COBALT CHLORIDE

TYPES OF HAZARD/ EXPOSURE

ACUTE HAZARDS/ SYMPTOMS

PREVENTION

INITIAL AID/
FIRE FIGHTING

FIREPLACE Not flamable. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a very fire.

In case of fireplace in the environment: use acceptable extinguishing media.
EXPLOSION
EXPOSURE
STOP DISPERSION OF MUD! STRICT HYGIENE!

•INHALATION Cough. Shortness of breath. Wheezing.
Local exhaust or respiration protection.
Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.
•SKIN
Protective gloves. Protective clothing.
Remove contaminated garments. Rinse skin with masses of water or shower.
•EYES Redness. Pain.
Safety goggles, or eye protection in combination with breathing protection.
1st rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (take away contact lenses if simply possible), then take to a doctor.
•INGESTION Abdominal pain. Diarrhoea. Nausea. Vomiting.
Do not eat, drink, or smoke throughout work.
Rinse mouth. Give masses of water to drink. Refer for medical attention.
SPILLAGE DISPOSAL

STORAGE

PACKAGING & LABELLING

Sweep spilled substance into containers; if acceptable, moisten initial to forestall dusting. Carefully collect remainder, then take away to safe place. Do NOT let this chemical enter the setting. Personal protection: P3 filter respirator for toxic particles.
Dry. Separated from strong oxidants.
Do not transport with food and feedstuffs.
Note: E, 1
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R: forty nine-22-forty two/43-fifty/53
S: 2-twenty two-53-forty five-sixty-61
UN Hazard Class: half-dozen.one
UN Packing Group: III