On exposure, sodium sulphide undergoes a catalytic reaction, due to the incidental chemical decomposition, the resulting product will be found to be caked, heated, or a light salmon hue tinted with slate green patches and intermixed with splotches of some white precipitate. As far as the textile industry is concerned sodium sulphide in this condition is valueless. See also IMDG Code & US CFR.
- Commodity Name:
SODIUM SULPHIDE (Chips, Broken, etc.)