Selenium

CAS Number

7782-49-2

Synonym(s)

Caswell No, 732; CI 77805; Elemental selenium; Gray selenium; Selenium alloy; Selenium base; Selenium compounds; Selenium dust; EPA Pesticide Code: 072001

Occurence(s)/Use(s)

Power rectifiers and surge protection, photographic toner, anti-dandruff shampoos; production of glass (tinting), alloys, photoelectric cells, rubber, pharmaceuticals, fungicides, insecticides; component of tobacco smoke. Naturally occurring in small amounts in water and some foods.

Selenium