Agent Name

Neodymium hydroxide

CAS Number

16469-17-3

Formula

H3-Nd-O3

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Neodymium trihydroxide; [ChemIDplus] Neodymium(III) hydroxide; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN3262

Category

Rare Earth Metals

Description

Bluish or pink solid; [Merck Index] Powder with lumps; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Neodymium." See "RARE EARTH METALS" and linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Corrosive solid, basic, inorganic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Fibrogenic

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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