Agent Name

Palladium nitrate

CAS Number

10102-05-3

Formula

N2-O6.Pd

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Palladium dinitrate; Nitric acid, palladium(2+) salt; [ChemIDplus] Palladium(II) nitrate; [MSDSonline] UN1479

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Brown deliquescent solid; Soluble in water; [Merck Index]

Sources/Uses

Used to separate Cl2 and I2; Also used as a catalyst; [Merck Index]

Comments

An eye irritant; [eChemPortal: ERMA] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline] See "NITRATES and NITRITES."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Oxidizing solid, n.o.s."

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