- Aurate(1-), bis(cyano-C)-, sodium
- Sodium aurocyanide
- Sodium gold(I) cyanide
Yellow-white microcrystals. Odor of bitter almonds.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Swiss Giftliste 1
Solubility in water
Hazards and Protection.
Keep container tightly closed. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area. Wash thoroughly after use.
Goggles, rubber gloves and normal lab wear.
NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator
Sweep up and place in airtight plastic container.
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Acids, organic solvents, ammonia and metal powders.
Extinguish using COT, foam or dry chemical powder. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus.
Toxic fumes may be emitted on decomposition.
NIOSH PEL: 1 mg/m3
Respiratory failure, cardiac arrest, convulsing, vomiting, death.
Seek immediate medical attention.
Remove from exposure, seek immediate medical attention.
Remove contaminated clothing, flood skin with large amounts of water. Seek medical assistance as necessary, especially if irritation develops or persists.
Immediately flush eyes, including under eyelids, with large amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Call a physician.