4,6-Dinitro-o-cresol

AccuStandard, Inc

GHS05GHS06GHS07GHS08GHS09
Health risk rating5
Safety risk rating1
Environmental risk rating5

General Information

Product name

4,6-Dinitro-o-cresol

CAS No.

534-52-1

supplier name

AccuStandard, Inc

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Company Information

company name

AccuStandard, Inc

e-mail address of the competent person responsible for the Safety Data Sheet

edocs@accustandard.com

GHS Information

Signal word

Danger

Hazard Codes

Hazard statements(CLP)

H300, H310, H315, H317, H318, H341, H401, H410, H413

Hazard statements

Code

Statements

H300

Fatal if swallowed

H310

Fatal in contact with skin

H315

Causes skin irritation

H317

May cause an allergic skin reaction

H318

Causes serious eye damage

H341

Suspected of causing genetic defects

H401

Toxic to aquatic life

H410

Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects

H413

May cause long lasting harmful effects to aquatic life

Precautionary statements

Code

Statements

P202

Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.

P233

Keep container tightly closed.

P235

Keep cool.

P262

Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing.

P264

Wash ... thoroughly after handling.

P280

Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.

P284

[In case of inadequate ventilation] Wear respiratory protection.

P338

Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

P360

Rinse immediately contaminated clothing and skin with plenty of water before removing clothes.

P404

Store in a closed container.

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2.2 Label elements

0 * 4 HEALTH 4 0 FLAMMABILITY - continued 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) P235 - Store in a cool dry place. 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. P338 - Eye contact: Immediately flush with plenty of water. After initial flushing, remove any contact lenses and continue flushing for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. P360 - Skin contact: Immediately wash skin with soap and plenty of water. Remove contaminated clothing. Get medical attention if symptoms occur. Wash clothing before reuse.

Signal word

Danger 0

Hazard statements

H300 - May be fatal if swallowed. (Acute toxicity, oral, category 2) H310 - May be fatal in contact with skin. (dermal, category 2) H315 - Irritating to skin. (Skin corrosion/irritation, category 2) H317 - May cause allergic skin reaction. (Sensitization, skin, category 1) H318 - Causes serious eye damage. (Eye damage/irritation, category 1) H341 - This compound is classified as a possible mutagen. There is no acceptible exposure limit for a mutagen. (Germ cell mutagenicity, category 1) H401 - Toxic to fish and other water organisms. (H410) H413 - May cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment. Precautionary Codes: - continued

2.3 Other hazards

2.2.1 - Symptom of Exposure Health/Environment TOXIC. May cause cyanosis (blue-gray coloring of skin and lips caused by lack of oxygen). May cause allergic skin reaction. (Sensitization, skin, category 1) May cause headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, general malaise, muscle twitching, and convulsions. This compound is classified as a possible mutagen. There is no acceptible exposure limit for a mutagen. (Germ cell mutagenicity, category 1) Toxic to fish and other water organisms. (H410) May cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment. (H413)

Potential health effects

Causes serious eye damage. (Eye damage/irritation, category 1) Irritating to skin. (Skin corrosion/irritation, category 2) May be fatal in contact with skin. (dermal, category 2) Readily absorbed through skin. Irritating to mucous membrane and upper respiratory system. May be harmful if inhaled. (Acute toxicity, inhalation, category 5) May be fatal if swallowed. (Acute toxicity, oral, category 2) 2.2.3 - Routes of Entry Inhalation, ingestion or skin contact. 2.2.4 - Carcinogenicity This product is or contains a component that is not listed (ACGIH, IARC, NTP, OSHA) as a cancer causing agent.

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