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Arbol eye

DECISION TREE FOR


EYE EXposures
Statements in these
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NON-IRRITANT OR VERY MILD IRRITANT, AND NON-TOXIC GAS OR LIQUID? P
If irritation occurs, cautiously rinse eyes with lukewarm, gently flowing water for 5 minutes, while holding the eyelids
open. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.

NON-IRRITANT OR VERY MILD IRRITANT, AND NON-TOXIC SOLID?
Gently brush product off face. Do not rub eyes. Let the eyes water naturally for a few minutes. Look right and left, then
up and down. If particle/dust does not come out, cautiously rinse eyes with lukewarm, gently flowing water for 5 minutes
or until particle/dust is removed, while holding the eyelids open. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
Do not attempt to manually remove anything from the eyes.

INSOLUBLE IN OR REACTS HAZARDOUSLY WITH WATER?
Gently blot or brush chemical off the face.

THREAT TO RESCUER VIA SKIN CONTACT?
Avoid direct contact. Wear chemical protective gloves, if necessary.

SERIOUS EYE DAMAGE (CORROSIVE)?
{Remove source of exposure or move person to fresh air.} Rinse eyes cautiously with lukewarm, gently flowing water for
several minutes, while holding the eyelids open. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing*
Take care not to rinse contaminated water into the unaffected eye or onto the face.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor/.* *consider specifying a flushing duration of 30 minutes
(for most corrosives), or 60 minutes (for strong alkalies), or that rinsing continue until medical aid is available.

IRRITANT OR SERIOUS IRRITANT?
{Remove source of exposure or move person to fresh air.} Rinse eyes cautiously with lukewarm, gently flowing water for
several minutes, while holding the eyelids open. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.*
{Take care not to rinse contaminated water into the unaffected eye or onto the face.} If eye irritation persists: Get
medical advice/attention.
*. consider specifying a flushing duration of 15-20 minutes.

FROSTBITE/ CRYOGENIC?
Remove source of contamination. Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor* and follow their advice.

Arbol inhalation
DECISION TREE FOR
INHALATION EXPOSURES
Statements in these brackets {...} are optional

NON-IRRITANT AND NON-TOXIC?
Get medical advice/attention if you feel unwell or are concerned.

FLAMMABLE?
Eliminate all ignition sources if safe to do so.

THREAT TO RESCUER IF INHALED (e.g. knock-down?)
Take precautions to ensure your own safety before attempting rescue (e.g. wear appropriate protective equipment, use
the buddy system).

RESPIRATORY SENSITIZER?
Remove source of exposure or move person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. If experiencing respiratory
symptoms:
Call a POISON CENTER/doctor/.* If breathing is difficult, trained personnel should administer emergency oxygen if
advised to do so by the POISON CENTER/doctor/.*

CAUSES PULMONARY EDEMA OR INTERFERES WITH OXYGENATION?
Remove source of exposure or move person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. Immediately call a
POISON CENTER/doctor/.* Specific treatment {is urgent}.* If breathing is difficult, trained personnel should
administer emergency oxygen if advised to do so by the POISON CENTER/doctor/.*
*Refer to supplemental first aid instruction, if immediate administration of antidote or specific measures required.
If appropriate, add Symptoms of pulmonary edema can be delayed up to 48 hours after exposure.
If direct contact during rescue breathing poses a threat to the first aid provider, recommend Avoid mouth-to-mouth
contact by using a barrier device.

FATAL/TOXIC IF INHALED?
Remove source of exposure or move person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. {Immediately} call a
POISON CENTER/doctor/.* Specific treatment {is urgent}.* If breathing has stopped, trained personnel should
begin rescue breathing or, if the heart has stopped, immediately start cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) or
automated external defibrillation (AED).
*Refer to supplemental first aid instruction, if immediate administration of antidote or specific measures required.
If direct contact during rescue breathing poses a threat to the first aid provider recommend Avoid mouth-to-mouth
contact by using a barrier device.

