Agent Name

Rhodium iodide

CAS Number

15492-38-3

Formula

I3-Rh

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Rhodium triiodide; [ChemIDplus] Rhodium(III) iodide; [HSDB]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Black hygroscopic solid; [HSDB] Black hygroscopic crystals; Insoluble in water; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes somnolence, cough, and dyspnea in oral lethal-dose studies of mice and rats; [RTECS] An irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Rhodium."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

1 mg/m3, as Rh [0.01 ppm for inhalable fraction and vapor (iodides)]

PEL (OSHA)

0.1 mg/m3, as Rh

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