Agent Name

Nickel carbide

CAS Number

12012-02-1

Formula

C-Ni3

Major Category

Metals

Category

Nickel Compounds, Inorganic

Comments

See "CARBIDES." See "Nickel" and the linked occupational diseases.

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.2 mg/m3, inhalable fraction, as Ni

PEL (OSHA)

1 mg/m3, as Ni

IDLH (NIOSH)

10 mg/m3

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Asthma

Yes

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Diseases

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