Agent Name

Dihydrogen hexafluorotitanate(2-)

CAS Number

17439-11-1

Formula

F6-Ti.2H

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Titanate(2-), hexafluoro-, dihydrogen; Titanate(2-), hexafluoro-, dihydrogen, (OC-6-11)-; Titanate(2-), hexafluoro-, hydrogen (1:2), (OC-6-11)-; [ChemIDplus] Hexafiuorotitanic acid solution; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

60% Aqueous solution: Colorless liquid with a pungent odor; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to formulate metal surface treatment products (including those for galvanizing and electroplating), to make fabricated metal products, as a laboratory reagent, and intermediate; [ExPub: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

60% Aqueous solution: Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; Targets the kidney and liver; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Potassium hexafluorotitanate." See "Titanium." See "FLUORIDES."

Exposure Assessment
BEI

Fluorides in urine = 2 mg/L prior to shift or 3 mg/L at end of shift; (Repeated measurements recommended.)

TLV (ACGIH)

2.5 mg/m3, as F

PEL (OSHA)

2.5 mg/m3, as F

MAK

1 mg/m3, as F, inhalable fraction

IDLH (NIOSH)

250 mg/m3, as F

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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Processes

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