For the full text of the H-Statements mentioned in this Section, see Section 16. 3.2 Mixture Not applicable SECTION 4. First aid measures 4.1 Description of first aid measures After inhalation: fresh air. In case of skin contact: Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/ shower. After eye contact: rinse out with plenty of water. Call in ophthalmologist. Remove contact lenses. After swallowing: immediately make victim drink water (two glasses at most). Consult a physician. 4.2 Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed irritant effects, conjunctivitis, gastric pain, Diarrhoea, Vomiting, collapse, death Risk of corneal clouding. 4.3 Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed No information available. SECTION 5. Firefighting measures 5.1 Extinguishing media Suitable extinguishing media Use extinguishing measures that are appropriate to local circumstances and the surrounding environment. Page 4 of 18
SAFETY DATA SHEET according to Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 Catalogue No. 102788 Product name Copper(II) sulfate pentahydrate powder EMPROVE® ESSENTIAL Ph Eur,BP,USP Unsuitable extinguishing media For this substance/mixture no limitations of extinguishing agents are given. 5.2 Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture Not combustible. Ambient fire may liberate hazardous vapours. Fire may cause evolution of: Sulphur oxides 5.3 Advice for firefighters Special protective equipment for firefighters Stay in danger area only with self-contained breathing apparatus. Prevent skin contact by keeping a safe distance or by wearing suitable protective clothing. Further information Suppress (knock down) gases/vapours/mists with a water spray jet. Prevent fire extinguishing water from contaminating surface water or the ground water system. SECTION 6. Accidental release measures 6.1 Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures Advice for non-emergency personnel: Avoid inhalation of dusts. Avoid substance contact. Ensure adequate ventilation. Evacuate the danger area, observe emergency procedures, consult an expert. Advice for emergency responders: Protective equipment see section 8. 6.2 Environmental precautions Do not let product enter drains. 6.3 Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up Cover drains. Collect, bind, and pump off spills. Observe possible material restrictions (see sections 7 and 10). Take up dry. Dispose of properly. Clean up affected area. Avoid generation of dusts. 6.4 Reference to other sections Page 5 of 18
SAFETY DATA SHEET according to Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 Catalogue No. 102788 Product name Copper(II) sulfate pentahydrate powder EMPROVE® ESSENTIAL Ph Eur,BP,USP Indications about waste treatment see section 13. SECTION 7. Handling and storage 7.1 Precautions for safe handling Advice on safe handling Observe label precautions. Hygiene measures Immediately change contaminated clothing. Apply preventive skin protection.
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