Agent Name

Deuterium hydride

CAS Number

13983-20-5

Formula

D-H

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

UN1049

Category

Simple Asphyxiants

Comments

Highly flammable; A simple asphyxiant at high concentrations; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Hydrogen." See "Deuterium."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Hydrogen, compressed."

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Simple Asphyxiant

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