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Cerium(IV) oxide is used in ceramics, and to polish glass and stones. It is applied as a solid electrolyte in fuel cells. It can also be employed as a co-catalyst in a number of reactions. It is also used as an antioxidant and to generate hydrogen through water splitting. It is used as a high-temperature hydrocarbon oxidation catalyst in self-cleaning ovens. It can be used in infrared filters, incandescent mantles and sunscreens in combination with other materials. It finds use as a catalyst support and to sensitize photosensitive glass.
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Badwal, S. P. S.; Fini, D.; Ciacchi, F. T.; Munnings, C.; Kimpton, J. A.; Drennan, J. Structural and Microstructural Stability of Ceria-Gadolinia Electrolyte Exposed to Reducing Environments of High Temperature Fuel Cells. J. Mater. Chem. 2013, 1, 10768-10782.
Hazard Statements: H302
Harmful if swallowed.
Precautionary Statements: P260-P201-P280-P304+P340-P405-P501a
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