Agent Name

Cerium nitride

CAS Number

25764-08-3

Formula

Ce-N

Major Category

Metals

Category

Rare Earth Metals

Sources/Uses

Has been used as a sintering additive for aluminum nitride and silicon nitride; [Ullmann]

Comments

See "RARE EARTH METALS" and the linked occupational diseases. See "NITRIDES."

Adverse Effects
Fibrogenic

Yes

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