Antimony(III) oxide Selectipur
di-Antimony trioxide
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CAS :1309-64-4
Do not allow to enter sewerage system
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Hazard / Symptom
Hazard Possible risks of irreversible effects.
After inhalation Irritations of the mucous membranes, coughing, and dyspnoea.
After skin contact Irritations.
After eye contact Irritations.
After swallowing irritations of mucous membranes in the mouth, pharynx, oesophagus and gastrointestinal tract. Swallowing causes nausea and vomiting.
The following applies to trivalent antimony compounds in general after uptake and absorption as a result of misuse or improper handling, drop in blood pressure, hepatotoxic effect, in some circumstances myalgia, dyspnoea, dermatitis. drop in blood pressure , cardiac dysrhythmia
Additional informations Damage of: kidneys
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Protective equipments / General working measures
GLASS GLOVE RESPIRATOR
NO SMOKING
Do not breathe dust. Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.
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Accidental release measures / Fire-fighting measures
Person-related precautionary measures Avoid inhalation of dusts.
Person-related precautionary measures Carefully take up dry. Forward for disposal. Clean up affected area. Avoid generation of dusts.
Suitable extinguishing media In adaption to materials stored in the immediate neighbourhood.
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First aid
FIRST AID
After inhalation fresh air. Summon doctor if necessary.
After skin contact wash off with plenty of water. Remove contaminated clothing.
After eye contact rinse out with plenty of water with the eyelid held wide open. Summon eye specialist if necessary.
After swallowing make victim drink plenty of water, induce vomiting, summon doctor. Laxative: Sodium sulfate (1 tablespoon/1/4 l water).
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