Agent Name

Titanium trifluoride

CAS Number

13470-08-1

Formula

F3-Ti

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Titanium fluoride; [ChemIDplus] Titanium(III) fluoride; [Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Light brown powder; [Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Reacts violently with water; Causes burns; Inhalation can cause corrosive effects on the upper respiratory tract and lungs; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; Targets kidneys, liver, lungs, and bones; [Aldrich MSDS] See "FLUORIDES."

Exposure Assessment
BEI

Fluorides in urine = 2 mg/L prior to shift or 3 mg/L at end of shift; (Repeated measurements recommended.)

TLV (ACGIH)

2.5 mg/m3, as F

PEL (OSHA)

2.5 mg/m3, as F

MAK

1 mg/m3, inhalable fraction, as F

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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