Agent Name

Niobium pentoxide

CAS Number

1313-96-8

Formula

Nb2-O5

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Diniobium pentaoxide; Diniobium pentoxide; Niobia; Niobium pentaoxide; Niobium pentoxide; Niobium(5+) oxide; Niobium(V) oxide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

White crystals insoluble in water; [Sax]

Sources/Uses

Used in metallurgy, electronics, optics, and the production of hard materials; [Ullmann]

Comments

Toxic by ingestion; [Sax]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

mp = 1520 deg C; [Sax]

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