Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
1417
(2)Proper Shipping Name
LITHIUM SILICON
(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: A
SW5
If under deck, stow in a mechanically ventilated space.
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.
Properties and Observations

Shiny lumps, crystals or powder, with sharp irritating odour. Reacts readily with water, evolving hydrogen and silane, flammable gases. Enough heat may be generated to ignite the gas mixture in air.

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