Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
1897
(2)Proper Shipping Name
TETRACHLOROETHYLENE
(3)Class or division
6.1
(4)Subsidiary risks
P
(5)Packing group
III
(6)Special provisions
-
(7a)Limited quantities
5 L
(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
TP1
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16a)Stowage and handling
Category: A
SW2
Clear of living quarters.
(16b)Segregation
-
Properties and Observations

Colourless liquid with an ethereal odour. When involved in a fire, evolves extremely toxic fumes (phosgene). Toxic if swallowed, by skin contact or by inhalation.

Package labels and marks
6.1 Marine Pollutant mark This marine pollutant mark is not required when the single or inner packagings have:
  • a net quantity of 5 L or less for liquids; or
  • a net mass of 5 kg or less for solids.
For marking and labelling of packages, including IBCs see section 5.2.