DIETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL 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 93°C explosive vapour/air mixtures might be formed.
Above ninety three°C use a closed system, ventilation.

EXPOSURE
PREVENT GENERATION OF MISTS! AVOID EXPOSURE OF (PREGNANT) LADIES!

•INHALATION
Ventilation.
Fresh air, rest.
•SKIN Dry skin.
Protective gloves.
Remove contaminated garments. Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower.
•EYES
Safety spectacles.
First rinse with lots of water for many minutes (remove contact lenses if simply attainable), 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 sturdy oxidants. Ventilation along the ground.

Xn symbol
R: sixty three
S: two-36/37