Agent Name

Rubidium fluoride

CAS Number

13446-74-7

Formula

F-Rb

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Rubidium monofluoride; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

White hygroscopic chunks; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Rubidium." See "Sodium fluoride."

Exposure Assessment
BEI

Fluorides in urine = 2 mg/L prior to shift or 3 mg/L at end of shift; (Repeated measurements recommended.)

TLV (ACGIH)

2.5 mg/m3, as F

PEL (OSHA)

2.5 mg/m3, as F

MAK

1 mg/m3, as F, inhalable fraction

IDLH (NIOSH)

250 mg/m3, as F

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