Agent Name

Manganese(II) hydroxide

CAS Number

18933-05-6

Formula

H2-Mn-O2

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Manganese (II) hydroxide; Manganese hydroxide (Mn(OH)2); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Manganese Compounds, Inorganic

Comments

See "Manganese hydroxide." See "Manganese" and the linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.02 mg/m3, as Mn (respirable fraction), 0.1 mg/m3, as Mn (inhalable fraction)

PEL (OSHA)

Ceiling(OSHA)=5 mg/m3, as Mn

MAK

0.2 mg/m3, as Mn (inhalable fraction), 0.02 mg/m3, as Mn (respirable fraction)

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Parkinson's Syndrome

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