DI-tertiary-BUTYL PEROXIDE

UN Number: 2102

Information on chemical

Information on chemical

External resources

CAMEO Chemical Database
WISER Substance List

Description

UN number 2102

Physical chemical data

Physical State (20°C) Liquid
Density (kg/m3)
800 [Kg/m³] at a temperature of 20°C
Molar mass (g/mol) 146.2
Density of gas (kg/m3) 6.579
Boiling Point (°C) 80
Melting Point (°C) -30
Vapour Pressure (Pa)
2800 [Pa] at a temperature of 20°C

Behaviour at sea

Additional data

Standard behavior classification FE

Transportation data

Package group II
State liquid
IMO class 5.2

Reactivity data

GESAMP Hazard profile

Human toxicity threshold

Ecotoxicity

Incident reports

Incident reports

Year Vessel Location Cargo type
19?? Stanislaw Dubois Off Island Texel, Netherlands Package
Emergency Response Guidebook

Emergency Response Guidebook

Guide number: 44a0fce2ac4d416e92085df0be9fa998

See the guide or download the emergency response guidebook

At sea emergency guide

At sea emergency guide

Emergency schedule: 5.2-01

ORGANIC PEROXIDES IN PACKAGINGS; STOWAGE "ON DECK ONLY".

Emergency procedures

Action

Avoid all sources of ignition (e.g. naked lights, unprotected light bulbs, electric handtools).

Spillage on deck

Wash overboard with copious quantities of water.
Dispose of leaking packages.

Spillage under deck

Not applicable.

Fire on deck

• SMOKE EVOLUTION
Turn ship off-wind. Cool down packages or freight container using copious quantities of water from a protective position.
Contact the manufacturer.
Do NOT open freight container until well after smoke evolution has ceased. Cool down smoking and bulged packages with water. Dispose of bulged or leaking packages and residues.
• FIRE
Use water spray from a protected position, as far away as practicable. Do NOT use water jet. Keep surrounding areas cool with copious quantities of water. Contact the manufacturer. After the fire has been extinguished the freight container may be approached. If possible, keep contents cool with copious quantities of water for several hours. Dispose of residues if practicable.
Clean the area thoroughly.

Fire under deck

• SMOKE EVOLUTION
Not applicable.
• FIRE
Not applicable.

Special equipment to be carried

Protective gloves, boots and goggles.
Self-contained breathing apparatus.
Spray nozzles.

Decision trees

Decision trees

No decision trees available

No additional data

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