Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
1390
(2)Proper Shipping Name
ALKALI METAL AMIDE
(3)Class or division
4.3
(4)Subsidiary risks
-
(5)Packing group
II
(6)Special provisions
(7a)Limited quantities
500 g
(7b)Excepted quantities
(15)EmS
Packing Information
(8)Packing instructions
(9)Packing provisions
PP31 PP40
(10)IBC Instructions
(11)IBC Provisions
B4 B21
(13)Tank instructions
(14)Tank provisions
TP33
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16a)Stowage and handling
Category: E
SW2
Clear of living quarters.
H1
Keep as dry as reasonably practicable.
(16b)Segregation
SG26
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.
SG35
Stow "separated from" acids.
Properties and Observations

Small crystals. Decomposes in contact with water or acids, evolving ammonia vapour and producing highly caustic alkaline solutions.

Package labels and marks
4.3
For marking and labelling of packages, including IBCs see section 5.2.