Agent Name

Rhenium heptoxide

CAS Number

1314-68-7

Formula

O7-Re2

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Dirhenium heptaoxide; Rhenium oxide (Re2O7); [ChemIDplus] Rhenium (VII) oxide; [MSDSonline] UN1479

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Canary yellow solid; Highly deliquescent; [Merck Index] Yellow or greenish-yellow powder; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Corrosive to skin and eyes; [eChemPortal: ERMA] An oxidizing agent; May cause fire on contact with combustible material; An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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