(2)Proper Shipping Name[3.1.2]
POTASSIUM METAL ALLOYS, LIQUID
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16b)Segregation[7.2 - 7.7]
- 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.
- Stow "separated from" acids.
Properties and Observations
Soft, silvery metal liquid. Floats on water. Reacts violently with moisture, water or acids, evolving hydrogen, which may be ignited by the heat of the reaction. Highly reactive, sometimes with explosive effect.
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