Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
1045
(2)Proper Shipping Name
FLUORINE, COMPRESSED
(3)Class or division
2.3
(4)Subsidiary risks
5.1 8
(5)Packing group
-
(6)Special provisions
-
(7a)Limited quantities
0
(7b)Excepted quantities
(15)EmS
Packing Information
(8)Packing instructions
(9)Packing provisions
-
(10)IBC Instructions
-
(11)IBC Provisions
-
(13)Tank instructions
-
(14)Tank provisions
-
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16a)Stowage and handling
Category: D
SW2
Clear of living quarters.
(16b)Segregation
SG6
Segregation as for class 5.1.
SG19
Stow "separated from" class 7.
Properties and Observations

Non-flammable, toxic and corrosive pale yellowish gas with a pungent odour. Powerful oxidant which may cause fire. Reacts with water or moist air to produce toxic and corrosive fumes. Corrosive to glass and to most metals. Will explode when mixed with hydrogen. Heavier than air (1.3). Highly irritating to skin, eyes and mucous membranes.

Package labels and marks
2.3 5.1 8
For marking and labelling of packages, including IBCs see section 5.2.