Agent Name

Samarium(III) chloride

CAS Number

10361-82-7

Formula

Cl3-Sm

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Samarium chloride; Samarium trichloride; Samarium(III) chloride; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Rare Earth Metals

Description

White-yellow solid; [Merck Index] (Hexahydrate) Hygroscopic; Soluble in water; [Hawley]

Comments

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

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

mp = 686 deg C; [Merck Index]

Adverse Effects
Fibrogenic

Yes

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