Agent Name

Lithium tetrachloroaluminate

CAS Number

14024-11-4

Formula

Al-Cl4.Li

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Aluminate(1-), tetrachloro-, lithium (1:1), (T-4)-; Aluminate(1-), tetrachloro-, lithium, (T-4)-; [ChemIDplus] UN3260

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Light beige crystalline solid; Odorless and hygroscopic; Soluble in water; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Lithium." See "Aluminum."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Corrosive solid, acidic, inorganic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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