Sulfur DioxideSulfur Dioxide (SO2) is a colorless gas that gives off a choking odor; toxic and water-reactive. Even though it is not flammable, we still recommend a secure chemical storage building or container that meets specific regulations for storing Sulfur Dioxide. That’s why we suggest one of the following: CHEMLoc, DRUMLoc
Sulfur Dioxide Storing Details
- Flammable Details:
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store in compliant chemical storage building.
- Compatible Details: Powdered alkali metals (such as sodium & potassium), water, ammonia, zinc, aluminum, brass, copper [Note: Reacts with water to form sulfurous acid (H2SO3).]
- Description: Sulfur dioxide is the chemical compound with the formula SO2. It is a toxic gas with a pungent, irritating smell, that is released by volcanoes and in various industrial processes.
- Classification: CLASS 2.3
- Brand Name: n/a
Sulfur Dioxide Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|SO2||2.63 kg/m³||1°F (-1°C)||n/a||64.066 g/mol||Water-Reactive||-97.°F (-7°C)|