Agent Name

Nickel II phthalocyanine

CAS Number

14055-02-8

Formula

C32-H16-N8-Ni

Major Category

Dyes

Synonyms

(Phthalocyaninato(2-))nickel; 2,1-Phthalocyaninato nickel; Nickel phthalocyanine; Nickel phthalocyanine blue; (29H,31H-Phthalocyaninato(2-)-N29,N30,N31,N32)nickel; Nickel, (29H,31H-phthalocyaninato(2-)-N29,N30,N31,N32)-,(SP-4-1)- (9CI); Nickel, (29H,31H-phthalocyaninato(2-)-kappaN29,kappaN30,kappaN31,kappaN32)-, (SP-4-1)-; Nickel, (phthalocyaninato(2-))- (8CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Phthalocyanine Dyes

Description

Dark blue powder; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Comments

May cause skin sensitization; Possible carcinogen; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "Nickel" and linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
PEL (OSHA)

1 mg/m3, as Ni

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Asthma

Yes

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