Agent Name

Ferrous perchlorate

CAS Number

13933-23-8

Formula

Cl-H-O4.1/2Fe

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Iron diperchlorate; Perchloric acid, iron(2+) salt; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Perchlorates

Description

Hexahydrate: Light green odorless crystals; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Hexahydrate: May cause irritation and corrosion to skin and eyes; [MSDSonline] See "Iron salts, soluble." See "PERCHLORATES."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

1 mg/m3, as Fe (soluble iron salts)

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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