5.1-05

SOLID OXIDIZING SUBSTANCES, TOXIC AND/OR CORROSIVE.

Emergency procedures

Spillage on deck

Collect spillage for safe disposal. Wash remainder overboard with copious quantities of water. Do not use sawdust or other combustible materials as absorbents.
Contaminated clothing must be removed and washed carefully with copious quantities of water.

Spillage under deck

Collect spillage for safe disposal. Do not use sawdust or other combustible materials as absorbents.
Contaminated clothing must be removed and washed carefully with copious quantities of water.

Fire on deck

Use copious quantities of water to fight a fire.

Fire under deck

Ship's fixed fire-fighting installation may not be effective. Adopt action as for "On deck".

Special equipment to be carried

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

Remarks by UN no.

• BARIUM CHLORATE, SOLID (UN No. 1445).
• CHLORATES, INORGANIC, N.O.S. (UN No. 1461).
An adjacent detonation may involve risk of explosion. May explode in a fire situation when strong packages are stowed in a cargo space in large quantities.

• TRICHLOROISOCYANURIC ACID, DRY (UN No. 2468).
Small quantities of water on the substance will create an explosion hazard. Dispose of spillage overboard in a safe manner.

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