Agent Name

Molybdenum carbide

CAS Number

12011-97-1

Formula

C-Mo

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Molybdenum monocarbide; Molybdenum carbide (MoC); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Sources/Uses

Used to make hard metals; [Ullmann: Carbides]

Comments

See "Molybdenum." See "CARBIDES."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

10 mg/m3, as Mo, inhal. fraction, 3 mg/m3, as Mo, respir. fraction (metal and insol. compds)

PEL (OSHA)

15 mg/m3, as Mo, total dust (metal and insol. compds.)

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