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11291 Gadolinium(III) oxide, REacton®, 99.9% (REO)

CAS Number
12064-62-9
Synonyms

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
11291-14 25g 45.50
11291-22 100g 117.00
11291-36 500g 453.00
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Gadolinium(III) oxide, REacton®, 99.9% (REO)

MDL
MFCD00011026
EINECS
235-060-9

Chemical Properties

Formula
Gd2O3
Formula Weight
362.50
Form
<10 Micron Powder
Melting point
2330°
Density
7.407
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Soluble in acid. Insoluble in water.

Applications

Gadolinium(III) oxide is used as a raw material for various fluorescent compounds, absorption material in atomic reactions, nuclear fuels, magnetic bubble material and screen-sensitivity increasing material. It is also used in glass and electronic industries. It also acts as a neutron shield, a catalyst, a dielectric ceramic and is used for filament coatings, special glasses, lasers, masers and telecommunication. It also serves as a laboratory reagent. It plays an important role as a potential contrast agent for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).

Notes

Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong acids.

Literature References

Chaudhary, S.; Kumar, S.; Mehta, S. K. Glycol modified gadolinium oxide nanoparticles as a potential template for selective and sensitive detection of 4-nitrophenol. J. Mater. Chem. C 2015, 3 (34), 8824-8833.

Ledwaba, M.; Masilela, N.; Nyokong, T.; Antunes, E. Surface modification of silica-coated gadolinium oxide nanoparticles with zinc tetracarboxyphenoxy phthalocyanine for the photodegradation of Orange G. J. Mol. Catal. A: Chem. 2015, 403, 64-76.

Other References

Merck
14,4326
Harmonized Tariff Code
2846.90
TSCA
Yes

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