It is primarily used an intermediate in the manufacture of pharmaceutical and agrochemical products.
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Hazard Statements: H226-H301-H314-H318
Flammable liquid and vapour. Toxic if swallowed. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Causes serious eye damage.
Precautionary Statements: P280-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF exposed or if you feel unwell: