Agent Name

Hydrogen telluride

CAS Number

7783-09-7

Formula

H2-Te

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

Dihydrogen telluride; [ChemIDplus] Tellurium hydride; [Merck Index]

Category

Hydrides

Description

Colorless gas with an offensive garlic-like odor; [Merck Index] Unstable gas; [ToxPlanet: Health Council of the Netherlands]

Comments

Highly toxic; [Merck Index] See "Hydrogen selenide."

Exposure Assessment
PEL (OSHA)

0.1 mg/m3, as Te

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