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Arsenic(III) sulfide is used to make infrared-transmitting glass, pyrotechnics, pigments, linoleum, electrical semiconductors and photoconductors. It acts as a reducing agent and serves as a tanning agent. It is also used for depilating hides and veterinary medication. Further, it is used as an inorganic photoresist to fabricate 3-D nanostructures. In addition to this, it is used in the treatment for acute promyelocytic leukemia.
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Hazard Statements: H301+H331-H350
Toxic if swallowed. Toxic if inhaled. May cause cancer.
Precautionary Statements: P201-P202-P264b-P270-P271-P281-P301+P310-P304+P340-P308+P313-P311-P330-P501c
Obtain special instructions before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Use personal protective equipment as required. IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. Rinse mouth. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant