Nitrogen dioxide

CAS RN:10102-44-0

Identification

Substance: Nitrogen dioxide

CAS RN: 10102-44-0

Shipping Name/Number:
    UN 1067; Nitrogen dioxide

STCC:
    49 203 40; Nitrogen dioxide, liquefied

State:
    solid
    liquid
    gas
Color:
    colorless
    brownish
    reddish
    yellowish
Odor:
    fruity/floral/sweet
Specific Gravity:
    sinks in water (> 1)
Vapor Density:
    settles in air (> 1)

Temperature:
    high body temp
    chills
Neurological:
    agitation
    lowered mental state
    unresponsive
    drowsiness
    fatigue/weakness
    dizziness
    headache
    spasms/seizures
Eyes:
    eye irritation/redness
Mouth/Throat:
    coughing/choking
Cardiovascular:
    arrhythmia
    bradycardia
    tachycardia
    hypotension/shock
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Respiratory:
    irregular breathing
    slow breathing
    rapid breathing
    shortness of breath
    wheezing
    respiratory arrest
    resp burning/irritation
    pulmonary edema
    chest discomfort
    congestion
    coughing/choking
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Gastro/Urinary:
    abdom. discomfort
    nausea
Skin:
    itching
    skin burns/burning
    skin swelling
    rash
    skin redness
    cyanosis/blue

NFPA704-Health:
    3 - Serious
NFPA704-Flammability:
    0 - Minimal
NFPA704-Instability:
    0 - Minimal
NFPA704-Special Hazards:
    Oxidizer

Miscellaneous Categories:
    Not Applicable
DOT Hazard Classifications:
    Class 2 - Gases
    Class 5 - Oxidizing substances and Organic peroxides
    Class 8 - Corrosive substances
    Division 2.3 - Toxic gases
    Division 5.1 - Oxidizing substances
WMDs:
    Not Applicable

Placard:
    Dangerous - mixed load/unidentified cargo
    Division 2.3 - Gases, toxic/poisonous
    Division 5.1 - Oxidizing substances
    Class 8 - Corrosive substances
Rail Car:
    Pressure Tank Car
    Box Car
Road Trailer:
    MC331, TC331, SCT331
    Compressed Gas/Tube Trailer
    Mixed Cargo
    Intermodal Tank
    Vacuum Tanker
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