Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
1831
(2)Proper Shipping Name
SULPHURIC ACID, FUMING
(3)Class or division
8
(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
-
(10)IBC Instructions
-
(11)IBC Provisions
-
(13)Tank instructions
(14)Tank provisions
TP2 TP13
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16a)Stowage and handling
Category: C
SW2
Clear of living quarters.
SW15
For metal drums, stowage category B.
(16b)Segregation
-
Properties and Observations

Colourless, oily liquid, may be partly crystallized. Solution of varying quantities of sulphur trioxide in sulphuric acid. Reacts violently with water and organic material, generating heat. In the presence of moisture, highly corrosive to most metals. Toxic if swallowed, by skin contact or by inhalation. Causes severe burns to skin, eyes and mucous membranes.

Package labels and marks
8 6.1
For marking and labelling of packages, including IBCs see section 5.2.