Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
1486
(2)Proper Shipping Name
POTASSIUM NITRATE
(3)Class or division
5.1
(4)Subsidiary risks
-
(5)Packing group
III
(6)Special provisions
(7a)Limited quantities
5 kg
(7b)Excepted quantities
(15)EmS
Packing Information
(8)Packing instructions
(9)Packing provisions
-
(10)IBC Instructions
(11)IBC Provisions
B3
(13)Tank instructions
(14)Tank provisions
TP33
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16a)Stowage and handling
Category: A
SW23
When transported in BK3 bulk container, see 7.6.2.12 and 7.7.3.9.
(16b)Segregation
-
Properties and Observations

White crystals or powder. Soluble in water. Mixtures with combustible material are readily ignited and may burn fiercely. Harmful if swallowed.

Package labels and marks
5.1
For marking and labelling of packages, including IBCs see section 5.2.