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Name of Material Index

Green Highlighted Entries in Blue Pages

For entries highlighted in green follow these steps:

  • If there is no fire:
    • Go directly to Table 1 (green bordered pages)
    • Look up the ID number and name of material
    • Identify initial isolation and protective action distances
  • if a fire is involved:
    • Also consult the assigned orange guide
    • If applicable, apply the evacuation information shown under Public Safety

NOTE 1: If the name in Table 1 is shown with "(when spilled in water)", these materials produce large amounts of Toxic Inhalation Hazard (TIH) (PIH in the US) gases when spilled in water. Some Water Reactive materials are also TIH materials themselves (e.g., Bromine trifluoride (UN1746), Thionyl chloride (UN1836), etc.). In these instances, two entries are provided in Table 1 for land-based and water-based spills. If the Water Reactive material is not a TIH and this material is not spilled in water, Table 1 and Table 2 do NOT apply and safety distances will be found within the appropriate orange guide.

NOTE 2: Explosives are not individually listed by their name because in an emergency situation, the response will be based only on the division of the explosive, not on the individual explosive.

For divisions 1.1, 1.2, 1.3 and 1.5, refer to Guide 112.

For divisions 1.4 and 1.6, refer to Guide 114.

Name of Material Guide No. ID No. WRM CWA TIH
Arsenical pesticide, liquid, flammable, toxic1312760   
Arsenical pesticide, liquid, poisonous1512994   
Arsenical pesticide, liquid, poisonous, flammable1312993   
Arsenical pesticide, liquid, toxic1512994   
Arsenical pesticide, liquid, toxic, flammable1312993   
Arsenical pesticide, solid, poisonous1512759   
Arsenical pesticide, solid, toxic1512759   
Arsenic bromide1511555   
Arsenic chloride1571560  TIH image
Arsenic compound, liquid, n.o.s.1521556   
Arsenic compound, liquid, n.o.s., inorganic1521556   
Arsenic compound, solid, n.o.s.1521557   
Arsenic compound, solid, n.o.s., inorganic1521557   
Arsenic pentoxide1511559   
Arsenic trichloride1571560  TIH image
Arsenic trioxide1511561   
Arsine1192188  TIH image
Arsine, adsorbed1733522  TIH image
Articles containing Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB)1712315   
Articles, pressurized, hydraulic (containing non-flammable gas)1263164   
Articles, pressurized, pneumatic (containing non-flammable gas)1263164   
Aryl sulfonic acids, liquid, with more than 5% free Sulfuric acid1532584   
Aryl sulfonic acids, liquid, with not more than 5% free Sulfuric acid1532586   
Aryl sulfonic acids, solid, with more than 5% free Sulfuric acid1532583   
Aryl sulfonic acids, solid, with not more than 5% free Sulfuric acid1532585   
Aryl sulphonic acids, liquid, with more than 5% free Sulphuric acid1532584   
Aryl sulphonic acids, liquid, with not more than 5% free Sulphuric acid1532586   
Aryl sulphonic acids, solid, with more than 5% free Sulphuric acid1532583   
Aryl sulphonic acids, solid, with not more than 5% free Sulphuric acid1532585   
Asbestos, amphibole1712212   
Asbestos, blue1712212   
Asbestos, brown1712212   
Asbestos, chrysotile1712590   
Asbestos, white1712590   
Asphalt, cut back1301999   
Aviation regulated liquid, n.o.s.1713334   
Aviation regulated solid, n.o.s.1713335   
Barium alloys, pyrophoric1351854   
Barium azide, wetted with not less than 50% water1131571   
Barium bromate1412719   
Barium chlorate1411445   
Barium chlorate, solid1411445   
Barium chlorate, solution1413405   
Barium compound, n.o.s.1541564   
Barium cyanide1571565   
Barium hypochlorite, with more than 22% available Chlorine1412741   
Barium nitrate1411446   
Barium oxide1571884   
Barium perchlorate1411447   
Barium perchlorate, solid1411447   
Barium perchlorate, solution1413406   
Barium permanganate1411448   
Barium peroxide1411449   
Batteries, containing Sodium1383292   
Batteries, dry, containing Potassium hydroxide solid1543028   
Batteries, nickel-metal hydride1713496   
Batteries, wet, filled with acid1542794   
Batteries, wet, filled with alkali1542795   
Batteries, wet, non-spillable1542800   
Battery fluid, acid1572796   
Battery fluid, alkali1542797   
Battery-powered equipment (wet battery)1543171   
Battery-powered equipment (with lithium ion batteries)1473171   
Battery-powered equipment (with lithium metal batteries)1383171   
Battery-powered equipment (with sodium batteries)1383171   
Battery-powered vehicle (wet battery)1543171   
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