(2)Proper Shipping Name[3.1.2]
SODIUM CYANIDE, SOLID
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16b)Segregation[7.2 - 7.7]
- Stow "separated from" acids.
Properties and Observations
White, deliquescent crystals or lumps. Soluble in water. Reacts with acids or acid fumes, evolving hydrogen cyanide, a highly toxic and flammable gas. Highly toxic if swallowed, by skin contact or by dust inhalation.
Package labels and marks
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.