Agent Name

Zinc oxalate

CAS Number

547-68-2

Formula

C2-H2-O4.Zn

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Zinc, (ethanedioato(2-)-kappaO1,kappaO2)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Organic Compounds

Description

Dihydrate: White solid; [Hawley]

Sources/Uses

Dihydrate: Used to make zinc oxide and in organic synthesis; [Hawley]

Comments

Hydrate: An irritant; Acute toxicity: target organs are nerves and kidneys; [MSDSonline] See "Zinc."

Exposure Assessment
MAK

0.1 mg/m3(respirable fraction), 2 mg/m3 (inhalable fraction)-for Zn inorg. compds

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