Corrosive liquid, self-heating, n.o.s.

Formula
Not applicable
Description
Generic DOT (UN) entry.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
UN (DOT)
3301
Beilstein/Gmelin
NA

Properties.

Hazards and Protection.
Protection
Wear appropriate protective gloves, clothing and goggles.
Respirators
Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).
Small spills/leaks
Use fully encapsulating, vapor protective clothing should be worn for spills and leaks with no fire. ELIMINATE all ignition sources and prevent contact unless wearing appropriate protective clothing. Stop leak if you can do it without risk. Cover with water, sand or earth. Shovel into metal container and keep material under water.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Small Fires: Water spray, wet sand or wet earth. Large Fires: Water spray or fog.
Fire potential
Extremely flammable; will ignite itself if exposed to air.
Hazards
May re-ignite after fire is extinguished. Fire hazare if allowed to dry.
Combustion products
Burns rapidly, releasing dense, white, irritating fumes.

Health.
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
See inhalation.
   Inhalation
Inhalation or ingestion of decomposition products may cause severe injury or death.
   Skin
Some effects may be experienced due to skin absorption. See inhalation.
   Eyes
Contact with substance may cause severe burns . See inhalation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Seek medical assistance.
   Inhalation
Move victim to fresh air. Apply artificial respiration if victim is not breathing. Administer oxygen if breathing is difficult.
   Skin
Keep exposed skin areas immersed in water or covered with wet bandages until medical attention is received. Remove and isolate contaminated clothing and shoes at the site and place in metal container filled with water.

Transport.
UN number
3301
Response guide
Hazard class
8
Packing Group
I; II