It is an important raw material and intermediate used in organic synthesis, pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals and dyestuffs and is also used in medicine.
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Gefahrenhinweise (EU): H226
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.