CAS No. 10060-10-3

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula CeF4
Pubchem CID 82331
MDL Number MFCD00049422
EC No. 626-760-9
IUPAC Name Tetrafluorocerium
Beilstein/Reaxys No. N/A
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/Ce.4FH/h;4*1H/q+4;;;;/p-4

Health & Safety Information

Signal Word Warning
Hazard Statements H302-H312-H315-H319-H332-H335
Hazard Codes Xn
Precautionary Statements P261-P280-P305 + P351 + P338
Flash Point Not applicable
Risk Codes 20/21/22-32-36/37/38
Safety Statements 26-36
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 3
GHS Pictograms


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