Agent Name

Nickel(II) oxalate

CAS Number

547-67-1

Formula

C2-H2-O4.Ni

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Nickel oxalate; Nickel, (ethanedioato(2-)-kappaO1,kappaO2)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nickel Compounds, Inorganic

Description

Dihydrate: light green solid, insoluble in water; [Merck Index]

Comments

See "Nickel" and linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.2 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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Diseases

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