121 Gases - Inert

POTENTIAL HAZARDS

HEALTH

FIRE OR EXPLOSION

 

PUBLIC SAFETY

PROTECTIVE CLOTHING

Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).

Structural firefighters' protective clothing will only provide limited protection.

EVACUATION

Large Spill

  • Consider initial downwind evacuation for at least 100 meters (330 feet).

Fire

  • If tank, rail car or tank truck is involved in a fire, ISOLATE for 800 meters (1/2 mile) in all directions; also, consider initial evacuation for 800 meters (1/2 mile) in all directions.

 

EMERGENCY RESPONSE

FIRE

SPILL OR LEAK

FIRST AID