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11683 Antimony(III) sulfide, 99.999% (metals basis)

CAS Number

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
11683-09 10g 80.50
11683-18 50g 379.00
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Antimony(III) sulfide, 99.999% (metals basis)


Chemical Properties

Formula Weight
-60 Mesh Powder
Melting point
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Insoluble in water, and moderately soluble in acids.


It is used in glitter compositions, fountain compositions, flash powder and vulcanizing rubber. It is employed in the production of ruby-colored glass and in plastics, as a fire retardant, in explosives, matches, and fireworks. It can be used to prepare a series of thioantimonous salts and Schlippe's salt.


Antimony trisulfide should not be employed in any mixture containing chlorides, or else spontaneous ignition may occur. It is incompatible with materials like strong acids and oxidizing materials.

Literature References

Escorcia-García, J.; Becerra, D.; Nair, M. T. S.; Nair, P. K. Heterojunction CdS/Sb2S3 solar cells using antimony sulfide thin films prepared by thermal evaporation. Thin Solid Flims. 2014, 569, 28-34.

Senthil, T. S.; Muthukumarasamy, N.; Kang, M. Study of various Sb2S3 nanostructures synthesized by simple solvothermal and hydrothermal methods. Mat. Charact. 2014, 95, 164-170.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H302-H312-H315-H319-H335-H500

Harmful if swallowed. Harmful in contact with skin. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation. May form combustible dust concentrations in air

Precautionary Statements: P261-P264b-P270-P271-P280-P301+P312-P302+P352-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P330-P332+P313-P337+P313-P362-P501c

Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Rinse mouth. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. If eye irritation persists: Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

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