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1 Dicalite Milled Expanded PerliteDicalite Agents GPED icalite Expanded Perlite_All gradesSafety Data Sheet according to Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 (REACH) with its amendment Regulation (EU) 2015/830 Date of issue: 3/15/1994 Revision date: 11/3/2016 Supersedes: 3/21/2011 Version: Authoring: . Sprl - Belgium SDS Ref.: MSDS-01/E1/7 SECTION 1: Identification of the substance/mixture and of the company/undertaking Product identifier Product form : Substances Trade name : Dicalite Milled Expanded Perlite / Dicalite Agents GPE / Dicalite Expanded Perlite_All grades Chemical name : Perlite EC no : - CAS No : 93763-70-3 Product code : 350/536 Type of product : Inorganic compounds Product group : Trade product Relevant identified uses of the substance or mixture and uses advised against Relevant identified uses Main use category : Industrial use,Professional use Industrial/Professional use spec.
2 Chemical Use of the substance/mixture : Filtering and filling Filter aid Function or use category : Fillers Uses advised against Restrictions on use : Any other intended applications should be discussed with the Details of the supplier of the safety data sheet Manufacturer Dicalite Europe nv Scheepzatestraat 100 B-9000 Gent Tel.: +32-9 250 95 50 Fax: +32-9 250 95 59 e-mail: website: SDS responsible: Tim Neyt Customer Service Manager Tel.:+32-9 250 95 63 E-mail: Emergency telephone number Emergency number : +32 -9 250 95 50 ( ) +32 477 424 783 ( ) Mr. Tim Neyt Company SECTION 2: Hazards identification Classification of the substance or mixture Classification according to Regulation (EC) No.
3 1272/2008 [CLP]Mixture/Substance: SDS EU 2015: According to Regulation (EU) 2015/830 (REACH Annex II)Not classified Adverse physicochemical, human health and environmental effects Dust may cause mechanical irritation. Label elements According to EC directives or the corresponding national regulations there is no labelling obligation for this product. Dicalite Milled Expanded Perlite / Dicalite Agents GPE / Dicalite Expanded Perlite_All gradesSafety Data Sheet Version: to Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 (REACH) with its amendment Regulation (EU) 2015/83011/15/2016 Authoring: . Sprl - Belgium SDS Ref.: MSDS-01/E2 Other hazards Other hazards not contributing to the classification : Does not present any particular risk, provided it is handled in accordance with good occupational hygiene and safety practice and that precautions are taken to avoid the inhalation of dust.
4 Dust may cause mechanical irritation. May cause irritation to the respiratory tract. SECTION 3: Composition/information on ingredients Substance Substance type : Exempted from REACH, Annex V NameProduct identifier%Classification according to Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008 [CLP] Perlite (CAS No)93763-70-3(EC no)- 100 Not classified Comments : Silica, respirable crystalline <0,1% fine fraction Full text of H-statements: see section 16 Mixture Not applicable SECTION 4: First aid measures Description of first aid measures First-aid measures general : If you feel unwell, seek medical advice. First-aid measures after inhalation : If breathing is difficult, remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
5 First-aid measures after skin contact : Wash with plenty of soap and water. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. First-aid measures after eye contact : Rinse immediately with plenty of water for 15 minutes. Do not rub eyes, cornea damage possible. Obtain medical attention if pain, blinking or redness persist. Take victim to an ophthalmologist if irritation persists. First-aid measures after ingestion : Rinse mouth out with water. Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed Symptoms/injuries : Dust may cause mechanical irritation. Symptoms/injuries after eye contact : redness, pain, mild eye irritation.
6 Mechanical irritation. Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed Treat according to symptoms (decontamination, vital functions), no known specific antidote. SECTION 5: Firefighting measures Extinguishing media Suitable extinguishing media : The product is not flammable. Use extinguishing media appropriate for surrounding fire. Unsuitable extinguishing media : Do not use a heavy water stream. Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture Fire hazard : Not flammable. Use extinguishing media appropriate for surrounding fire. Explosion hazard : None known. Reactivity in case of fire : None known.
7 Hazardous decomposition products in case of fire : None known. Advice for firefighters Precautionary measures fire : No special measures required. Approach from upwind. Firefighting instructions : Personal protection during fire fighting. Protection during firefighting : Measures in case of dust release. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective suit (see item 8). Other information : Avoid dust Milled Expanded Perlite / Dicalite Agents GPE / Dicalite Expanded Perlite_All gradesSafety Data Sheet Version: to Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 (REACH) with its amendment Regulation (EU) 2015/83011/15/2016 Authoring.
8 Sprl - Belgium SDS Ref.: MSDS-01/E3/7 SECTION 6: Accidental release measures Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures General measures : Avoid dust formation. Body protection must be chosen depending on activity and possible exposure, apron, protecting boots, chemical-protection suit (according to EN 14605 in case of splashes or EN ISO 13982 in case of dust). Concerning personal protective equipment to use, see section 8. For non-emergency personnel Protective equipment : For further information refer to section 8: "Exposure controls/personal protection". Measures in case of dust release : In case of dust production: keep upwind.
9 For emergency responders Protective equipment : For further information refer to section 8: "Exposure controls/personal protection". Environmental precautions No special precautions required. Methods and material for containment and cleaning up For containment : Powdered form: no compressed air for pumping over. Methods for cleaning up : Handling product in large quantities: Take up mechanically (sweeping, shovelling) and collect in suitable container for disposal. Take up large spills with pump or vacuum. Other information : Avoid dust Reference to other sections Reference to other sections (8, 13). SECTION 7. SECTION 7: Handling and storage Precautions for safe handling Additional hazards when processed : Use personal protective equipment as required.
10 No specific measures are required if the product is handled in accordance with the general rules of occupational hygiene and safety. Precautions for safe handling : Avoid dust formation. Ensure there is adequate ventilation. Carry operations in the open/under local exhaust/ventilation or with respiratory protection. Refer to: Exposure guidelines. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety procedures. Hygiene measures : Emergency eye wash fountains should be available in the immediate vicinity of any potential exposure. Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Wash hands and other exposed areas with mild soap and water before eat, drink or smoke and when leaving work.