Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
1638
(2)Proper Shipping Name
MERCURY IODIDE
(3)Class or division
6.1
(4)Subsidiary risks
P
(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
-
(10)IBC Instructions
(11)IBC Provisions
B4 B21
(13)Tank instructions
(14)Tank provisions
TP33
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16a)Stowage and handling
(16b)Segregation
-
Properties and Observations

Red crystals or powder. Insoluble in water. Toxic if swallowed, by skin contact or by dust inhalation.

Package labels and marks
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.