Agent Name

Yttrium bromide

CAS Number

13469-98-2

Formula

Br3-Y

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Yttrium tribromide; [ChemIDplus] Yttrium (III) bromide; [MSDSonline]

Category

Rare Earth Metals

Description

Nonahydrate: Colorless hygroscopic solid; [Hawley] Crystalline solid; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "Bromine." See "RARE EARTH METALS" and the linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

1 mg/m3, as Y

PEL (OSHA)

1 mg/m3, as Y

Adverse Effects
Fibrogenic

Yes

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