Agent Name

Praseodymium(III) nitrate hexahydrate

CAS Number

15878-77-0

Formula

N3-O9.Pr.6H2-O

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Nitric acid, praseodymium(3+) salt, hexahydrate; Praseodymium(III) nitrate, hexahydrate (1:3:6); [ChemIDplus] UN1477

Category

Rare Earth Metals

Description

Light green hygroscopic crystals; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; An oxidizer that may intensify fire; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "NITRATES and NITRiTES." See "RARE EARTH METALS" and the linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

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