Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
3314
(2)Proper Shipping Name
PLASTICS MOULDING COMPOUND in dough, sheet or extruded rope form, evolving flammable vapour
(3)Class or division
9
(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
PP14
(10)IBC Instructions
(11)IBC Provisions
B3 B6
(13)Tank instructions
-
(14)Tank provisions
-
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16a)Stowage and handling
Category: E
SW1
Protected from sources of heat.
SW6
When stowed under deck, mechanical ventilation shall be in accordance with SOLAS regulation II-2/19 (II-2/54) for flammable liquids with flashpoint below 23�C c.c.
(16b)Segregation
SG5
Segregation as for class 3.
SG14
Stow "separated from" class 1 except for division 1.4S.
Properties and Observations

A moulding material consisting predominantly of polystyrene, poly(methyl methacrylate) or other polymeric material and containing 5% to 8% of a volatile hydrocarbon which is predominantly pentane. During storage a small proportion of this pentane is released to the atmosphere; this proportion increases at elevated temperatures.

Package labels and marks
9
For marking and labelling of packages, including IBCs see section 5.2.