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Dichiarazioni di rischio (UE): H300-H319-H360
Fatal if swallowed. Causes serious eye irritation. May damage fertility or the unborn child.
Dichiarazioni precauzionali: P201-P280-P301+P310a-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Obtain special instructions before use. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.