Agent Name

Metaphosphoric acid

CAS Number

10343-62-1

Formula

H-O3-P

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

Phosphenic acid; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Acids, Inorganic

Description

Colorless odorless solid; [Merck Eurolab MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Merck Eurolab MSDS] See "Phosphoric acid."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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