Agent Name

Yttrium silicide

CAS Number

12067-55-9

Formula

Si2-Y

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Yttrium disilicide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Rare Earth Metals

Description

Gray odorless pieces; [Materion Advanced Chemicals MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; Inhalation may cause labored respiration and loss of coordination; [Materion Advanced Chemicals MSDS] See "Magnesium silicide." See "RARE EARTH METALS" and linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

1 mg/m3, as Y

PEL (OSHA)

1 mg/m3, as Y

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