Agent Name

Chromium tris(benzoylacetate)

CAS Number

16432-36-3

Formula

C30-H27-Cr-O6

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Chromium tris(benzoylacetonate); Chromium(3+), tris(1-phenyl-1,3-butanedionato)-; Chromium, tris(1-phenyl-1,3-butanedionato)-; Tris(1-phenyl-1,3-butanedionato)chromium; Tris(1-phenyl-1,3-butanedionato-O,O')chromium; Tris(1-phenyl-1,3-butanediono)chromium (III); Tris(1-phenyl-1,3-butanediono)chromium(III); Tris(benzoylacetonato)chromium; [ChemIDplus] Chromium (III) benzoylacetonate; [MSDSonline]

Category

Chromium Compounds, Inorganic

Description

Powder; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline] See Cr(III) compounds in "Chromium."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.003 mg/m3, as Cr(III), inhalable particulate matter

PEL (OSHA)

0.5 mg/m3

Explanatory Notes

Soluble Cr(III) compounds are assigned RSEN and DSEN; "Trivalent chromium compounds--with the exception of chromium(III) acetate, chromium(III) chloride hexahydrate, and chromium(III) nitrate--are insoluble or poorly soluble in water . . ." [ACGIH]

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

ACGIH Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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