Agent Name

Stannous fluoborate

CAS Number

13814-97-6

Formula

B-F4.1/2Sn

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Borate(1-), tetrafluoro-, tin(2+) (2:1); Tin bis(tetrafluoroborate); [ChemIDplus] Tin fluoborate; [Solvay Fluorides MSDS]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

50% Aqueous solution: Colorless liquid with practically no odor; [Solvay Fluorides MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in electroplating; [Solvay Fluorides MSDS]

Comments

50% Aqueous solution: Causes burns; May cause severe upper respiratory tract and nasal irritation; [Solvay Fluorides MSDS] See "Potassium tetrafluoroborate." See "Tin and inorganic compounds."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

2 mg/m3, as Sn

PEL (OSHA)

2 mg/m3, as Sn

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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