Agent Name

Bismuth sulfide

CAS Number

1345-07-9

Formula

Bi2-S3

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Bismuth sesquisulfide; Bismuth(3+) sulfide; C.I. 77172; Dibismuth trisulphide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Blackish-brown solid; [Merck Index] Dark brown powder, insoluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Naturally occurring as bismuthinite; [Merck Index]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "Bismuth."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

mp = 685 deg C;

Links to Other NLM Databases
Toxicity Information

Search TOXNET

Chemical Information

Search ChemIDplus

Related Information in HazMap
Other Information

No other related information on this agent was found.