Agent Name

Sodium chloroplatinate tetrahydrate

CAS Number

1307-82-0

Formula

Cl6-Pt.2Na.4H2-O

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Platinate(2-), hexachloro-, disodium, tetrahydrate; Platinate(2-), hexachloro-, disodium, tetrahydrate, (OC-6-11)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Comments

Human inhalation of 0.0009 mg/m3 causes other changes in olfaction, cough, and cyanosis; [RTECS] See "Ammonium hexachloroplatinate" "Dicesium hexachloroplatinate," and "Potassium hexachloroplatinate(IV)."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.002 mg/m3, as Pt (soluble salts)

PEL (OSHA)

0.002 mg/m3, as Pt (soluble salts)

IDLH (NIOSH)

4 mg/m3, as Pt (soluble salts)

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Asthma

Yes

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