1,3-BUTADIENE

TYPES OF HAZARD/ EXPOSURE

ACUTE HAZARDS/ SYMPTOMS

PREVENTION

FIRST AID/
FIREPLACE FIGHTING

FIRE Extremely flammable.
NO open flames, NO sparks, and NO smoking.
Shut off offer; if not doable and no risk to surroundings, let the fireplace burn itself out; in different cases extinguish with water spray, powder, carbon dioxide.
EXPLOSION Gas/air mixtures are explosive.
Closed system, ventilation, explosion-proof electrical equipment and lighting. Prevent build-of electrostatic charges (e.g., by grounding) if in liquid state.
In case of fireplace: keep cylinder cool by spraying with water.
EXPOSURE
AVOID ALL CONTACT! AVOID EXPOSURE OF (PREGNANT) GIRLS!

•INHALATION Cough. Sore throat. Dizziness. Headache. Drowsiness. Blurred vision. Nausea. Unconsciousness.
Ventilation, native exhaust, or breathing protection.
Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.
•SKIN ON CONTACT WITH LIQUID: FROSTBITE.
Cold-insulating gloves.
ON FROSTBITE: rinse with plenty of water, do NOT take away garments. Refer for medical attention.
•EYES Redness. Pain. Blurred vision. See Skin.
Safety goggles .
First rinse with masses of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if simply doable), then take to a doctor.
•INGESTION
Do not eat, drink, or smoke throughout work.