Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
(2)Proper Shipping Name
SODIUM DINITRO-o-CRESOLATE, WETTED with not less than 15% water, by mass
(3)Class or division
(4)Subsidiary risks
6.1 P
(5)Packing group
(6)Special provisions
(7a)Limited quantities
(7b)Excepted quantities
Packing Information
(8)Packing instructions
(9)Packing provisions
PP26 PP31
(10)IBC Instructions
(11)IBC Provisions
(13)Tank instructions
(14)Tank provisions
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16a)Stowage and handling
Stow "away from" class 3.
Stow "away from" heavy metals and their salts.
Properties and Observations

Desensitized explosive. Substance in pure form consists of yellow powder. Explosive and sensitive to friction in the dry state. May form extremely sensitive compounds with heavy metals or their salts. When involved in a fire, evolves toxic fumes; in closed compartments, these fumes may form an explosive mixture with air. Toxic if swallowed, by skin contact or by inhalation.

Package labels and marks
4.1 6.1 Marine Pollutant mark This marine pollutant mark is not required when the single or inner packagings have:
  • a net quantity of 5 L or less for liquids; or
  • a net mass of 5 kg or less for solids.
For marking and labelling of packages, including IBCs see section 5.2.