CAS RN: 333-41-5

Other Preventive Measures

SRP: The scientific literature for the use of contact lenses by industrial workers is inconsistent. The benefits or detrimental effects of wearing contact lenses depend not only upon the substance, but also on factors including the form of the substance, characteristics and duration of the exposure, the uses of other eye protection equipment, and the hygiene of the lenses. However, there may be individual substances whose irritating or corrosive properties are such that the wearing of contact lenses would be harmful to the eye. In those specific cases, contact lenses should not be worn. In any event, the usual eye protection equipment should be worn even when contact lenses are in place.
Use this product only in accordance with its labeling and with the Worker Protection Standard, 40 CFR Part 170. /Diazinon 50W/
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). ... Mixers, loaders, applicator and other handlers using engineering controls must wear: long-sleeved shirt and long pants; shoes plus socks; chemical-resistant gloves if mixing or loading; chemical-resistant apron if mixing or loading. /Diazinon 50W/
Follow manufacturer's instructions for cleaning/maintaining PPE (personal protective equipment). If no such instructions for washables exist, use detergent and hot water. Keep and wash PPE separately from other laundry. Discard clothing and other absorbent materials that have been drenched or heavily contaminated with this product's concentrate. Do not reuse them. /Diazinon 50W/
Users should: Wash hands before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco, or using the toilet; Remove clothing/PPE immediately if pesticide gets inside. Then wash thoroughly and put on clean clothing.; Remove PPE immediately after handling this product. Wash the outside of gloves before removing. As soon as possible, wash thoroughly and change into clean clothing. /Diazinon 50W/
Do not enter or allow worker entry into treated areas during the restricted-entry interval. ... PPE required for early entry to treated areas that is permitted under the Worker Protection Standard and that involves contact with anything that has been treated such as plants, soil, or water is: Coverall worn over long-sleeved shirt and long pants; chemical-resistant gloves made of any waterproof material; chemical-resistant footwear plus socks; and chemical-resistant headgear if overhead exposures. Notify workers of the application by warning them orally and by posting warning signs at entrances to treated areas. /Diazinon 50W/
The worker should immediately wash the skin when it becomes contaminated.
Work clothing that becomes wet or significantly contaminated should be removed or replaced.
Workers whose clothing may have become contaminated should change into uncontaminated clothing before leaving the work premises.
If material not on fire and not involved in fire: Keep sparks, flames, and other source of ignition away. Keep material out of water sources and sewers. Build dikes to contain flow as necessary. Attempt to stop leak if without undue personnel hazard. Use water spray to knock down vapors. /Organophosphorous Pesticides, liquid, toxic/
Personnel protection: Avoid breathing vapors. Keep upwind. ... Avoid bodily contact with the material. ... Do not handle broken packages unless wearing appropriate personal protective equipment. Wash away any material which may have contacted the body with copious amounts of water or soap and water. /Organophosphorous Pesticides, liquid, toxic/
SRP: Contaminated protective clothing should be segregated in such a manner so that there is no direct personal contact by personnel who handle, dispose, or clean the clothing. The completeness of the cleaning procedures should be considered before the decontaminated protective clothing is returned for reuse by the workers. Contaminated clothing should not be taken home at the end of shift, but should remain at employee's place of work for cleaning.
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