Agent Name

Ammonium hexafluorophosphate

CAS Number

16941-11-0

Formula

F6-P.H4-N

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Ammonium hexafluorophosphate(1-); Ammonium phosphorus fluoride; Phosphate(1-), hexafluoro-, ammonium (1:1); [ChemIDplus] UN3260

Category

Fluorides, Inorganic

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] Off-white powder, soluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Corrosive; [MSDSonline] See "FLUORIDES."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

2.5 mg/m3, as F

PEL (OSHA)

2.5 mg/m3, as F

MAK

1 mg/m3, inhalable fraction, as F

IDLH (NIOSH)

, as F

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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