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2,4,6-TRIBROMOPHENOL ICSC: 1563
Date of Peer Review: October 2004

2,4,6-TBP
CAS # 118-79-6 C6H3Br3O
RTECS # SN1225000 Molecular mass: 330.8
UN #
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TYPES OF HAZARD / EXPOSURE ACUTE HAZARDS / SYMPTOMS PREVENTION FIRST AID / FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE Not combustible.

In case of fire in the surroundings: use appropriate extinguishing media.
EXPLOSION


EXPOSURE See EFFECTS OF LONG-TERM OR REPEATED EXPOSURE.
STRICT HYGIENE!

Inhalation
Avoid inhalation of dust.
Fresh air, rest.
Skin
Protective gloves.
Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.
Eyes Redness. Pain.
Safety goggles.
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.
Rinse mouth. Refer for medical attention.
SPILLAGE DISPOSAL PACKAGING & LABELLING
Sweep spilled substance into containers. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Personal protection: P2 filter respirator for harmful particles.
EU Classification
UN Classification

EMERGENCY RESPONSE STORAGE


IPCS
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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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2,4,6-TRIBROMOPHENOL ICSC: 1563
IMPORTANT DATA
PHYSICAL STATE; APPEARANCE:
WHITE TO PINK POWDER

OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS:
TLV not established. MAK not established.
ROUTES OF EXPOSURE:
The substance can be absorbed into the body by ingestion.

INHALATION RISK:
A harmful concentration of airborne particles can be reached quickly when dispersed.

EFFECTS OF SHORT-TERM EXPOSURE:
The substance is irritating to the eyes.

EFFECTS OF LONG-TERM OR REPEATED EXPOSURE:
Repeated or prolonged contact may cause skin sensitization.
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
Boiling point: 286C
Melting point: 95.5C
Density: 2.55 g/cm
Solubility in water, g/100 ml at 25C: 0.007
Vapour pressure, Pa at 25C: 0.007
Relative vapour density (air = 1): 2.5
Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: 4.13
ENVIRONMENTAL DATA
This substance may be hazardous in the environment; special attention should be given to aquatic organisms. Bioaccumulation of this chemical may occur in fish.
NOTES
Do NOT take working clothes home.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


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