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7784-18-1 - Aluminum fluoride, anhydrous, 99+% - 11497 - Alfa Aesar

11497 Aluminum fluoride, anhydrous, 99+%

CAS Number
7784-18-1
Synonyms

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1g 44.00
10g 74.57
50g 272.95
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Aluminum fluoride, anhydrous, 99+%

MDL
MFCD00003426
EINECS
232-051-1

Chemical Properties

Formula
AlF3
Formula Weight
83.98
Form
Powder
Melting point
1291° subl.
Density
2.882
Sensitivity
Hygroscopic
Solubility
Practically insoluble in water. Sparingly soluble in acids and alkalies.

Applications

In ceramics, as flux in metallurgy, in aluminum manufacture, as inhibitor of fermentation, as catalyst in organic reactionsAluminum fluoride is used in the smelting process to lower the melting point of electrolytes, production of aluminum silicates, refining of aluminum scarp, production of specialty refractory products, and in glass industry as filler. It is used as flux ingredient to remove magnesium.

Notes

Store in a tightly closed container away from air, moisture and heat. Incompatible with strong acids such as hydrochloric acid, sulfuric acid and nitric acid.

Literature References

Machynskyy, O.; Srebowata, A.; Kemnitz, E.; Karpiński, Z. Hydrodechlorination of Carbon Tetrachloride and 1,2-Dichloroethane on Palladium Nanoparticles Supported on Metal Fluorides. Int. J. Green Energy. 2015, 12 (8), 780-786.

Lee, Y.; Dumont, J. W.; Cavanagh, A. S.; George, S. M. Atomic Layer Deposition of AlF3 Using Trimethylaluminum and Hydrogen Fluoride. J. Phys. Chem. C 2015, 119 (25), 14185-14194.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H318-H315-H302-H335

Causes serious eye damage. Causes skin irritation. Harmful if swallowed. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P310-P362-P301+P312-P312-P405-P501a

Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,339
Harmonized Tariff Code
2826.12
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
BD0725000

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