Agent Name

Lanthanum acetylacetonate

CAS Number

14284-88-9

Formula

C15-H21-La-O6

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Tris(pentane-2,4-dionato-O,O')lanthanum; [ChemIDplus] Lanthanum 2,4-pentanedionate; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Category

Rare Earth Metals

Description

White or light yellow odorless powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; Lanthanum compounds may cause delayed blood clotting (resulting in hemorrhage) and liver damage; 2,4-Pentanedione is harmful by ingestion and is a skin and severe eye irritant; The amount of free 2,4-pentanedione present and whether it can be released is not known; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Lanthanum." See "RARE EARTH METALS" and linked occupational diseases.

Adverse Effects
Fibrogenic

Yes

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