Agent Name

Sodium hexafluoroantimonate

CAS Number

16925-25-0

Formula

F6-Sb.Na

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Antimonate(1-), hexafluoro-, sodium (1:1), (OC-6-11)-; Antimonate(1-), hexafluoro-, sodium, (OC-6-11)-; [ChemIDplus] Sodium hexafluoroantimonate(V); [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Antimony)

Description

Beige powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

A strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion and inhalation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Antimony" and linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
BEI

Fluorides in urine = 2 mg/L prior to shift or 3 mg/L at end of shift; (Repeated measurements recommended.)

TLV (ACGIH)

0.5 mg/m3, as Sb (2.5 mg/m3, as F)

PEL (OSHA)

0.5 mg/m3, as Sb (2.5 mg/m3, as F)

MAK

1 mg/m3, as F, inhalable fraction

IDLH (NIOSH)

50 mg/m3, as Sb

Adverse Effects
Fibrogenic

Yes

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