Agent Name

Rhodium(III) nitrate

CAS Number

10139-58-9

Formula

N3-O9-Rh

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Nitric acid, rhodium(3+) salt; Rhodium nitrate; Rhodium trinitrate; [ChemIDplus] UN3085

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Hydrate: Hygroscopic crystals; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Hydrate: An oxidizing agent; Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Rhodium." See "NITRATES and NITRITES."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Oxidizing solid, corrosive, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

ACGIH Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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