Agent Name

Radium carbonate

CAS Number

7116-98-5

Formula

C-O3-Ra

Major Category

Physical/Radiation

Synonyms

Carbonic acid, radium salt; [ATSDR ToxProfiles]

Category

Radioactive Compounds

Description

White solid; [ATSDR ToxProfiles]

Comments

See "Radium" and linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

Insoluble in water at 20 degrees C; [ATSDR ToxProfiles]

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Known Carcinogen

NTP Carcinogen

Human Carcinogen

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