Reported in EPA TSCA Inventory.
General Information: As in any fire, wear a self-contained
breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or
equivalent), and full protective gear. Will burn if involved in a
fire. Combustible liquid.
Extinguishing Media: Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire.?
Handling: Avoid breathing dust, vapor, mist, or gas. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
Storage: Keep away from sources of ignition. Store in a cool, dry place. Store in a tightly closed container.
Safety Information about?Diethyl succinate (CAS NO.123-25-1):
Risk Statements: 36/37/38
R36/37/38: Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
Safety Statements: 26-36-24/25-22?
S22: Do not breathe dust.?
S24/25: Avoid contact with skin and eyes.?
S26: In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.?
S36: Wear suitable protective clothing.
WGK Germany: 2
HS Code: 29171990
Mildly toxic by ingestion. A skin and eye irritant. Combustible liquid. Reaction with ethyl trifluoroacetate + sodium hydride may cause a fire or explosion. When heated to decomposition it emits acrid smoke and irritating fumes. See also ESTERS.
|Organism||Test Type||Route||Reported Dose (Normalized Dose)||Effect||Source|
|rat||LD50||oral||8530mg/kg (8530mg/kg)||?||AMA Archives of Industrial Hygiene and Occupational Medicine. Vol. 4, Pg. 119, 1951.|