Agent Name

Rhodium chloride

CAS Number

10049-07-7

Formula

Cl3-Rh

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Rhodium trichloride; Rhodium(III) chloride (1:3); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Red solid; Insoluble in water; [Merck Index] Red-brown hygroscopic solid with an acidic odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes somnolence, respiratory depression, and weight loss in intravenous lethal-dose studies of rabbits and rats; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Rhodium."

Adverse Effects
ACGIH Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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