Agent Name

Aluminum cobalt oxide

Alternative Name

Cobalt aluminum oxide

CAS Number

1333-88-6

Formula

Al2-Co-O4

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Cobalt aluminum oxide; Cobalt aluminate; Aluminum cobalt oxide (Al2CoO4); Dialuminium cobalt tetraoxide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Dark-blue powder, insoluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Harmful if swallowed; May cause skin sensitization; [MSDSonline] See "Cobalt." See "Aluminum."

Exposure Assessment
BEI

Cobalt in urine = 15 ug/L; sample at end of shift at end of workweek;

TLV (ACGIH)

0.02 mg/m3, as Co

Explanatory Notes

For aluminum TLV, see "Aluminum metal and insoluble compounds."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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