2-Naphthyl isocyanate is used as pharmaceutical intermediate.
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Dichiarazioni di rischio (UE): H331-H315-H319-H334-H335
Toxic if inhaled. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled. May cause respiratory irritation.
Dichiarazioni precauzionali: P260-P280h-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/clothing. 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: