Agent Name

Barium molybdate

CAS Number

7787-37-3

Formula

Ba.Mo-O4

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Molybdate (MoO42-), barium (1:1), (T-4)-; [ChemIDplus] UN1564

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

White powder, slightly soluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Harmful by ingestion or inhalation; An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "Barium."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.5 mg/m3, as Ba

PEL (OSHA)

0.5 mg/m3, as Ba

MAK

0.5 mg/m3, as Ba, inhalable fraction(soluble compds)

IDLH (NIOSH)

50 mg/m3, as Ba

Explanatory Notes

mp =1480 deg C; [MSDSonline] For TLV, see "Molybdenum and compounds."

Adverse Effects
ACGIH Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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