Agent Name

Lithium aluminum silicate

CAS Number

1302-66-5

Formula

Al.2H2-O5-Si2.Li

Major Category

Mineral Dusts

Synonyms

Petalite; [ChemIDplus] Lithium aluminosilicate; [Industrial Corporation MSDS]

Category

Other Mineral Dusts

Description

White odorless powder; Insoluble in water; [Industrial Corporation MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Petalite, also known as castorite, is a lithium aluminium phyllosilicate mineral LiAlSi4O10, crystallizing in the monoclinic system." [Wikipedia]

Comments

See "Aluminum silicate, anhydrous."

Exposure Assessment
MAK

0.2 ppm, inhalable fraction, as Li

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