Agent Name

Silver trifluoromethanesulfonate

CAS Number

2923-28-6

Formula

C-H-F3-O3-S.Ag

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Silver triflate; Silver trifluoromethylsulfonate; Silver(I) trifluoromethanesulfonate; Methanesulfonic acid, 1,1,1-trifluoro-, silver(1+) salt (1:1); Methanesulfonic acid, trifluoro-, silver(1+) salt; Silver trifluoromethanesulphonate; [ChemIDplus] UM3261

Category

Organic Acids, Metal Salts

Description

White odorless powder; Soluble in water; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.01 mg/m3, as Ag (compounds)

PEL (OSHA)

0.01 mg/m3, as Ag

MAK

0.01 mg/m3, inhalable fraction (salts), as Ag

IDLH (NIOSH)

10 mg/m3, as Ag

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Corrosive solid, acidic, organic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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