DIETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOETHYL ETHER

TYPES OF HAZARD/ EXPOSURE

ACUTE HAZARDS/ SYMPTOMS

PREVENTION

FIRST AID/
FIRE FIGHTING

FIRE Combustible.
NO open flames.
Powder, alcohol-resistant foam, water spray, carbon dioxide.
EXPLOSION Above 96°C explosive vapour/air mixtures may be shaped.
Above ninety six°C use a closed system, ventilation.

EXPOSURE
•INHALATION
Ventilation.
Fresh air, rest.
•SKIN Dry skin.
Protective gloves.
Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse skin with masses of water or shower.
•EYES Redness.
Safety spectacles.
First rinse with lots of water for several minutes (take away contact lenses if simply possible), then take to a doctor.
•INGESTION
Do not eat, drink, or smoke throughout work.
Rinse mouth.
SPILLAGE DISPOSAL

STORAGE

PACKAGING & LABELLING

Collect leaking and spilled liquid in sealable containers as far as doable. Wash away remainder with lots of water.
Separated from strong oxidants. Ventilation along the ground.