Agent Name

Yttrium nitride

CAS Number

25764-13-0

Formula

N-Y

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Yttrium (III) nitride; [MSDSonline]

Category

Rare Earth Metals

Description

Black powder; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Reacts with water producing flammable vapors; An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "RARE EARTH METALS" and the linked occupational diseases. See "NITRIDES."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

1 mg/m3, as Y

PEL (OSHA)

1 mg/m3, as Y

Adverse Effects
Fibrogenic

Yes

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