Agent Name

Ferric sulfate pentahydrate

CAS Number

142906-29-4

Formula

Fe.3/2H2-O4-S.5H2-O

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Sulfuric acid, iron(3+) salt (3:2), pentahydrate; [ChemIDplus] Iron(III) sulfate pentahydrate; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Yellow odorless solid; Hygroscopic; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Comments

Harmful by ingestion; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "Ferric sulfate."

Exposure Assessment
Skin Designation (ACGIH)

Insufficient data

TLV (ACGIH)

1 mg/m3, as Fe (soluble iron salts)

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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