International Chemical Safety Cards

2-DIETHYLAMINOETHANOL ICSC: 0257
World Health Organization (WHO) International Labour Organization (ILO) United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) European Commission National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
N,N-Diethylethanolamine
2-Diethylaminoethyl alcohol
DEAE
(C2H5)2NC2H4OH
Molecular mass: 117.2
3 Flammable Liquid placard 8 Corrosive placard ICSC #    0257
CAS #     100-37-8
RTECS # KK5075000
UN #        2686
EC #         603-048-00-6
June 03, 2002 Validated
TYPES OF HAZARD/ EXPOSURE ACUTE HAZARDS/ SYMPTOMS PREVENTION FIRST AID/
FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE Flammable. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire.
NO open flames, NO sparks, and NO smoking.
Powder, alcohol-resistant foam, water spray, carbon dioxide.
EXPLOSION Above 52C explosive vapour/air mixtures may be formed.
Above 52C closed system, ventilation.
In case of fire: keep drums, etc., cool by spraying with water.
EXPOSURE


 •INHALATION Cough. Nausea. Sore throat. Vomiting. Dizziness.
Ventilation, local exhaust, or breathing protection.
Fresh air, rest. Artificial respiration may be needed. Refer for medical attention.
 •SKIN MAY BE ABSORBED! Redness. Pain.
Protective gloves. Protective clothing.
Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower. Refer for medical attention.
 •EYES Redness. Pain. Blurred vision.
Face shield or eye protection in combination with breathing protection.
First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then take to a doctor.
 •INGESTION Abdominal pain. Diarrhoea.
Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.
Rinse mouth. Give one or two glasses of water to drink. Do NOT induce vomiting. Refer for medical attention.
SPILLAGE DISPOSAL STORAGE PACKAGING & LABELLING
Collect leaking and spilled liquid in sealable containers as far as possible. Wash away remainder with plenty of water. Personal protection: filter respirator for organic gases and vapours.
Fireproof. Separated from strong oxidants, strong acids . Cool. Dry.

C symbol
R: 10-20/21/22-34
S: 1/2-25-26-36/37/39-45
UN Hazard Class: 8
UN Subsidiary Risks: 3
UN Packing Group: II
SEE IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON BACK
ICSC: 0257 Prepared in the context of cooperation between the International Programme on Chemical Safety & the Commission of the European Communities (C) IPCS CEC 1994. No modifications to the International version have been made except to add the OSHA PELs, NIOSH RELs and NIOSH IDLH values.

International Chemical Safety Cards

2-DIETHYLAMINOETHANOL ICSC: 0257
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PHYSICAL STATE; APPEARANCE:
COLOURLESS HYGROSCOPIC LIQUID , WITH CHARACTERISTIC ODOUR.

PHYSICAL DANGERS:


CHEMICAL DANGERS:
On combustion, forms toxic gases (nitrogen oxides). Reacts with strong acids and strong oxidants .

OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS:
TLV: 2 ppm as TWA; (skin); (ACGIH 2004).
MAK: 5 ppm, 24 mg/m;
Peak limitation category: I(1);
skin absorption (H);
Pregnancy risk group: C;
(DFG 2006).
OSHA PEL: TWA 10 ppm (50 mg/m3) skin
NIOSH REL: TWA 10 ppm (50 mg/m3) skin
NIOSH IDLH: 100 ppm See: 100378


ROUTES OF EXPOSURE:
The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation, through the skin and by ingestion.

INHALATION RISK:
A harmful contamination of the air can be reached very quickly on evaporation of this substance at 20C.

EFFECTS OF SHORT-TERM EXPOSURE:
The substance is corrosive to the eyes and is severely irritating to the skin and the respiratory tract . The substance may cause effects on the nervous system .

EFFECTS OF LONG-TERM OR REPEATED EXPOSURE:
PHYSICAL
PROPERTIES
Boiling point: 163C
Melting point: -70C
Relative density (water = 1): 0.88
Solubility in water:
miscible
Vapour pressure, kPa at 20C: 2.8
Relative density of the vapour/air-mixture at 20C (air = 1): 1.01
Flash point: 52C (c.c.)
Auto-ignition temperature: 250C
Explosive limits, vol% in air: 1.9-28
Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: 0.46
ENVIRONMENTAL
DATA

N O T E S
Card has been partly updated in October 2006. See sections on Occupational Exposure Limits and Ingestion First Aid.
NFPA Code: H 3; F 2; R 0;

Transport Emergency Card: TEC (R)-80GCF1-II
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


ICSC: 0257 2-DIETHYLAMINOETHANOL
(C) IPCS, CEC, 1994
IMPORTANT LEGAL NOTICE: Neither NIOSH, the CEC or the IPCS nor any person acting on behalf of NIOSH, the CEC or the IPCS is responsible for the use which might be made of this information. This card contains the collective views of the IPCS Peer Review Committee and may not reflect in all cases all the detailed requirements included in national legislation on the subject. The user should verify compliance of the cards with the relevant legislation in the country of use. The only modifications made to produce the U.S. version is inclusion of the OSHA PELs, NIOSH RELs and NIOSH IDLH values.