It can react with formic acid to get N-formyl-N-methyl-glycine methyl ester in the presence of HCO2Na at ambient temperature.
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Indicaciones de peligro (UE): H315-H319
Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation.
Indicaciones de precaución: P280a-P264-P305+P351+P338-P321-P332+P313-P337+P313
Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection. Wash thoroughly after handling. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Specific treatment (see label). If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. If eye irritation persists: