Agent Name

Boron triiodide

CAS Number

13517-10-7

Formula

B-I3

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Borane, triiodo-; [ChemIDplus] UN3260

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Boron)

Description

Pink crystals that react with water; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Corrosive substance; Causes burns; Harmful if swallowed; [MSDSonline] See "Iodine."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.01 ppm, inhalable fraction and vapor (iodides)

Explanatory Notes

mp = 43-44 deg C; [MSDSonline]

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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