2,4-Dinitrophenol

CAS RN: 51-28-5

Identification

Substance: 2,4-Dinitrophenol

CAS RN: 51-28-5

Shipping Name/Number:
    UN 0076; Dinitrophenol, dry or wetted with less than 15% water, by mass
    UN 1320; Dinitrophenol, wetted with not less than 15% water, by mass
    UN 1599; Dinitrophenol solution
    Hazard Class or Division: 1.1D; Dinitrophenol, dry or wetted with less than 15% water, by mass
    Hazard Class or Division: 4.1; Dinitrophenol, wetted with not less than 15% water, by mass
    Hazard Class or Division: 6.1; Dinitrophenol solution

STCC:
    49 166 26; Dinitrophenol solution (shipped water wet with at least 15% water)
    49 214 25; Dinitrophenol solution

State:
    solid
    solid, crystalline
Color:
    yellowish
Odor:
    fruity/floral/sweet
Taste:
    bitter taste
    other taste
pH:
    acid (0-6)
     strong acid (<3)
     mod. acid (3-5)
Specific Gravity:
    sinks in water (> 1)
Vapor Density:
    settles in air (> 1)

Temperature:
    high body temp
Neurological:
    agitation
    lowered mental state
    unresponsive
    drowsiness
    fatigue/weakness
    dizziness
    headache
    lack of coordination
    spasms/seizures
Eyes:
    impaired vision
Cardiovascular:
    arrhythmia
    bradycardia
    tachycardia
    hypertension
    hypotension/shock
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Respiratory:
    irregular breathing
    rapid breathing
    shortness of breath
    pulmonary edema
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Gastro/Urinary:
    abdom. discomfort
    nausea
    vomiting
Skin:
    sweating
    jaundice/yellow
    cyanosis/blue

NFPA704-Health:
    Not Applicable
NFPA704-Flammability:
    Not Applicable
NFPA704-Instability:
    Not Applicable
NFPA704-Special Hazards:
    Not Applicable

Miscellaneous Categories:
    Not Applicable
DOT Hazard Classifications:
    Class 1 - Explosives
    Class 4 - Flammable solids; Spontaneously combustible materials; Dangerous when wet/Water-reactive
    Class 6 - Toxic substances and Infectious substances
    Division 1.1 - Explosives with a mass explosion hazard
    Division 4.1 - Flammable solids
    Division 6.1 - Toxic substances
WMDs:
    Not Applicable

Placard:
    Dangerous - Mixed load/unidentified cargo
    Division 1.1, 1.2, 1.3 or 1.5 - Explosives which have significant hazards
    Division 4.1 - Flammable solids, self-reactive substances and solid desensitized explosives
    Division 6.1 - Toxic/Poisonous substances
Rail Car:
    Box car
Road Trailer:
    Mixed Cargo
    Intermodal Freight Container
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