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PROPAZINE ICSC: 0697
Date of Peer Review: March 1998

2,4-Bis(isopropylamino)-6-chloro-1,3,5-triazine
2-Chloro-4,6-bis(isopropylamino)-S-triazine
1,3,5-Triazine-2,4-diamine, 6-chloro-N,N'-bis(1-methylethyl)
CAS # 139-40-2 C9H16N5Cl
RTECS # XY5300000 Molecular mass: 229.7
UN #
EC Index # 613-067-00-1
TYPES OF HAZARD / EXPOSURE ACUTE HAZARDS / SYMPTOMS PREVENTION FIRST AID / FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE Combustible.
NO open flames.
Water spray, foam, powder, carbon dioxide.
EXPLOSION


EXPOSURE
PREVENT DISPERSION OF DUST!

Inhalation Ataxia. Shortness of breath.
Local exhaust or breathing protection.
Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.
Skin
Protective gloves. Protective clothing.
Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.
Eyes Redness. Pain.
Safety spectacles.
First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then take to a doctor.
Ingestion
Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work. Wash hands before eating.
Rinse mouth.
SPILLAGE DISPOSAL PACKAGING & LABELLING
Sweep spilled substance into containers; if appropriate, moisten first to prevent dusting. Carefully collect remainder, then remove to safe place. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Personal protection: P3 filter respirator for toxic particles.
Do not transport with food and feedstuffs.
EU Classification
Symbol: Xn, N
R: 40-50/53
S: (2-)-36/37-60-61
UN Classification

EMERGENCY RESPONSE STORAGE

Separated from food and feedstuffs. Well closed.
IPCS
International
Programme on
Chemical Safety
Prepared in the context of cooperation between the International Programme on Chemical Safety and the Commission of the European Communities IPCS, CEC 2005

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PROPAZINE ICSC: 0697
IMPORTANT DATA
PHYSICAL STATE; APPEARANCE:
COLOURLESS CRYSTALLINE POWDER

OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS:
TLV not established.
ROUTES OF EXPOSURE:
The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation of its aerosol and by ingestion.

INHALATION RISK:
Evaporation at 20C is negligible; a harmful concentration of airborne particles can, however, be reached quickly when dispersed.

EFFECTS OF SHORT-TERM EXPOSURE:
The substance irritates the eyes.

EFFECTS OF LONG-TERM OR REPEATED EXPOSURE:
Repeated or prolonged contact with skin may cause dermatitis.
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
Melting point: 212-214C
Density: 1.162 g/cm
Solubility in water, g/100 ml at 20C: 0.0005
Vapour pressure, Pa at 20C: 0.0000039
Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: 2.93
ENVIRONMENTAL DATA
The substance is harmful to aquatic organisms. Avoid release to the environment in circumstances different to normal use.
NOTES
The substance is combustible but no flash point is available in literature. Prozinex, Gesamil, Milogard, Milo-Pro are trade names. Also consult ICSC 0699 Simazine and 0099 Atrazine. Card has been partly updated in October 2005. See section EU classification.
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