The purpose of this publication is to provide information regarding the properties, manufacture, shipping, storage, handling, and use of sulfur dioxide. It also describes related regulatory requirements and safe prac-tices 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 the use of sulfur dioxide shippers, carriers, distributors, re-packagers, consumers, equipment designers or installers, safety administrators, and others desiring an introductory knowledge of the subject. Anyone requiring more detailed or specialized information should consult their sulfur dioxide supplier.