Agent Name

Magnesium iodide

CAS Number

10377-58-9

Formula

I2-Mg

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Magnesium iodide (MgI2); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Octahydrate: White deliquescent solid; Easily discolored by light and air; Soluble in water; [Merck Index] White odorless beads; Soluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Comments

May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.01 ppm, inhalable fraction and vapor (iodides)

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