Agent Name

Manganese tallate

CAS Number

8030-70-4

Formula

Mn***

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Fatty acids, tall-oil, manganese salts; [ChemIDplus] Non-Scratch Drier/ Paste Drier; [Gans Ink and Supply MSDS]

Category

Organic Compounds, Metal Salts

Description

Brown paste; [Gans Ink and Supply MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a lithographic paste drier; [Gans Ink and Supply MSDS]

Comments

A skin irritant; Inhalation of manganese compounds may cause nervous system and pulmonary injury; [Gans Ink and Supply MSDS] See "Tall oil fatty acids." See "Manganese" and 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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Diseases

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