Carbon Dioxide  CO2

UN #: 1013

Purity Range Offerings: 99.9% - 99.9%

U.S. DOT Hazmat Class: 2.2

scf per pound: 13.8 scf/pound

Vapor Pressure: 


Carbon dioxide appears as a colorless odorless gas at atmospheric temperatures and pressures. Relatively nontoxic and noncombustible. Heavier than air and may asphyxiate by the displacement of air. Soluble in water. Forms carbonic acid, a mild acid. Under prolonged exposure to heat or fire the container may rupture violently and rocket. Used to freeze food, to control chemical reactions, and as a fire extinguishing agent.