Silver acetylide (Ag2C2)

Substance: Silver acetylide.

Also known as: Disilver acetylide Disilver(1+) ethyndiide Argentous ethyndiide Argentous percarbide Silver(1+) dicarbon Silver ethynide Silver percarbide

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Hazard information danger

Flammable

Hazard statements

  • Toxic if swallowed
  • Causes skin irritation
  • May cause an allergic skin reaction
  • Causes serious eye irritation
  • Fatal if inhaled
  • May cause respiratory irritation
  • May cause cancer by inhalation
  • Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure

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