Agent Name

Zirconium selenide

CAS Number

12166-47-1

Formula

Se2-Zr

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Zirconium diselenide; Zirconium selenide (ZrSe2); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Grey powder; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An irritant; Toxic by inhalation and ingestion; Danger of cumulative effects; [MSDSonline] See "Selenium" and "Zirconium."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

5 mg/m3, as Zr (0.2 mg/m3, as Se)

STEL (ACGIH)

10 mg/m3, as Zr

PEL (OSHA)

5 mg/m3, as Zr (0.2 mg/m3, as Se)

MAK

1 mg/m3, inhalable fraction (insol. cmpds.), (0.02 mg/m3, as Se, inhalable fraction)

IDLH (NIOSH)

1 mg/m3, as Se

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