 - Aspiration hazard if swallowed - may be fatal if swallowed and enters airways. (Aspiration hazard, category 1) H315 - Irritating to skin. (Skin corrosion/irritation, category 2) H319 - Causes severe eye irritation. (Eye damage/irritation, category 2A) H335 - May be irritating to mucous membrane and upper respiratory system. (Specific target organ toxicity, single exposure; Respiratory tract irritation, category 3) H336 - Vapors may cause drowsiness and dizziness. (Specific target organ toxicity, single exposure; Narcotic effects, Category 3) H400 - Very toxic to aquatic life. - continued
2.3 Other hazards
2.2.1 - Symptom of Exposure Health/Environment Highly Flammable (Flammable liquids, category 2) Vapors may cause drowsiness and dizziness. (Specific target organ toxicity, single exposure; Narcotic effects, Category 3) Aspiration hazard if swallowed - may be fatal if swallowed and enters airways. (Aspiration hazard, category 1) Isooctane has produced kidney damage in rats in a subchronic oral laboratory study. Very toxic to aquatic life. (H400) May cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment. (H413)
Potential health effects
Causes severe eye irritation. (Eye damage/irritation, category 2A) Irritating to skin. (Skin corrosion/irritation, category 2) May be harmful if absorbed through the skin. (Acute toxicity, dermal, category 5) May be irritating to mucous membrane and upper respiratory system. (Specific target organ toxicity, single exposure; Respiratory tract irritation, category 3) May be harmful if inhaled. (Acute toxicity, inhalation, category 5) Harmful if swallowed. (Acute toxicity, oral, category 4) 2.2.3 - Routes of Entry Inhalation, ingestion or skin contact. 2.2.4 - Carcinogenicity Contains one or more components that are classified (ACGIH, IARC, NTP, OSHA) as a possible cancer hazard in quantities less than 0.1%. - continued
continued 2.2.4 - Carcinogenicity - continued California Proposition 65 Warning: This product contains a component (or components) that may cause cancer and genetic effects in a concentration less than 0.1%.