(2)Proper Shipping Name[3.1.2]
PHOSPHORUS HEPTASULPHIDE free from yellow or white phosphorus
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16b)Segregation[7.2 - 7.7]
- Stow "separated from" class 5.1.
- Stow "separated from" goods of classes 2.1 and 3.
- In addition: from goods of classes 2.1 and 3 when stowed on deck of a containership a minimum distance of two container spaces athwartship shall be maintained, when stowed on ro-ro ships a distance of 6 m athwartship shall be maintained.
Properties and Observations
Yellow solid. Ignites readily by friction. Develops heat in contact with moist air, evolving toxic and flammable gases. Forms explosive mixtures with oxidizing substances. Harmful if swallowed or by dust inhalation.
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