Nickel Carbonyl

CAS RN:13463-39-3

Range of Toxicity

A) TOXICITY: The estimated lethal dose (inhalation) in humans has ranged from 3 to 30 ppm for a 30 minute exposure. 2 ppm is considered immediately dangerous to life and health. Maximum tolerated dose: The threshold limit value for an 8 hour work day (TLV TWA) is 0.05 ppm as nickel. It has been recommended that a plasma level of 10 mcg/L be set as a biomonitoring limit for nickel refinery workers. Serum nickel in an unexposed person is 2 to 10 mcg/L.
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