Agent Name

Titanium dichloride

CAS Number

10049-06-6

Formula

Cl2-Ti

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Titanium chloride (TiCl2); [ChemIDplus] Titanium(II) chloride; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN3200

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

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

Comments

Decomposed by water; [Merck Index] Pyrophoric; Reacts violently with water; Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Titanium."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Pyrophoric solid, inorganic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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