Agent Name

Nickel tetraphenylporphyrin

CAS Number

14172-92-0

Formula

C44-H28-N4-Ni

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Nickel, (5,10,15,20-tetraphenyl-21H,23H-porphinato(2-)-N21,N22,N23,N24)-, (SP-4-1)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Porphyrins

Description

Purple solid; [MSDSonline]

Comments

A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; [MSDSonline] 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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Diseases

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