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Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS)

Aluminum fluoride

RTECS #

BD0725000

CAS #

7784-18-1

Updated

September 201

Molecular Weight

83.98

Molecular Formula

AlF3

Synonyms

Aluminium fluorure (French)
Aluminum trifluoride
Fluorid hlinity (Czech)

Skin and Eye Irritation and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
eye /rabbit 500 mg/24H mild28ZPAK -,20,1972

Acute Toxicity Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
intraperitoneal/mammal (species unspecified) lethal dose (50 percent kill): 1450 mg/kgMTPEEI (7),32,1994
oral/mouse lethal dose (50 percent kill): 103 mg/kgGISAAA 30(4),16,1965
oral/rat lethal dose (50 percent kill): 1800 mg/kgVCVN5* -,353,1993
subcutaneous/frog lowest published lethal dose: 1680 mg/kgCRSBAW 124,133,1937

Other Multiple Dose Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
oral/rabbit lowest published toxic dose: 3218 mg/kg/26W- intermittentMusculoskeletal: Changes in teeth and supporting structuresGISAAA 30(4),16,1965

Reviews

OrganizationStandardReference
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)Threshold Limit Value-time-weighted average 1 mg(Al)/m3 (resp)DTLVS* TLV/BEI,2013
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)Threshold Limit Value-time-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3DTLVS* TLV/BEI,2013
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)Threshold Limit Value-Not classifiable as a human carcinogenDTLVS* TLV/BEI,2013

Standards and Regulations

OrganizationStandardReference
Occupational Exposure Limit IN ARGENTINA, BULGARIA, COLOMBIA, JORDAN check ACGIH TLV;
Occupational Exposure Limit IN SINGAPORE, VIETNAM check ACGIH TLV
Occupational Exposure Limit-AUSTRALIAtime-weighted average 2 mg(Al)/m3, JUL2008
Occupational Exposure Limit-AUSTRALIAtime-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3, JUL2008
Occupational Exposure Limit-BELGIUMtime-weighted average 2 mg(Al)/m3, MAR2002
Occupational Exposure Limit-BELGIUMtime-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3, MAR2002
Occupational Exposure Limit-ECtime-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3, JUN2000
Occupational Exposure Limit-FINLANDtime-weighted average 1 mg/m3, NOV2011
Occupational Exposure Limit-FRANCEVME 2 mg(Al)/m3, FEB2006
Occupational Exposure Limit-FRANCEVME 2.5 mg(F)/m3, FEB2006
Occupational Exposure Limit-GERMANYMAK 1 mg(F)/m3, inhal, 2011
Occupational Exposure Limit-HUNGARYtime-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3, short term exposure limit 10 mg(F)/m3, Skin, SEP2000
Occupational Exposure Limit-KOREAtime-weighted average 2 mg(Al)/m3, 2006
Occupational Exposure Limit-MEXICOtime-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3, 2004
Occupational Exposure Limit-NEW ZEALANDtime-weighted average 2 mg(Al)/m3, JAN2002
Occupational Exposure Limit-NEW ZEALANDtime-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3, JAN2002
Occupational Exposure Limit-NORWAYtime-weighted average 2 mg(Al)/m3, JAN1999
Occupational Exposure Limit-POLANDMAC(time-weighted average) 1 mg(HF)/m3, MAC(short term exposure limit) 3 mg(HF)/m3, JAN1999
Occupational Exposure Limit-RUSSIAtime-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3, short term exposure limit 2.5 mg/m3, JUN2003
Occupational Exposure Limit-RUSSIAtime-weighted average 2 mg(Al)/m3, JUN2003
Occupational Exposure Limit-SWEDENtime-weighted average 1 mg(Al)/m3, JUN2005
Occupational Exposure Limit-SWEDENtime-weighted average 2 mg(F)/m3, JUN2005
Occupational Exposure Limit-SWITZERLANDMAK-week 1 mg(F)/m3, KZG-week 4 mg(F)/m3, inhal, skin, JAN2011
Occupational Exposure Limit-SWITZERLANDMAK-week 2 mg(Al)/m3, inhal, JAN2011
Occupational Exposure Limit-THAILANDtime-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3, JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit-THE PHILIPPINEStime-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3, JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit-TURKEYtime-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3, JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit-UNITED KINGDOMtime-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3, OCT2007
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Construction)8H time-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3CFRGBR 29,1926.55,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Federal Contractors)8H time-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3CFRGBR 41,50-204.50,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (General Industry)8H time-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3CFRGBR 29,1910.1000,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Shipyards)8H time-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3CFRGBR 29,1915.1000,1993

NIOSH Documentation and Surveillance

OrganizationStandardReference
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Level TO FLUORIDES, INORGANIC-air10H time-weighted average 2.5 mg(F)/m3NIOSH* DHHS #92-100,1992
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983Hazard Code X2628; Number of Industries 2; Total Number of Facilities 9; Number of Occupations 1; Total Number of Employees Exposed 175

Status in Federal Agencies

OrganizationReference
EPA TSCA Section 8(b) CHEMICAL INVENTORY
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