Ammonium Sulfite

CAS #: 10196-04-0

Synonyms:  Ammonium Sulphite; Diammonium Sulfite; Diammonium Sulphite

Uses: Chemical (intermediates, reducing agent), medicine, permanent wave solutions, photography, metal lubricants.

Hazard:  Inhalation of dust causes irritation of nose and throat. Ingestion causes irritation of mouth and stomach. Dust irritates eyes.  AMMONIUM SULFITE is a reducing agent. Emits toxic sulfur dioxide and oxides of nitrogen when heated to decomposition.