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Document ID (ISN)100124
CIS number 02-1083
Year 1999
Convention or series no. FISQ 5-098 IPCS ICSC 1242
Title Potassium hexafluorosilicate
Original title Hexafluorosilicate de potassium [in French]
Hexafluorosilicato de dipotasio [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information English/French versions: Internet documents, 1999. Spanish version: Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, Ediciones y Publicaciones, c/Torrelaguna 73, 28027 Madrid, Spain, 1991. 2p. Illus.
Internet access [in French] [in Spanish] [in English]
Abstract International Chemical Safety Card. Exposure routes: inhalation and ingestion. Short term exposure effects: irritation of the skin, eyes and respiratory tract; effects on the calcium metabolism, resulting in cardiac disorders and impaired function. Long-term exposure effects: effects on the bone, resulting in fluorosis. Threshold limit value: 2.5mg/m3 (TWA) as fluorine (ACGIH 1997-1998).
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; potassium hexafluorosilicate; fluosilicates; IPCS; Spain
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; data sheet; fire hazards; skeletal fluorosis; labelling; storage; elimination of spills; waste disposal; first aid; chemical hazards; hazard identification; health hazards; cardiotoxic effects; medical supervision; irritants
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union; Spain; WHO
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Inorganic substances
Occupational exposure limits
Silicon compounds