Agent Name

Lead(II) acrylate

CAS Number

867-47-0

Formula

C3-H4-O2.1/2Pb

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Lead(2+) acrylate; [ChemIDplus] UN2291

Category

Organic Acids, Metal Salts

Description

White odorless powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; Harmful by ingestion and inhalation; May have cumulative adverse effects; Possible reproductive and fetal toxicant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Lead" and linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
BEI

Lead in blood = 200 ug/L (20 ug/100 ml); sampling time not critical; [ACGIH]

TLV (ACGIH)

0.05 mg/m3, as Pb

PEL (OSHA)

0.05 mg/m3, as Pb

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Lead compound, soluble, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Anemia

Anemia, Hemolytic

Neurotoxin

Motor Neuropathy

Nephrotoxin

Yes

Reproductive Toxin

Yes

IARC Carcinogen

Probable Carcinogen

NTP Carcinogen

Anticipated Human Carcinogen

ACGIH Carcinogen

Confirmed Animal

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Diseases

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