Agent Name

Vanadium carbide

CAS Number

12070-10-9

Formula

C-V

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Vanadium carbide (VC); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Solid; [Hawley] Black odorless powder; Insoluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a steel additive for cutting tools; [Hawley]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "Vanadium pentoxide." See "CARBIDES."

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