How to storage HPMC ?

While HPMC is classified as a non-hazardous material, the following should be taken notice of in order to avoid unexpected accidents when handling:
Storage : Dust of HPMC is capable of exploding. To avoid explosion due to dust, store aware from heats, sparks and fires, and do not expose it directly to high temperatures.
Handling : Solutions of HPMC are very slippery. To avoid any accidents, sweep the spilled powder and keep dry.
Health : Use appropriate procedures to avoid direct contact such as the skin or eyes and prevent any inhalation of the product.
Additional information : For further information on safety, refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)