C.I. 77280; CI 77280; Cerium oxide; Cerium oxide (Ce2O3); Cerium sesquioxide; Cerium trioxide; Cerium(III) oxide; Cerous oxide; [ChemIDplus]
Rare Earth Metals
Gray-green solid; [HSDB]
Used as a constituent of incandescent gas mantles, a catalyst in "self-cleaning" ovens, and a glass polishing agent; [HSDB]
May cause irritation; [MSDSonline] See "Ceric oxide." See "RARE EARTH METALS" and the linked occupational diseases.
Industrial Processes with risk of exposure: