Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
1714
(2)Proper Shipping Name
ZINC PHOSPHIDE
(3)Class or division
4.3
(4)Subsidiary risks
6.1
(5)Packing group
I
(6)Special provisions
-
(7a)Limited quantities
0
(7b)Excepted quantities
(15)EmS
Packing Information
(8)Packing instructions
(9)Packing provisions
PP31
(10)IBC Instructions
-
(11)IBC Provisions
-
(13)Tank instructions
-
(14)Tank provisions
-
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16a)Stowage and handling
Category: E
SW2
Clear of living quarters.
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.
SG35
Stow "separated from" acids.
Properties and Observations

Grey crystals or powder. Reacts with acids or decomposes slowly in contact with water or damp air, evolving phosphine, a spontaneously flammable and highly toxic gas. Reacts violently with oxidizing substances.

Package labels and marks
4.3 6.1
For marking and labelling of packages, including IBCs see section 5.2.