Agent Name

Tin(IV) nitrate

CAS Number

13826-70-5

Formula

N4-O12.Sn

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Tin(IV) nitrate; [MSDSonline] UN1477

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Solid; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An oxidizing agent; May cause fire on contact with combustible material; Reacts with water producing toxic gas; A corrosive substance that can cause injury to the skin, eyes, and respiratory tract; Inhalation may cause chemical pneumonitis and pulmonary edema; [MSDSonline] See "NITRATES and NITRITES." See "Tin and inorganic compounds."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

2 mg/m3, as Sn

PEL (OSHA)

2 mg/m3, as Sn

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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