Agent Name

Strontium sulfate

CAS Number

7759-02-6

Formula

H2-O4-S.Sr

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Strontium sulphate; Sulfuric acid, strontium salt (1:1); [ChemIDplus] STRONZIO SOLFATO; [IUCLID]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

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

Sources/Uses

Found as the mineral celestine or celestite; Used in ceramics and pyrotechnics; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause mechanical eye and respiratory tract irritation; [ICSC] Inhalation of dust may cause pneumoconiosis; [IUCLID] May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Strontium."

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