Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
1847
(2)Proper Shipping Name
POTASSIUM SULPHIDE, HYDRATED with not less than 30% water of crystallization
(3)Class or division
8
(4)Subsidiary risks
-
(5)Packing group
II
(6)Special provisions
-
(7a)Limited quantities
1 kg
(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
SG35
Stow "separated from" acids.
Properties and Observations

Crystalline solid. Melting point: 60°C. Reacts violently with acids, evolving hydrogen sulphide, a toxic and flammable gas. Mildly corrosive to most metals. Causes burns to skin, eyes and mucous membranes.

Package labels and marks
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