ANTIMONY TRICHLORIDE solid

UN Number: 1733

Also known as: ANTIMONOUS CHLORIDE, ANTIMONY BUTTER, ANTIMONY CHLORIDE, BUTTER OF ANTIMONY, CAUSTIC ANTIMONY
Information on chemical

Information on chemical

External resources

CAMEO Chemical Database
WISER Substance List

Description

UN number 1733

Physical chemical data

Physical State (20°C) Solid
Density (kg/m3)
3100 [Kg/m³] at a temperature of 20°C
Molar mass (g/mol) 228
Boiling Point (°C) 223
Melting Point (°C) 73
Vapour Pressure (Pa)
130 [Pa] at a temperature of 20°C

Behaviour at sea

Additional data

Colour white to pale yellow
Odour sharp, unpleasant odour
Standard behavior classification D, SD

Transportation data

Package group II
State solid
Temperature (°C) ambient
Pressure (Pa) under pressure

Reactivity data

Water Yes
Acid(s) No
Base(s) No
Metal(s) and alloys Yes
Oxidizing agents No
Reducing agents No
Combustibles No
Organic substance No

GESAMP Hazard profile

Human toxicity threshold

IDHL 16 (as Sb)
TLV-TWA 0.1 (Sb)
TEEL-1 (mg/m3) 0.937
TEEL-2 (mg/m3) 0.937
TEEL-3 (mg/m3) 93.7

Ecotoxicity

Incident reports

Incident reports

No incident reports available

Emergency Response Guidebook

Emergency Response Guidebook

Guide number: 157

See the guide or download the emergency response guidebook

At sea emergency guide

At sea emergency guide

Emergency schedule: 8-03

STRONG CORROSIVE SUBSTANCES, NON-COMBUSTIBLE; STOWAGE "ON DECK ONLY".

Emergency procedures

Action

Turn ship off-wind.

Spillage on deck

Use of water on substance may cause violent reaction. Wash overboard with copious quantities of water from as far away as practicable.

Spillage under deck

Not applicable.

Fire on deck

If possible remove receptacles likely to be involved or keep them cool with water.

Fire under deck

Not applicable.

Special equipment to be carried

Protective clothing (gloves, boots, coveralls, headgear).
Self-contained breathing apparatus.
Spray nozzles.

Remarks by UN no.

• CHLOROSULPHONIC ACID (UN No. 1754)
• BORON TRIBROMIDE (UN No. 2692)
Very violent reaction with water; avoid water, if possible use soda ash to neutralize spillage.

Decision trees

Decision trees

No decision trees available

No additional data

last modified 2020-12-14T09:02:05+00:00