- Rhenium trioxide
- Rhenic anhydride
- Rhenium oxide
Odorless, red powder.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Japan ENCS (MITI)
7.4 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
Hazards and Protection.
Store under dry inert gas. This product is hygroscopic. Protect from humidity and water. Protect from carbon dioxide. Keep container tightly sealed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers.
Impervious gloves. Safety glasses. Protective work clothing.
Pick up mechanically.
Decomposition will not occur if used and stored according to specifications.
Oxidizing agents, water/moisture.
Product is not flammable. Use fire fighting measures that suit the surrounding fire. Wear self-contained respirator. Wear fully protective impervious suit.
No toxic effects are known for rhenium metal. Rhenium compounds may be irritating to the eyes, skin and respiratory tract.
Seek medical treatment.
Supply fresh air. If required, provide artificial respiration. Keep patient warm. Seek immediate medical advice.
Immediately wash with water and soap and rinse thoroughly. Seek immediate medical advice.
Rinse opened eye for several minutes under running water. Then consult a doctor.