Uranyl Magnesium Acetate

Uranyl Magnesium Acetate

Safety (MSDS) data for uranyl magnesium acetate


Synonyms: magnesium bis(acetato-O)dioxouranate, magnesium uranyl acetate
Molecular formula: MgUO4(CH3COO)2
CAS No: 20596-93-4

Physical data

Appearance: yellow crystalline solid
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Water solubility: soluble


Stable. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.


Very toxic if swallowed or inhaled. Danger of cumulative effects: possible carcinogen, mutagen or teratogen. (Unenriched uranium compounds, while radioactive, typically have low radioactivity, so their toxicity is determined principally by their chemical nature.)

Toxicity data

Risk phrases

Transport information

UN No 2910. Hazard class

Personal protection

Safety glasses, gloves, good ventilation. Treat as a possible carcinogen.

This information was last updated on June 6, 2005. We have tried to make it as accurate and useful as possible, but can take no responsibility for its use, misuse, or accuracy. We have not verified this information, and cannot guarantee that it is up-to-date.



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