Agent Name

Iron perchlorate

CAS Number

13537-24-1

Formula

Cl-H-O4.1/3Fe

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Iron triperchlorate; Iron(3+) perchloric acid salt; Perchloric acid, iron(3+) salt; [ChemIDplus] Iron (III) perchlorate; Ferric perchlorate; [MSDSonline] UN1481

Category

Perchlorates

Description

Yellowish odorless solid; Hygroscopic; [MSDSonline]

Comments

May cause fire on contact with combustible materials; An eye irritant; [MSDSonline] See "Iron salts, soluble." See "PERCHLORATES."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

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

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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