CAS No: 86438-79-1
Product Name: Cocamidopropyl betaine
Classification: Not a dangerous substance or mixture according to the Globally Harmonized System (GHS)
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FIRST AID MEASURES
|General advice Eye contact
||If symptoms persist, call a physician. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. If symptoms persist, call a physician. Immediately flush with plenty of water. After initial flushing, remove any contact lenses and continue flushing for at least 15 minutes. Keep eye wide open while rinsing.
||Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. If skin irritation persists, call a physician. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Wash off immediately with plenty of water. Immediate medical attention is not required. Wash off immediately with soap and plenty of water while removing all contaminated clothes and shoes.
||Remove to fresh air If symptoms persist, call a physician Artificial respiration and/or oxygen may be necessary Call a physician Immediate medical attention is not required Move to fresh air in case of accidental inhalation of vapors
||Immediate medical attention is not required. Rinse mouth. Drink plenty of water. Do NOT induce vomiting. Clean mouth with water and drink afterwards plenty of water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Call a physician.
|Self-protection of the first aider
||Use personal protective equipment as required.
|Suitable Extinguishing Media
||Use extinguishing measures that are appropriate to local circumstances and the surrounding environment.
|Hazardous combustion products
||Carbon oxides. Nitrogen oxides (NOx).
|Protective equipment and precautions for firefighters
||As in any fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent) and full protective gear.
ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
|Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
||Use personal protective equipment as required. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. Evacuate personnel to safe areas. Keep people away from and upwind of spill/leak.
||Prevent entry into waterways, sewers, basements or confined areas. Do not flush into surface water or sanitary sewer system. Prevent further leakage or spillage if safe to do so. Prevent product from entering drains. See Section 12 for additional Ecological Information.
|Methods for containment
||Prevent further leakage or spillage if safe to do so.
|Methods for cleaning up
||Soak up with inert absorbent material. Pick up and transfer to properly labeled containers. After cleaning, flush away traces with water. Prevent product from entering drains. Dam up.
HANDLING AND STORAGE
|Precautions for safe handling
||Ensure adequate ventilation, especially in confined areas. Use personal protective equipment as required. Use with local exhaust ventilation. Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Corrosive hazard. Wear protective gloves/clothing and eye/face protection.
||Keep container tightly closed. Keep out of the reach of children. Keep containers tightly closed in a cool, well-ventilated place. Keep in properly labeled containers. Store at room temperature.
||None known based on information supplied.
PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES