SODIUM FLUOROACETATE†

Chemical Identification
Chemical Identification
CAS # 62-74-8
Formula

C₂H₃FO₂.Na

Synonyms

SFA; sodium monofluoroacetate

Physical Properties
Physical Properties
Physical description Fluffy, colorless to white (sometimes dyed black), odorless powder.
Boiling point decomposes Molecular weight 100.02
Freezing point/melting point 392°F (decomposes) Vapor pressure low
Flash point Vapor density
Specific gravity >1 Ionization potential
Lower explosive limit (LEL) Upper explosive limit (UEL)
NFPA health rating 4 NFPA fire rating 0
NFPA reactivity rating 0 NFPA special instruction
Vapor hazard ratio (VHR)
Historical exceedance percentage
Target organs
Monitoring Methods Used by OSHA
Monitoring Methods Used by OSHA
Analyte code (IMIS no.)
Sampling group
Sampler/Sampling media
Sampling time*
Sampling volume (TWA)*
Sampling flow rate (TWA)*
Sampling volume (STEL/Peak/C)*
Sampling flow rate (STEL/Peak/C)*
Analytical method instruments
Method reference
Notes
Special requirements

* All sampling instructions above are recommended guidelines for OSHA Compliance Safety and Health Officers (CSHOs), please see the corresponding OSHA method reference for complete details.

Wipe Method
Wipe Method
Sampler/Sampling media
Bulk Method
Bulk Method
On-Site Screening Techniques
On-Site Screening Techniques
Device
Model/Type
Sampling information
(see manufacturer instructions)
Exposure Limits
Exposure Limits
OSHA PEL
8-hour TWA
(ST) STEL
(C) Ceiling
Peak
NIOSH REL
Up to 10-hour TWA
(ST) STEL
(C) Ceiling
ACGIH TLV©
8-hour TWA
(ST) STEL
(C) Ceiling
CAL/OSHA PEL
8-hour TWA
(ST) STEL
(C) Ceiling
Peak
PEL-TWA

0.05 mg/m³

REL-TWA

0.05 mg/m³

TLV-TWA

0.05 mg/m³ [1992]

PEL-TWA

0.05 mg/m³

PEL-STEL REL-STEL TLV-STEL PEL-STEL

0.15 mg/m³

PEL-C REL-C

0.15 mg/m³

TLV-C PEL-C
Skin notation

Y

Skin notation

Y

Skin notation

Y

Skin notation

Y

Notes:

See 29 CFR 1910.1000 Table Z-1.

Notes: Notes: Notes:
Health factors:  See NIH-NLM PubChem. IDLH

2.5 mg/m³

Carcinogenic classifications: Not listed Notes:
AIHA emergency response planning guidelines - ERPG-1/ERPG-2/ERPG-3:
Additional Resources and Literature References
Additional Resources and Literature References

NOAA: CAMEO Chemicals - Sodium fluoroacetate

NIOSH: Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards - Sodium fluoroacetate

Literature References

  • ACGIH: Documentation of the Threshold Limit Values (TLVs) and Biological Exposure Indices (BEIs) - Sodium fluoroacetate. See annual publication for most recent information.

Last Updated Date : 01/28/2021