Agent Name

Stannous sulfide

CAS Number

1314-95-0

Formula

S-Sn

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Tin sulfide (SnS); Tin sulphide; [ChemIDplus] Tin monosulfide; Tin protosulfide; Tin(II) sulfide; [Merck Index]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Dark gray or black solid; [Merck Index] Gray fragments; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a polymerization catalyst; [Merck Index] Used as a friction material, to make fine chemicals, and in general manufacturing; [ExPub: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

2 mg/m3, as Sn

PEL (OSHA)

2 mg/m3, as Sn

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