Agent Name

Yttrium trimethoxyethoxide

CAS Number

115668-57-0

Formula

C9-H21-O6-Y

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

UN2924; [MSDSonline]

Category

Rare Earth Metals

Description

Clear liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Available as 5% yttrium 2-methoxyethoxide in 95% 2-methoxyethanol; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Flammable; Causes burns; [MSDSonline] 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

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Flammable liquid, corrosive, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Fibrogenic

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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