- Cerium nitrate
- Cerium(3+) nitrate
- Cerium trinitrate
- Cerous nitrate
- Nitric acid, cerium(3+) salt
Amber solution with an acrid, pungent odor. Distributed as an aqueous solution.
Separation of Ce from other rare earths.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Hazards and Protection.
Keep containers tightly closed. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area. Keep combustible materials away. Store only in approved containers.
Use impermeable gloves and protective clothing. Use face shield and/or chemical goggles.
Positive pressure air supplied respirator that meets OSHA 29 CFR 1910.134 and ANSI Z88.2 requirements.
Stop spill/release if it can be done with minimal risk. Moisten and scoop up and transfer to a clean container.
Stable under recommended storage and handling conditions.
Reducing agents, combustible materials.
Oxides of nitrogen if temperature exceeds 150 C.
Use water to cool material and keep wet. Hazardous combustion/decomposition products may be released by this material when exposed to heat/fire. Use caution and wear protective cloting and respiratory protection. Move undamaged containers from immediate hazard area if it can be done with minimal risk.
Not flammable but may increase the flammability of any combustible material.
Closed containers can exploted in the heat of a fire.
Effects of overexposure may include severe irritation, coughing, shortness of breath and bronchitis.
Corrosive. May be harmful or fatal if swallowed. May cause severre irritation and burns of the mouth, throat and digestive tract.
Corrosive. May be harmful if inhaled. May cause severe irritation and burns of the nose, throat and respiratory tract.
Corrosive, may cause severe irritation, burns, permanent damage. May be absorbed through the skin
Corrosive. Contact may cause severe irritation, burns and permanent damage.
Do not induce vomiting. If victim has breathing difficulties, seek emergency help immediately. If victim is conscious and alert, rinse mouth with water and dilute the ingested material by having dring a glass of milk or water. Call physician or poison center.
Immediately move to fresh air. If symptoms develop, seek immediate medical attention. If not breathing, clear airway and begin artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, administer oxygen. Seek medical attention.
Immediately flush with large amounts of water while removing contaminated and/or constrictive clothing. If skin surface is damaged, apply a clean dressing and seek medical attention. If skin surface is not damaged, wash with mild soap and water. If irritation or redness develops, seek medical attention.
Flush eyes with large amounts of water. Hold eyelids apart and flush for at least 30 minutes. Seek immediate medical attention.