Diazinon

CAS RN:333-41-5

Cleanup Methods

In case of spill or leak: For small spills, sweep up keeping dust to a minimum, and place in a approved chemical container. Wash the spill area with water containing a strong detergent, absorb with pet litter or other absorbent material, sweep up, and place in a chemical container. Seal the container and handle in an approved manner. Flush the area with water to remove any residue. Do not allow wash water to contaminate water supplies. Wear appropriate PPE. /Diazinon 50W/
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). ... Handlers performing tasks such as cleaning equipment or spill cleanup for which engineering controls are not feasible must wear: coveralls over long-sleeved shirt and long pants; chemical-resistant gloves; chemical-resistant footwear plus socks; chemical-resistant apron if exposed to the concentrate; a respirator with an organic vapor-removing cartridge with a prefilter approved for pesticides (MSHA/NIOSH approval number prefix TC-23C) or a canister approved for pesticides (MSHA/NIOSH approval number prefix TC-14G) or a NIOSH approved respirator with an organic vapor (OV) cartridge or canister with any R, P, or HE prefilter. /Diazinon 50W/
Environmental considerations: Land spill: Dig a pit, pond, lagoon, holding area to contain liquid or solid material. /SRP: If time permits, pits, ponds, lagoons, soak holes, or holding areas should be sealed with an impermeable flexible membrane liner./ Dike surface flow using soil, sand bags, foamed polyurethane, or foamed concrete. Absorb bulk liquid with fly ash, cement powder, or commerical sorbents. /Organophosphorous Pesticides, liquid, toxic/
Environmental considerations: Water spill: Use natural deep water barriers or oil spill control booms to limit spill travel. Remove trapped material with suction hoses. /Organophosphorous Pesticides, liquid, toxic/
Environmental considerations: Air spill: Apply water spray or mist to knock down vapors. /Organophosphorous Pesticides, liquid, toxic/
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