Agent Name

Dysprosium iodide

CAS Number

15474-63-2

Formula

Dy-I3

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Dysprosium triiodide; [ChemIDplus] Dysprosium (III) iodide; [MSDSonline]

Category

Rare Earth Metals

Description

Yellowish-green flakes; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An irritant; "Sensitization possible" through inhalation and skin contact; [MSDSonline] See "RARE EARTH METALS" and the linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.01 ppm, inhalable fraction and vapor (iodides)

Adverse Effects
Fibrogenic

Yes

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