White to slightly yellow crystalline powder with no odor.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Drug; Human Data
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Melting point, °C
109 - 111
Solubility in water
Hazards and Protection.
Store in a tightly sealed container. Keep in a cool, dry location.
Use only with adequate ventilation. Avoide contact and breathing dust.
Chemical splash goggles in compliance with OSHA regulations are advised; however, OSHA regulations also permit other type safety glasses. Whre chemical resistant gloves. To prevent repeated or prolonged skin contact, wear impervious clothing and boots.
NIOSH approved respirator.
Wear approved protective equipment. Vacuum/sweep up. Avoid dust generation. Place material in appropriate container for disposal. Ventilate area and wash site.
Strong oxidizing agents.
Toxic fumes, nitrogen oxides.
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. During a fire, irritating and highly toxic gases may be generated by thermal decomposition or combustion. Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire.
Possible allergic reaction if inhaled, ingested and contact with the skin or eyes. Causes irritation. Hyperexcitability, dizziness, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, confusion, unusual excitement, nervousness, restlessness, irritability.
Seek medical attention. If individual is drowsy or unconscious, do not give anything by mouth; place individual on the left side with the head down. Contact a physician, medical facility, or poison control center for advice about whether to induce vomiting. If possible, do not leave individual unattended.
If symptoms develop, move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. If breathing is difficult, administer oxygen. Keep person warm and quiet; seek immediate medical attention.
Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
If symptoms develop, immediately move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. Flush eyes gently with water for at least 15 minutes while holding eyelids apart; seek immediate medical attention.