Agent Name

Chromium(III) 2-ethylhexanoate

CAS Number

3444-17-5

Formula

C8-H16-O2.1/3Cr

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

2-Ethylhexanoic acid chromium(III) salt; Chromic 2-ethylhexanoate; Chromium 2-ethylhexanoate; Chromium tris(2-ethylhexanoate); Hexanoic acid, 2-ethyl-, chromium(3+) salt; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Chromium Compounds, Inorganic

Description

50.9% 2-ethylhexanoic acid solution: Green liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

50.9% 2-ethylhexanoic acid solution: A skin and strong eye irritant; Toxic by skin absorption; Suspected of being toxic to fertility or the developing child; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "2-Ethylhexanoic acid." See "Chromium(III) sulfate."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.5 mg/m3, as Cr

PEL (OSHA)

0.5 mg/m3, as Cr

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