Agent Name

Nickel(II) sulfamate

CAS Number

13770-89-3

Formula

H4-N2-O6-S2.Ni

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Aeronikl 250; Aeronikl 400; Aeronikl 575; Nickel sulfamate; Nickel bis(sulphamidate); Sulfamic acid, nickel(2+) salt (2:1); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nickel Compounds, Inorganic

Description

Nickel sulfamate, 50% aqueous solution: blue-green liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Commercially available in a solution containing 11% nickel; Used for nickel electroforming processes; [Ullmann]

Comments

Harmful if swallowed; May cause skin sensitization; Chronic inhalation of nickel compounds in high concentrations is linked to lung cancer and nasal sinus cancer. [MSDSonline] 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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Diseases

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