DIMETHYLZINC

UN Number: 1370

Information on chemical

Information on chemical

External resources

CAMEO Chemical Database
WISER Substance List

Description

UN number 1370

Physical chemical data

Physical State (20°C) Liquid
Boiling Point (°C) -227

Behaviour at sea

Additional data

Colour colourless
Odour odourless

Transportation data

State liquid
Temperature (°C) ambient
Pressure (Pa) under pressure
IMO class 4.2

Reactivity data

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

GESAMP Hazard profile

Human toxicity threshold

Ecotoxicity

Incident reports

Incident reports

No incident reports available

Emergency Response Guidebook

Emergency Response Guidebook

Guide number: 135

See the guide or download the emergency response guidebook

At sea emergency guide

At sea emergency guide

Emergency schedule: 4.2-01

SPONTANEOUSLY COMBUSTIBLE SUBSTANCES, INSTANLY PYROPHORIC IN AIR; STOWAGE "ON DECK ONLY".

Emergency procedures

Action

Do not use water.

Spillage on deck

Spillage results in a FIRE situation. See FIRE.

Spillage under deck

Not applicable.

Fire on deck

Remove undamaged receptacles to a safe place, contain and smother with DRY inert material and dispose of overboard in a safe manner.

Fire under deck

Not applicable.

Special equipment to be carried

Protective clothing (gloves, boots, coveralls, headgear).
Self-contained breathing apparatus.
DRY inert material (e.g. diatomaceous earth) to be maintained as dry as possible in a suitable stow.

Decision trees

Decision trees

No decision trees available

No additional data

last modified 2020-12-14T09:02:22+00:00