Agent Name

Barium oxalate

CAS Number

516-02-9

Formula

C2-H2-O4.Ba

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Ethanedioic acid, barium salt (1:1); [ChemIDplus] UN1564

Category

Organic Acids, Metal Salts

Description

White odorless crystals; Insoluble in water (0.093 g/L); [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Barium sulfate."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Barium compound, n.o.s."

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