Agent Name

Stannous oxalate

CAS Number

814-94-8

Formula

C2-H2-O4.Sn

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Ethanedioic acid, tin(2+) salt (1:1); Oxalic acid, tin(2+) salt (1:1) (8CI); Tin(II) oxalate; Stavelan cinaty [Czech]; Tin oxalate; Tin(2+) oxalate; [ChemIDplus] Oxalic acid, tin(II) salt; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Organic Acids, Metal Salts

Description

White solid; [Merck Index] White powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used for dyeing and printing textiles; [Merck Index]

Comments

Causes pigmented or nucleated red blood cells, weight loss, and changes in iron in repeated-dose oral studies of rats; [RTECS] May cause irritation; Harmful by ingestion; Toxic by inhalation; Targets the nerves, kidney, and gastrointestinal tract; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Tin(II) oxide."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

2 mg/m3, as Sn

PEL (OSHA)

2 mg/m3, as Sn

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