Agent Name

Rubidium nitrate

CAS Number

13126-12-0

Formula

N-O3.Rb

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Nitric acid, rubidium salt; [ChemIDplus] UN1477

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

White crystalline powder; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Comments

Causes spastic paralysis, somnolence, and convulsions in oral and intraperitoneal lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] A strong oxidizing agent that may cause fire on contact with combustible materials; An irritant; Inhalation may cause CNS effects; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "Rubidium." See "NITRATES and NITRITES."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

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