Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
2803
(2)Proper Shipping Name
GALLIUM
(3)Class or division
8
(4)Subsidiary risks
-
(5)Packing group
III
(6)Special provisions
-
(7a)Limited quantities
5 kg
(7b)Excepted quantities
(15)EmS
Packing Information
(8)Packing instructions
(9)Packing provisions
PP41
(10)IBC Instructions
-
(11)IBC Provisions
-
(13)Tank instructions
(14)Tank provisions
TP33
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16a)Stowage and handling
Category: B
SW1
Protected from sources of heat.
(16b)Segregation
-
Properties and Observations

Silvery-white metallic element that melts at 29°C , becoming a bright, shiny liquid. Insoluble in water. Highly corrosive to aluminium. Harmful if swallowed, by skin contact or by inhalation. Special care should be taken if a leakage occurs when carried in aluminium freight containers. Carriage should be prohibited in hovercraft and other ships constructed from aluminium.

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