Blaud's mass; Carbonic acid, iron(2+) salt (1:1); Ferrous monocarbonate; Iron II carbonate; Iron carbonate (FeCO3); Iron(2+) carbonate; Iron carbonate; Iron(II) carbonate; [ChemIDplus]
Metals, Inorganic Compounds
White or grey odorless solid, insoluble in water, soluble in acid; [Hawley]
Used as a flame retardant, iron supplement in animal feed, and hematinic (treatment of iron deficiency anemia); [HSDB]
Oral LD50 (mouse) = 3800 mg/kg; [HSDB] See "Iron."
1 mg/m3, as Fe (soluble iron salts)
Industrial Processes with risk of exposure: