Agent Name

Molybdenum diboride

CAS Number

12007-27-1

Formula

B2-Mo

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Molybdenum boride; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Gray powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Boron" and "Molybdenum."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

10 mg/m3, as Mo, inhal. fraction, 3 mg/m3, as Mo, respir. fraction (metal and insol. compds)

PEL (OSHA)

15 mg/m3, as Mo, total dust (metal and insol. compds.)

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