How does titanium tetrachloride cause smoke inhalation injury?

Updated: Oct 15, 2021
  • Author: Keith A Lafferty, MD; Chief Editor: Joe Alcock, MD, MS  more...
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Because FM smoke breaks down so rapidly in the environment, people who work with it in industry seem to be most at risk. Because titanium tetrachloride is extremely irritating and corrosive in both the liquid formulation and the smoke formulation, its use has diminished.


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