Nickel sulfate (NiSO4); Nickel sulfate (VAN); Nickel sulfate(1:1); Nickel(2+) sulfate; Nickel(2+) sulfate (1:1); Nickel(2+)sulfate(1:1); Nickel(II) sulfate; Nickel(II) sulfate (1:1); Nickelous sulfate; Sulfuric acid nickel(2+) salt; Sulfuric acid, nickel(2+) salt (1:1); Sulfuric acid, nickel(2+)salt; Sulphuric acid, nickel(II) salt; [ChemIDplus] UN3077
Nickel Compounds, Inorganic
Pale green to yellow solid; [Merck Index] Blue-green odorless crystals; Soluble in water; [MSDSonline]
Used in electroplating, dyeing fabrics (mordant), and blackening zinc and brass; Also used to make other nickel compounds and in coatings and ceramics; [HSDB]
A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; May cause skin sensitization and asthma after prolonged contact; May cause inflammation and ulceration of the nasal sinuses; [ICSC] Danger of skin and airway sensitization; [MAK] An irritant; May cause skin and respiratory sensitization after prolonged contact; [MSDSonline] See "Nickel" and linked occupational diseases.
0.1 mg/m3, inhalable fraction, as Ni
1 mg/m3, as Ni
10 mg/m3, as Ni
The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Environmentally hazardous substances, solid, n.o.s."
Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent:
Industrial Processes with risk of exposure:
Activities with risk of exposure: