Nitrogen dioxide

CAS RN:10102-44-0

NFPA Hazard Classification

Nitrogen oxides

Flammability: 0
Health: 3Instability: 0
Special: OX

Health: 3 (Serious)
Materials that, on short exposure, could cause serious temporary or residual injury, including those requiring protection from all bodily contact. Fire fighters may enter the area only if they are protected from all contact with the material. Full protective clothing, including self-contained breathing apparatus, coat, pants, gloves, boots, and bands around legs, arms, and waist, should be provided. No skin surface should be exposed.

Flammability: 0 (Minimal)
This degree includes any material that will not burn under typical fire conditions.

Instability: 0 (Minimal)
This degree includes materials that are normally stable, even under fire exposure conditions, and that do not react with water. Normal fire fighting procedures may be used.

Special: Oxidizer
The material is an oxidizer.

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