Hydrogen peroxide

CAS RN: 7722-84-1

Identification

Substance: Hydrogen peroxide

CAS RN: 7722-84-1

Shipping Name/Number:
    UN 2014; Hydrogen, peroxide, aqueous solutions with more than 40 percent but not more than 60 percent hydrogen peroxide (stabilized as necessary); Hydrogen peroxide, aqueous solutions with not less than 20 percent but not more than 40 percent hydrogen peroxide (stabilized as necessary)
    UN 2015; Hydrogen peroxide, stabilized or Hydrogen peroxide aqueous solutions, stabilized with more than 60 percent hydrogen peroxide
    UN 2984; Hydrogen, peroxide, aqueous solutions with not less than 8 percent but less than 20 percent hydrogen peroxide (stabilized as necessary)

State:
    solid
    solid, crystalline
    liquid
Color:
    colorless
Odor:
    odorless
    other odor
Taste:
    bitter taste
    sour/acidic taste
    other taste
pH:
    acid (0-6)
     mod. acid (3-5)
     weak acid (6)
Specific Gravity:
    sinks in water (> 1)

Neurological:
    agitation
    lowered mental state
    unresponsive
    drowsiness
    fatigue/weakness
    numbness/tingling
    lack of coordination
    spasms/seizures
Eyes:
    dilated pupils
    light sensitivity
    eye irritation/redness
    eye swelling
    tearing
    impaired vision
    vision loss
Nose:
    nasal irritation
Mouth/Throat:
    mouth irritation
    throat irritation
Cardiovascular:
    chest pain
    arrhythmia
    hypotension/shock
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Respiratory:
    irregular breathing
    shortness of breath
    respiratory arrest
    resp burning/irritation
    pulmonary edema
    chest discomfort
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Gastro/Urinary:
    abdom. discomfort
    abdom. distention
    nausea
    vomiting
    vomiting blood
    diarrhea
Skin:
    skin burns/burning
    skin redness
    numbness/tingling

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

Miscellaneous Categories:
    Meth Lab
DOT Hazard Classifications:
    Class 5 - Oxidizing substances and Organic peroxides
    Class 8 - Corrosive substances
    Division 5.1 - Oxidizing substances
WMDs:
    Not Applicable

Placard:
    Dangerous - Mixed load/unidentified cargo
    Division 2.2 - Non-flammable, non-toxic gases
    Division 2.2 - Gases, oxidizing
    Division 5.1 - Oxidizing substances
    Division 6.2 - Infectious substances
Rail Car:
    Box car
    Hopper car
Road Trailer:
    Mixed Cargo
    Intermodal Freight Container
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