Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Melting point, °C
Boiling point, °C
Vapor pressure, mmHg
742 (1.9 C)
0.733 g/cm3 (0C)
Solubility in water
Partition coefficient, pKow
Hazards and Protection.
Keep in a cool, dry, dark location in a tightly sealed container or cylinder. Keep away from incompatible materials, ignition sources and untrained individuals. Secure and label area. Protect containers/cylinders from physical damage.
All chemicals should be considered hazardous. Avoid direct physical contact. Use appropriate, approved safety equipment. Untrained individuals should not handle this chemical or its container. Handling should occur in a chemical fume hood.
Wear appropriate protective gloves, clothing and goggles.
Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).
Make no contact with the spilled material. ELIMINATE ignition sources and ground all equipment. DO NOT OPERATE RADIO TRANSMITTERS WITHIN 100 meters OF ELECTRIC DETONATORS. DO NOT CLEAN-UP OR DISPOSE OF, EXCEPT UNDER SUPERVISION OF A SPECIALIST.
Upper exp. limit, %
Lower exp. limit, %
Use plenty of water - FLOOD it! If water is not available, use carbon dioxide, dry chemical or dirt.
May explode and throw fragments 500 meters or more if fire reaches cargo.
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.
The toxological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.
May cause irritation.
Seek medical assistance.
Move victim to fresh air. Apply artificial respiration if victim is not breathing. Administer oxygen if breathing is difficult.
Remove and isolate contaminated clothing and shoes. Flush with running water for at least 20 minutes.
Flush with running water for at least 20 minutes.