Agent Name

Nickel(II) citrate

CAS Number

6018-92-4

Formula

C6-H8-O7.3/2Ni

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Nickel citrate; 1,2,3-Propanetricarboxylic acid, 2-hydroxy-, nickel(2+) salt (2:3); Citric acid, nickel(2+) salt (2:3) (8CI); Trinickel dicitrate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nickel Compounds, Inorganic

Comments

See "Nickel" and linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.1 mg/m3, inhalable fraction, as Ni

PEL (OSHA)

1 mg/m3, as Ni

IDLH (NIOSH)

10 mg/m3

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Asthma

Yes

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