CHLOROSULFONIC ACID

TYPES OF HAZARD/ EXPOSURE

ACUTE HAZARDS/ SYMPTOMS

PREVENTION

FIRST AID/
FIREPLACE FIGHTING

FIRE Not flamable however enhances combustion of other substances. Many reactions could cause fireplace or explosion. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in an exceedingly hearth.
NO contact with alcohol, combustibles, reducing agents and water.
In case of fireside in the surroundings: powder, carbon dioxide NO water .
EXPLOSION Risk of fire and explosion on contact with several substances.

In case of fireside: cool drums, etc., by spraying with water but avoid contact of the substance with water.
EXPOSURE
PREVENT GENERATION OF MISTS! AVOID ALL CONTACT!
IN ALL CASES CONSULT A DOCTOR!
•INHALATION Sore throat. Cough. Burning sensation. Shortness of breath. Laboured breathing. Symptoms might be delayed (see Notes).
Ventilation, local exhaust, or breathing protection.
Fresh air, rest. Half-upright position. Artificial respiration may be needed. Refer for medical attention.
•SKIN Pain. Redness. Serious skin burns.
Protective gloves. Protective clothing.
Take away contaminated garments. Rinse skin with lots of water or shower. Refer for medical attention.
•EYES Pain. Redness. Severe deep burns.
Face protect, or eye protection together with respiratory protection.
First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily attainable), then take to a doctor.
•INGESTION Burning sensation. Abdominal pain. Nausea. Shock or collapse.
Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work. Wash hands before eating.
Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. Give masses of water to drink. Refer for medical attention.