Agent Name

Niobium pentabromide

CAS Number

13478-45-0

Formula

Br5-Nb

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Niobium bromide; [ChemIDplus] Niobium(V) bromide; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN3260

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Niobium."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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