Substance Details
Classification information
(1)UN Number
3318
(2)Proper Shipping Name
AMMONIA SOLUTION relative density less than 0.880 at 15°C in water, with more than 50% ammonia
(3)Class or division
2.3
(4)Subsidiary risks
8 P
(5)Packing group
-
(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
-
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16a)Stowage and handling
Category: D
SW2
Clear of living quarters.
(16b)Segregation
SG35
Stow "separated from" acids.
SG46
Stow "separated from" chlorine.
Properties and Observations

Highly concentrated solution in water of a non-flammable, toxic and corrosive gas with a pungent odour. Even though this substance has a flammability hazard, it only exhibits such hazard under extreme fire conditions in confined areas. Reacts violently with acids. Highly irritating to skin, eyes and mucous membranes. Suffocating in low concentrations.

Package labels and marks
2.3 8 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.