- Aurate(1-), tetrachloro-, sodium
- Sodium chloroaurate(III)
- Sodium gold(III) chloride
- Sodium gold chloride
Yellow-orange, crystalline solid.
For paper-toning in photography, in electroplating baths.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
R 22 34
S 26 28 37/39 45
Swiss Giftliste 1
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Solubility in water
Hazards and Protection.
Keep container tightly closed. Keep container in a cool, well-ventilated area.
Chemical-resistant, impervious gloves or gauntlets complying with an approved standard should be worn at all times when handling chemical products if a risk assessment indicates this is necessary. Safety eyewear complying with an approved standard should be used when a risk assessment indicates this is necessary to avoid exposure to liquid splashes, mists or dusts. Personal protective equipment for the body should be selected based on the task being performed and the risks involved and should be approved by a specialist before handling this product.
Vacuum or carefully scoop up spilled materials and place in an appropriate container for disposal. Avoid creating dusty conditions and prevent wind dispersal.
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Contact with ammonia may produce explosive compounds.
Hydrogen chloride, halogens.
Use an extinguishing agent suitable for surrounding fires. Fire fighters should wear appropriate protective equipment and self-contained equipment for fire-fighters breathing apparatus (SCBA) with a full face-piece operated in positive pressure mode.
Hydrogen chloride. Metallic oxides.
Harmful if swallowed. May cause burns to mouth, throat and stomach.
Corrosive to the respiratory system.
Corrosive to the skin.
Corrosive to eyes.
Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything to an unconscious person.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Obtain medical attention immediately.
Wash with water and if irritation persists, seek medical assistance.
Flush with water for at least 15 minutes and seek medical assistance.