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Substance Name: Nickel
RN: 7440-02-0
UNII: 7OV03QG267
InChIKey: PXHVJJICTQNCMI-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A trace element with the atomic symbol Ni, atomic number 28, and atomic weight 58.69. It is a cofactor of the enzyme UREASE.

Molecular Formula

  • Ni

Molecular Weight

  • 58.693
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Growth Substances
  • Micronutrients
  • Mutation Data
  • Reproductive Effect
  • Trace Elements
  • Tumor Data

Superlist Classification Codes

  • 2007 CERCLA Priority List, Rank: 53
  • 2011 CERCLA Priority List, Rank: 57
  • Reasonably Anticipated to be a Carcinogen
  • Reportable Quantity (RQ) = 100 lb
  • TWA 1 mg/m3 as Ni for metal, soluble and insoluble compounds
  • TWA 1.5 mg/m3; Not suspected as a human carcinogen

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Nickel
  • Raney nickel

MeSH Heading

  • Nickel

Synonyms

  • Alcan 756
  • C.I. 77775
  • Carbonyl nickel powder
  • CCRIS 427
  • CI 77775
  • EC 231-111-4
  • EINECS 231-111-4
  • EL12
  • Fibrex
  • Fibrex P
  • HSDB 1096
  • Ni 0901-S
  • NI 0901-S (harshaw)
  • Ni 270
  • Ni 4303T
  • Niccolum metallicum
  • Nichel
  • Nichel [Italian]
  • Nickel
  • Nickel 200
  • Nickel 201
  • Nickel 205
  • Nickel 207
  • Nickel 270
  • Nickel catalyst
  • Nickel particles
  • Nickel sponge
  • Nickel, soluble salts
  • NP 2
  • Raney alloy
  • Raney nickel
  • RCH 55/5
  • UNII-7OV03QG267

Systematic Names

  • Nickel
  • Nickel compounds

Superlist Names

  • Metallic nickel
  • Nickel
  • Nickel metal and insoluble compounds
  • Nickel [Nickel and certain nickel compounds]
  • Nickel [Nickel and nickel compounds]
  • Nickel, elemental
  • Nickel, elemental/metal
  • Nickel, metal and insoluble compounds
  • Nickel, metal, soluble, insoluble, and inorganic
  • Nickel, soluble compounds

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 7440-02-0

FDA UNII

  • 7OV03QG267

Other Registry Numbers

  • 112084-17-0
  • 134631-46-2
  • 17375-04-1
  • 195161-84-3
  • 39303-46-3
  • 53527-81-4
  • 8049-31-8

System Generated Number

  • 0007440020

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/Ni

InChIKey

PXHVJJICTQNCMI-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

[Ni]

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
cat LDLo subcutaneous 12500ug/kg (12.5mg/kg)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. PB158-508,
guinea pig LDLo oral 5mg/kg (5mg/kg)   Gekkan Yakuji. Pharmaceuticals Monthly. Vol. 22, Pg. 455, 1980.
mouse LDLo intravenous 50mg/kg (50mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

KIDNEY, URETER, AND BLADDER: PROTEINURIS

BEHAVIORAL: FLUID INTAKE
Farmakologiya i Toksikologiya Vol. 23, Pg. 549, 1960.
rabbit LDLo intraperitoneal 7mg/kg (7mg/kg)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. PB158-508,
rabbit LDLo subcutaneous 7500ug/kg (7.5mg/kg)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. PB158-508,
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 250mg/kg (250mg/kg) VASCULAR: REGIONAL OR GENERAL ARTERIOLAR OR VENOUS DILATION

BLOOD: OTHER CHANGES

LIVER: OTHER CHANGES
Industrial Medicine. Vol. 15, Pg. 482, 1946.
rat LDLo intratracheal 12mg/kg (12mg/kg)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. AEC-TR-6710,
rat LDLo oral 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg)   Food & Drug Research Laboratories, Inc., Papers. Vol. 7684D, Pg. 1983,