Dinoseb, ammonium salt

  • Phenol, 2-sec-butyl-4,6-dinitro, ammonium salt
Formula
C10H12N2O5.H3N
Structure
Uses
Herbicide, Defoliant

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
6365-83-9
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
228-858-3
RTECS
SK0525000
RTECS class
Agricultural Chemical and Pesticide; Primary Irritant
Beilstein/Gmelin
NA
EPA OPP
37513
Austrailia AICS
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C10H12N2O5.H3N
Formula mass
257.28

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep in well ventilated area.
Handling
All chemicals should be considered hazardous. Avoid direct physical contact. Use appropriate, approved safety equipment. Untrained individuals should not handle this chemical or its container. Handling should occur in a chemical fume hood.
Protection
Self-contained breathing apparatus must be worn. Rubber gloves, hats, suits and boots must be worn.
Respirators
Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator appropriate for exposure of concern.
Small spills/leaks
Evacuate area and ventilate. Wear protective equipment. If required, use an inert absrobent. Sweep up and place in an appropriate container for disposal. Wash contaminated surfaces.
Stability
No data.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Self-contained breathing apparatus, rubber gloves, hats, suits and boots must be worn. Highly toxic fumes are imminent.
Fire potential
Slightly flammable.

Health.
Exposure effects
The toxicological properties of this material have not been investigated.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
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.
   Inhalation
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.
   Skin
Remove contaminated clothing. Wash exposed area with soap and water. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. Launder clothing before reuse.
   Eyes
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.

Transport.