Agent Name

Aluminum perchlorate nonahydrate

CAS Number

81029-06-3

Formula

Al.3Cl-H-O4.9H2-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Perchloric acid, aluminum salt, nonahydrate; [MSDSonline] UN1481

Category

Perchlorates

Description

White hygroscopic crystals; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An oxidizing agent that may cause fire on contact with combustible materials; An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "PERCHLORATES."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Perchlorates, inorganic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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