Agent Name

Mercury azide

CAS Number

38232-63-2

Formula

Hg2-N6

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Mercurous azide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Explosives

Comments

See "AZIDES." See "Mercury, inorganic compounds" and the linked occupational disease.

Restricted

Transport of Mercurous azide is forbidden. [HMT]

Exposure Assessment
Skin Designation (ACGIH)

Yes

TLV (ACGIH)

0.02 mg/m3, as Hg

PEL (OSHA)

0.1 mg/m3, as Hg

MAK

0.02 mg/m3, as Hg, inhalable fraction

IDLH (NIOSH)

10 mg/m3, as Hg

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Chemical Asphyxiant

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