Agent Name

Praseodymium nitrate

CAS Number

10361-80-5

Formula

H-N-O3.1/3Pr

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Nitric acid, praseodymium(3+) salt; Praseodymium trinitrate; Praseodymium(III) nitrate (1:3); [ChemIDplus] UN1477

Category

Rare Earth Metals

Description

Powder; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] Pentahydrate: Light green crystalline solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

May causes serious eye injury; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] Pentahydrate: An oxidizer that may intensify fire; A skin and strong eye irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Praseodymium." See "RARE EARTH METALS" and linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Fibrogenic

Yes

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