Agent Name

Dilithium tetrachlorocuprate

CAS Number

15489-27-7

Formula

Cl4-Cu.2Li

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Cuprate(2-), tetrachloro-, dilithium, (SP-4-1)-; [ChemIDplus] Lithium tetrachlorocuprate(II); [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Sources/Uses

"Used to halogenate pyrimidine nucleosides." [ChemIDplus]

Comments

Available as 0.1M solution in tetrahydrofuran; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Copper(II) chloride." See "Lithium."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

1 mg/m3, as Cu

PEL (OSHA)

1 mg/m3, as Cu

MAK

0.1 mg/m3, inhalable fraction (Cu, inorganic cmpnds)

IDLH (NIOSH)

100 mg/m3, as Cu

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