Agent Name

Calcium iodobehenate

CAS Number

1319-91-1

Formula

C22-H43-I-O2.1/2Ca

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Calioben; Docosanoic acid, iodo-, calcium salt; Iododocosanoic acid calcium salt; Saiodin; Sajodin; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Animal Feed Additives

Description

White odorless solid; Slightly soluble in cold water; [Hawley]

Sources/Uses

Used as a source of iodine in medicine and animal feeds; [HSDB]

Comments

Toxic by ingestion; Can cause iodide poisoning; [HSDB] See "Iodine."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.1 mg/m3, inhalable fraction and vapor (iodides)

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