Aluminum chloride Anhydrous reacts with water or moisture generating heat and hydrochloric acid fumes which irritate the respiratory tract.Thus al areas where it is stored & must be dry and wel ventilated,Bulk handling ayatems must be waterproof and unloaded with dry nitrogen or dry air system.Storage should be away from automatic sprinkler system and coveralls made of acd resistant material shoud be worn while handling he product.Any contact with skin or eye shoud be flushed with large quantties of water and a physician should be called

Environmental question should also be consdered while handlingAluminum Chloride Anhydrous as the fumes exudng from excessive exposure of the product are environmentally objectionable

Base Metal Chemicals has provided proper collection systems and Scrubbers to avoid damage to the environment