Ricin

CAS RN: 9009-86-3

Identification

Substance: Ricin

CAS RN: 9009-86-3

Shipping Name/Number:
    UN 3462; Toxins, extracted from living sources, solid, n.o.s.

State:
    solid
    solid, powder
Color:
    whitish

Temperature:
    low body temp
    high body temp
Neurological:
    agitation
    lowered mental state
    unresponsive
    spasms/seizures
Eyes:
    constricted pupils
    dilated pupils
    eye irritation/redness
Mouth/Throat:
    throat irritation
Cardiovascular:
    chest pain
    arrhythmia
    tachycardia
    hypotension/shock
Respiratory:
    irregular breathing
    slow breathing
    rapid breathing
    shortness of breath
    wheezing
    chest discomfort
Gastro/Urinary:
    abdom. discomfort
    nausea
    vomiting
    vomiting blood
    diarrhea
    urination, bloody
Skin:
    itching
    skin burns/burning
    skin swelling
    rash
    skin redness

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

Miscellaneous Categories:
    Not Applicable
DOT Hazard Classifications:
    Not Applicable
WMDs:
    Not Applicable

Placard:
    Dangerous - Mixed load/unidentified cargo
Rail Car:
    Box car
Road Trailer:
    Mixed Cargo
    Intermodal Freight Container
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