Isophorone for synthesis
MERCK Schuchardt
CAS :78-59-1
Storage class :3 B
Water pollution class :1
Hazard / Symptom
Hazard Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
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.
Additional informations No description of any further symptoms is avaiable.
Protective equipments / General working measures
In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
Accidental release measures / Fire-fighting measures
Person-related precautionary measures Do not inhale vapours/aerosols. Ensure supply of fresh air in enclosed rooms.
Environmental-protection measures Do not allow to enter sewerage system.
Procedures for cleaning / absorption Take up with liquid-absorbent material (e.g. Chemizorb ). Forward for disposal. Clean up affected area.
Suitable extinguishing media Water, CO2, foam, powder.
First aid
After inhalation fresh air.
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.
After swallowing make victim drink plenty of water, induce vomiting, summon doctor.
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