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Hydrochloric acid is used in chemical synthesis reactions to produce vinyl chloride, fertilizers, dyes, pigments and pharmaceutical ingredients. It is also used in catalyst regeneration, rubber manufacturing, electroplating, semiconductor manufacturing, leather tanning and cotton seed processing.
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Hazard Statements: H290-H315-H318
May be corrosive to metals. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye damage.
Precautionary Statements: P264b-P280-P302+P352-P305+P351+P338-P310-P332+P313-P362-P390
Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Absorb spillage to prevent material damage.