Agent Name

Argon fluoride

CAS Number

59680-91-0

Formula

Ar-F

Major Category

Other Classes

Category

Fluorides, Inorganic

Sources/Uses

Used in excimer lasers for ocular structures; [ChemIDplus]

Comments

See "FLUORIDES."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

2.5 mg/m3, as F

PEL (OSHA)

2.5 mg/m3, as F

MAK

1 mg/m3, inhalable fraction, as F

IDLH (NIOSH)

250 mg/m3, as F, as F

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