HARMFUL IF INHALED, RESPIRATORY IRRITANT, OR CAUSES DROWSINESS/DIZZINESS?
Take precautions to ensure your own safety (e.g. wear appropriate protective equipment).} {Remove source of exposure
or move person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing.} Call a POISON CENTER/doctor/....*/if you feel unwell.

ORGAN DAMAGE - SINGLE EXPOSURE IF INHALED?
{If exposed} {If you feel unwell}{If concerned}:
Call a POISON CENTER/doctor/....* {Specific treatment}
*Refer to supplemental first aid instruction, if immediate measures required.

ORGAN DAMAGE REPEATED EXPOSURE?
Get medical advice/attention if you feel unwell.

CARCINOGEN, TOXIC TO REPRODUCTION, MUTAGEN?
IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.

*...specify the appropriate source of emergency medical advice.




Arbol skin
DECISION TREE FOR
SKIN EXPOSURES
Statements in these brackets {...} are optional

NON-IRRITANT OR MILD IRRITANT, NON-TOXIC AND NO FIRE OR REACTIVITY HAZARDS?
Rinse/wash with lukewarm, gently flowing water (and mild soap} for 5 minutes or until product is removed. If skin
irritation occurs or you feel unwell: Get medical advice/attention.

THREAT TO RESCUER VIA SKIN CONTACT?
Avoid direct contact. Wear chemical protective clothing, if necessary.

FLAMMABLE LIQUID OR OXIDIZER?
Take off immediately contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower {and mild soap} for 5 minutes or until product
is removed. Store contaminated clothing under water and wash before re-use {or discard}.

PYROPHORIC OR EMITS FLAMMABLE GAS?
Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
{Brush off loose particles from skin.} Immerse in cool water/wrap in wet bandages. Store clothing under water and wash
clothing before re-use {or discard}.

CORROSIVE?
Take off immediately all contaminated clothing, shoes and leather goods (e.g. watchbands, belts).
{Gently blot or brush away excess product.}*
Rinse skin with lukewarm, gently flowing water/shower.** Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor/.* Specific
treatment.***
Wash contaminated clothing before re-use {or discard}.
*insoluble in, or hazardous reaction with, water **consider specifying a flushing duration of 30 minutes (for most
corrosives), or 60 minutes (for strong alkalies), or that rinsing continue until medical aid is available.
***Refer to supplemental first aid instruction.
Specify cleansing agent, if appropriate (e.g. mild soap), or recommend alternative agent in exceptional cases if water is
clearly inappropriate.

IRRITANT?
Take off contaminated clothing, shoes and leather goods (e.g. watchbands, belts). {Gently blot or brush away excess
product.}* Wash with plenty of lukewarm, gently flowing water/.** {Specific treatment.***}
If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. Wash contaminated clothing before re-use.
*insoluble in, or hazardous reaction with, water **consider specifying a flushing duration of 15-20.
Specify a cleansing agent (e.g. mild soap} if appropriate, or recommend an alternative agent in exceptional cases if
water is clearly inappropriate.
***Refer to supplemental first aid instruction. Specify a cleansing agent, if appropriate.

SKIN SENSITIZER?
Take off contaminated clothing, shoes and leather goods (e.g. watchbands, belts). {Gently blot or brush away excess
product.}* Wash with plenty of lukewarm, gently flowing water/** If skin irritation or rash occurs: Get medical
advice/attention. Specific treatment*** Wash contaminated clothing before re-use {or discard}.
*insoluble in, or hazardous reaction with, water **consider specifying a flushing duration of 15-20 minutes.
***Refer to supplemental first aid instruction. Specify cleansing agent, if appropriate (e.g. mild soap), or recommend
alternative agent in exceptional cases if water is clearly inappropriate.

FROSTBITE/CRYOGENIC?
Remove source of exposure.
For brief contact with a small amount: Rewarm with body heat. Get immediate medical advice/attention.
For extensive contact or a large amount: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor* and follow their advice.
Specific treatment is urgent*

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decision tree*Refer to supplemental first aid instruction

*...specify the appropriate source of emergency medical advice.