- Protected from sources of heat.
- Clear of living quarters.
Colourless, flammable liquid with a pungent odour. Flashpoint: 35°C c.c Reacts violently with water, evolving hydrogen chloride, an irritating and corrosive gas, apparent as white fumes. When involved in a fire, evolves toxic gases. In the presence of moisture, highly corrosive to most metals. Causes burns to skin, eyes and mucous membranes.