(2)Proper Shipping Name[3.1.2]
ALKALI METAL AMALGAM, SOLID
Stowage and Segregation Information
(16b)Segregation[7.2 - 7.7]
- In addition: from goods of classes 2.1 and 3 when stowed on deck of a containership a minimum distance of two container spaces athwartship shall be maintained, when stowed on ro-ro ships a distance of 6 m athwartship shall be maintained.
- Stow "separated from" acids.
Properties and Observations
Silvery solid, consisting of metal alloyed with mercury. Reacts with moisture, water or acids, evolving hydrogen, a flammable gas. When heated, evolves toxic vapours.
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