2-Propanol (isopropyl alcohol) Selectipur
Isopropanol ; Dimethylcarbinol ; 2-Hydroxypropane
CAS :67-63-0
Storage class :3 A
Water pollution class :1
Hazard / Symptom
Hazard Highly flammable.
After inhalation Irritation symptoms in the respiratory tract.
After skin contact Degreasing effect on the skin, possibly followed by secondary inflammation.
After eye contact Irritations. mucosal irritations
After absorption headache , dizziness , inebriation , unconsciousness , narcosis
After uptake of large quantities respiratory paralysis , coma
Protective equipments / General working measures
Keep container tightly closed. Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking.
Accidental release measures / Fire-fighting measures
Person-related precautionary measures Do not inhale vapours/aerosols. Ensure supply of fresh air in enclosed rooms.
Procedures for cleaning / absorption Take up with liquid-absorbent material (e.g. Chemizorb ). Forward for disposal. Clean up affected area.
Environmental-protection measures Do not allow to enter sewerage system.
Suitable extinguishing media Water, CO2, foam, powder.
First aid
After inhalation fresh air. If necessary, apply mouth-to-mouth resuscitation or mechanical ventilation.
After skin contact wash off with plenty of water. Remove contaminated clothing.
After eye contact rinse out with plenty of water for at least 10 minutes with the eyelid held wide open. Summon eye specialist.
After swallowing make victim drink water, avoid vomiting. Summon doctor. activated charcoal (20 - 40 g in 10% slurry). Gastric lavage. Laxative: Sodium sulfate (1 tablespoon/1/4 l water). Paraffin oil (3 ml/kg). No milk.
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