This class provides oxygen that can fuel or maintain a fire or may cause explosion. This material is available as a solid or a liquid.
Class 5.1 – Oxidizing Substances
These dangerous goods will produce large amounts of oxygen and cause or enhance the combustion of other materials.
Class 5.2 – Organic Peroxides
These dangerous goods are unstable, will burn rapidly, are sensitive to impact or friction, and can react with other substances to catch fire and generate more oxygen.