Nickel Carbonyl

CAS RN:13463-39-3

Fire Fighting Procedures

Use water spray, dry chemical, foam, or carbon dioxide. Use water spray to keep fire-exposed containers cool. Fight fire from protected location or maximum possible distance.
Evacuation: If fire becomes uncontrollable or container is exposed to direct flame evacuate to a radius of 1500 feet.
If material on fire or involved in fire: Do not extinguish fire unless flow can be stopped. Use water in flooding quantities as fog. Solid streams of water may spread fire. Cool all affected containers with flooding quantities of water. Apply water from as far a distance as possible. Use foam, dry chemical, or carbon dioxide.
Fire fighting: self contained breathing apparatus with a full facepiece operated in pressure-demand or other positive pressure mode.
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