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Chromium (III) nitrate, nonahydrate (1:3:9)

RTECS #: GB6300000

CAS #: 7789-02-8


UPDATE: May 2009 MW: 400.21 MF: N3O9Cr9H2O


NOTE:

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. SYNONYMS:
  2. MUTATION DATA:
  3. ACUTE TOXICITY DATA:
  4. OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA:
  5. REVIEWS:
  6. STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:
  7. REFERENCES:

SYNONYMS:

  1. Chromic nitrate nonahydrate
  2. Chromium nitrate nonahydrate
  1. Chromium trinitrate nonahydrate
  2. Nitric acid, chromium (3+) salt, nonahydrate


SKIN AND EYE IRRITATION DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


MUTATION DATA AND REFERENCES:

SYSTEM TEST ROUTE/
ORGANISM/
TISSUE
DOSE REFERENCE
cytogenetic analysis hamster ovary 50 mg/L CRNGDP 3,1331,1982
DNA inhibition human fibroblast 1 mmol/L NASGEJ 3,237,1985
DNA repair Escherichia coli 62 g/well MUREAV 133,161,1984
mutation in microorganisms Salmonella typhimurium 13,937 g/plate (+enzymatic activation step) CRNGDP 3,1331,1982
micronucleus test human lymphocyte 100 mol/L/72 hour MUREAV 649,7,2008
sister chromatid exchange hamster ovary 50 mg/L CRNGDP 3,1331,1982


REPRODUCTIVE EFFECTS DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


TUMORIGENIC DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


ACUTE TOXICITY DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
oral
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 3,250 mg/kg N/R AIHAAP 30,470,1969


OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
inhalation
rabbit
lowest published toxic dose: 600 g/m3/6 hour/17 week- intermittent Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Other changes ENVRAL 44,279,1987
intraperitoneal
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 431 mg/kg/2 week- intermittent Liver: Other changes

Kidney, Ureter, and Bladder: Other changes

Biochemical: Enzyme inhibition, induction, or change in blood or tissue levels: Multiple enzyme effects
INHEAO 23,89,1985


REVIEWS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value time-weighted average 0.5 mg(Cr)/m3 DTLVS* TLV/BEI,2007
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value Not classifiable as human carcinogen DTLVS* TLV/BEI,2007


STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) STANDARD - air time-weighted average 1 mg(Cr)/m3 DTLVS* 3,35,1971
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (General Industry) 8 hour time-weighted average 0.5 mg(Cr)/m3 CFRGBR 29,1910.1000,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Construction) 8 hour time-weighted average 0.5 mg(Cr)/m3 CFRGBR 29,1926.55,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Shipyards) 8 hour time-weighted average 0.5 mg(Cr)/m3 CFRGBR 29,1915.1000,1993
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Federal Contractors) 8 hour time-weighted average 0.5 mg(Cr)/m3 CFRGBR 41,50-204.50,1994
Occupational Exposure Limit - AUSTRALIA time-weighted average 0.5 mg(Cr)/m3, JUL2008
Occupational Exposure Limit - BELGIUM time-weighted average 0.5 mg(Cr)/m3, MAR2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - DENMARK time-weighted average 0.5 mg(Cr)/m3, OCT 2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - EC time-weighted average 2 mg(Cr)/m3, FEB 2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - JAPAN Occupational Exposure Limit 0.5 mg(Cr)/m3, APR2007
Occupational Exposure Limit - MEXICO time-weighted average 0.5 mg(Cr)/m3, 2004
Occupational Exposure Limit - NEW ZEALAND time-weighted average 0.5 mg(Cr)/m3, JAN2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - SWEDEN time-weighted average 0.5 mg(Cr)/m3, JUN2005
Occupational Exposure Limit - SWITZERLAND MAK- week 0.5 mg(Cr)/m3, DEC2006


NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD or SURVEY
REFERENCE

N/R N/R N/R


STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:

ORGANIZATION
REFERENCE

N/R


REFERENCES:

CODEN
REFERENCE

AIHAAP American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal. (AIHA, 475 Wolf Ledges Pkwy., Akron, OH 44311) V.19- 1958-
CFRGBR Code of Federal Regulations. (U.S. Government Printing Office, Supt. of Documents, Washington, DC 20402)
CRNGDP Carcinogenesis (London). (Oxford Univ. Press, Pinkhill House, Southfield Road, Eynsham, Oxford OX8 1JJ, UK) V.1- 1980-
DTLVS* The Threshold Limit Values (TLVs) and Biological Exposure Indices (BEIs) booklet issues by American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH), Cincinnati, OH, 1996
ENVRAL Environmental Research. (Academic Press, Inc., 1 E. First St., Duluth, MN 55802) V.1- 1967-
INHEAO Industrial Health. (National Institute of Industrial Health, 6-21-1 Nagao, Tama-ku, Kawasaki, 213 Japan) V.1- 1963-
MUREAV Mutation Research. (Elsevier Science Pub. B.V., POB 211, 1000 AE Amsterdam, Netherlands) V.1- 1964-
NASGEJ NATO ASI Series, Series G: Ecological Sciences. (Springer-Verlag New York, Inc., Service Center, 44 Hartz Way, Secaucus, NJ 07094) No.1- 1983-

Used to prepare CHROMIUM catalyst, in textile printing, as corrosion inhibitor

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