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Properties of nitro aromatics

Practical tools and guidance

Properties of nitro aromatics
  • Luxembourg
Provider: 
The Inspectorate of Labour and Mines
Available in languages: 
French
Description: 

The guide gives information about different organic compounds, their application, health effects, possibility of fire and explosion and information on how to mitigate risks.

Sector / Industry covered: 
Manufacture of textiles
Manufacture of basic chemicals, fertilisers and nitrogen compounds, plastics and synthetic rubber in primary forms
Manufacture of dyes and pigments
Manufacture of explosives
Manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations
Manufacture of gas; distribution of gaseous fuels through mains
Tasks covered: 
Handling Chemicals
Biological hazard: 
Not applicable
Hazard - physical state: 
Liquids
Vapours
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Reprotoxic substances
Neurotoxic substances
Irritants
Toxic substances
Fire and explosion
Exposure route: 
Ingestion
Inhalation
Skin absorption
Substance description
Substance description: 

Organic chemicals

CAS Number: 
98-95-3
108-88-3
1330-20-7
91-20-3
120-12-7
98-95-3
1321-12-6
25321-14-6
118-96-7
25550-58-7
88-89-1
25168-04-1
610-40-2
618-62-2
8053-60-9
7440-02-0
7440-39-3
7440-47-3
7439-92-1
7440-09-7
Prevention measures: 
Level 1. Elimination of hazards
Level 1. Substitution
Level 2. Technical measures, e.g. local exhaust ventilation
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Hygiene measures
Purpose of the material: 
General information
Type
Type: 
MS information
Target group: 
All (no specific target group)
Year of publication: 
2018