Health and Safety Recommendations for our stone repair mortar Family of Products
Product and Manufacturer Identification
- Product: a blend of Natural Hydraulic Lime and hydraulic binder,
filler, lightweight filler and additive
Use: stone repair mortar
Name : Group C.E.S.A
- Addresse : 24110 St Astier, France
Tél : 05.53.54.11.25
Fax : 05.53.04.67.91
- In case of Urgency:
France - ORFILA, Tél : 01.45.42.59.59
UK – The Lime Line Tel: 0800 7839014
Ireland – The Traditional Lime Co. Tel: 05991 51750
|Chemical Name||EINE CS number||CAS number||Classification||Concentration
or Concentration range
|Calcium hydroxyde||215-137-3||1305-62-0||Xi R 41||≤ 20 %|
|Hydraulic binder||266-043-4||65997-15-1||Xi R36/37/38-43||≤ 20 %|
|Filler||Not listed||1318-00-9||/||≤ 5 %|
IDENTIFICATION OF DANGERS
Principal risks for people and the environment
First Aid (urgent cases)
|Contact with eyes||
Wash immediately and abundantely with clean water and consult an ophtalmologist.
|Contact with the skin||
Wash the affected area abundantely with clean water. Afterwards wash again with soap or light detergent. Protect clothing.
Wash nose and throat with clean water. Breathe fresh air. If necessary consult a doctor
Wash mouth, drink some water and consult a doctor.
ANTI FIRE MEASURES
The product is not flammable.
All fire estinguishing agents can be used. Above 950oC the lime will produce CO2 emission.
ACCIDENTAL SPILLAGE MEASURES
|Protection of the environment||
Avoid disposal in surface waters, sewers and drains.
|Cleaning and recovery methods||
Avoid creating dust when collecting loose product. Once hardened the product can be collected as a normal construction debris. The hardening process is variable in accordance with weather conditions and water addition but is never below 1 hour.
USAGE, STOCKING AND HANDLING PRECAUTIONS
Store away from acids and from the reach of children
CONTROL PROCEDURES FOR WORKERS’ EXPOSURE
AND TYPE OF EQUIPMENT FOR INDIVIDUALS’ PROTECTION
|Respiratory protection:||Wear appropriate mask|
|Hands protection:||Wear appropriate gloves|
|Eyes protection:||Wear goggles to avoid risk of splashes in the eyes|
|Skin protection:||Wear suitable protective work clothing|
PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
|Colour||White or pale grey powder|
|PH in water solution:||Between 12 and 13 (in saturated solution)|
|Apparent volumetric mass:||0.65g/cm3 at 20oC|
|Danger of Explosion:||Not explosive|
|Solubility in Water||> 1.5 g/l at 20oC|
|Absolute volumetric mass||2.6g/cm3 at 20oC|
|Apparent volumetric mass||0.65g/cm3 at 20oC|
STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
|Stability:||The product is stable at all temperatures.|
|Conditions to avoid:||Storage in damp areas to avoid an hydraulic set.|
|Materials to avoid:||Reacts strongly with acids, generating CO2.|
Refer to Identification of Dangers and First Aid Measures above for effects on health.
Our stone repair mortar in powder is an alcaline material that brings the water pH to 12.4 in saturated solution
In hardened form our stone repair mortar is stable and its components are isoluble
The product in its hardened state can be disposed as a normal construction debris.
Dispose of used bags in authorised refuse areas in accordance with local directives.
Our stone repair mortar is classified as a non dangerous material.
Or for more information on our extensive range of our stone repair mortar products, please get in touch
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Further information on our stone repair mortar range is available at: www.masonsmortar.co.uk