Agent Name

Lanthanum hydroxide

CAS Number

14507-19-8

Formula

H3-La-O3

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Lanthanum hydroxide; Lanthanum trihydroxide; Lanthanum(3+) hydroxide; Lanthanum(III) hydroxide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Rare Earth Metals

Description

White, amorphous solid; [Merck Index] Insoluble in water; [Nordberg, p. 904]

Comments

See "Lanthanum." See "RARE EARTH METALS" and linked occupational diseases.

Adverse Effects
Fibrogenic

Yes

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