Agent Name

Iridium hexafluoride

CAS Number

7783-75-7

Formula

F6-Ir

Major Category

Metals

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Golden-yellow solid; Highly hygroscopic; [Merck Index]

Comments

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

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