Manganese monosilicide; [ChemIDplus] LC (Low Carbon) silicomanganese; Mansil; SiMn superaffined; Std silicomanganese; [IUCLID]
Manganese Compounds, Inorganic
Used as an intermediate and reducing agent; Also used for metal extraction, refining, and processing of metals and in the stainless steel industry (alloying addition); [IUCLID]
See "Manganese" and linked occupational diseases.
0.02 mg/m3, as Mn (respirable fraction), 0.1 mg/m3, as Mn (inhalable fraction)
Ceiling(OSHA) = 5 mg/m3, as Mn
0.2 mg/m3, as Mn (inhalable fraction), 0.02 mg/m3, as Mn (respirable fraction)
Industrial Processes with risk of exposure: