Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
2668
(2)Proper Shipping Name
CHLOROACETONITRILE
(3)Class or division
6.1
(4)Subsidiary risks
3
(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 TP37
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16a)Stowage and handling
Category: D
SW1
Protected from sources of heat.
SW2
Clear of living quarters.
H2
Keep as cool as reasonably practicable.
(16b)Segregation
SG35
Stow "separated from" acids.
Properties and Observations

Colourless flammable liquid with a pungent odour. Flashpoint: 56°C c.c. Immiscible with water. Decomposes when heated, evolving highly toxic fumes of cyanides. Reacts with steam and acids, evolving toxic and flammable vapours. Highly toxic if swallowed, by skin contact or by inhalation.

Package labels and marks
6.1 3
For marking and labelling of packages, including IBCs see section 5.2.