Sodium Fluoride

CAS#: 7681-49-4


Uses: Fluoridation of municipal water ( 1 ppm), degassing steel, wood preservative, insecticide ( not to be used on living plants), fungicide and rodenticide, chemical cleaning, electroplating,  glass manufacture, vitreous enamels, preservative for adhesives, toothpastes, disinfectant (fermentation equipment), dental prophylaxis, cryolite manufacture, single crystals used as windows in UV and infrared radiation detecting systems.

Hazard: Toxic by ingestion and inhalation, strong irritant to tissue. TLV (F): 2.5 mg/m3 of air.