Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
1849
(2)Proper Shipping Name
SODIUM SULPHIDE, HYDRATED with not less than 30% water
(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

Yellow-pink or white deliquescent crystals, flakes or lumps. Melting point: 50°C. Soluble in water. 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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