This publication provides information regarding the properties, manufacture, shipping, storage, handling, and use of hydrogen sulfide. It also describes many of the related regulatory requirements and safe practices in the United States and Canada. This information is intended to complement but not supplant national, state, provincial, territorial, municipal, and insurance company codes and requirements.
The information in this publication is intended for use by hydrogen sulfide shippers, carriers, distributors, repackagers, consumers, equipment designers or installers, safety administrators, and others desiring an introductory knowledge to the subject. Anyone requiring more detailed or specialized information should consult their hydrogen sulfide supplier.