Immediately remove all contaminated clothing and equipment effected by the Caustic.
Flush the exposed area thoroughly with a lot of water, followed by washing with a solution of 5 %
ammonium chloride in water.
If caustic contacts the eyes, they should be irrigated immediately with plenty of water for at least 15
Hold the eyelids opened during irrigation. The eyes should then be washed with a dilute boric acid
solution and wash the eye with water for an additional 15 minutes.
A physician should be seen immediately after the eye is thoroughly washed.
For personal protection, use face shields, gloves, gum-boots and protective suites.
Caustic soda (solid) is packed in mild steel drums & each packing weighs 250 kg net.