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Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS)

Calcium(II) nitrate (1:2)

RTECS #

EW2985000

CAS #

10124-37-5

Updated

January 1997

Molecular Weight

164.10

Molecular Formula

N2O6·Ca

Synonyms

Calcium dinitrate
Calcium saltpeter
Nitric acid, calcium salt (8CI,9CI)
Norge saltpeter
Norway saltpeter
Norwegian saltpeter
Synfat 1006

Acute Toxicity Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
oral/rat lethal dose (50 percent kill): 302 mg/kgGISAAA 46(12),66,1981

NIOSH Documentation and Surveillance

OrganizationStandardReference
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983Hazard Code 81753; Number of Industries 13; Total Number of Facilities 350; Number of Occupations 21; Total Number of Employees Exposed 19867; Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 10730
National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974Hazard Code 81753; Number of Industries 12; Total Number of Facilities 252; Number of Occupations 12; Total Number of Employees Exposed 2102

Status in Federal Agencies

OrganizationReference
EPA TSCA Section 8(b) CHEMICAL INVENTORY
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