Agent Name

Potassium hexahydroxyantimonate

CAS Number

12208-13-8

Formula

H6-O6-Sb.K

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Antimonate (Sb(OH)61-), potassium, (OC-6-11)-; [ChemIDplus] Potassium antimonate; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] UN1549

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Antimony)

Description

White powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; Harmful by ingestion and inhalation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Antimony" and linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.5 mg/m3, as Sb

PEL (OSHA)

0.5 mg/m3, as Sb

IDLH (NIOSH)

50 mg/m3, as Sb

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Fibrogenic

Yes

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