Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
2699
(2)Proper Shipping Name
TRIFLUOROACETIC ACID
(3)Class or division
8
(4)Subsidiary risks
-
(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
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16a)Stowage and handling
Category: B
SW1
Protected from sources of heat.
SW2
Clear of living quarters.
H2
Keep as cool as reasonably practicable.
(16b)Segregation
-
Properties and Observations

Colourless, fuming, hygroscopic liquid with a pungent odour. Miscible with water. When heated to decomposition or in contact with acids evolves toxic gases. In the presence of moisture, highly corrosive to most metals. Vapours are highly irritating to skin, eyes and mucous membranes. Liquid causes severe burns to skin, eyes and mucous membranes.

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