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12517 Nickel(II) hydroxide, Ni 61%

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12517-30 250g 92.40
12517-A1 1kg 299.00
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Nickel(II) hydroxide, Ni 61%


Chemical Properties

Formula Weight
Melting point
230° dec.
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Insoluble in water. Soluble in dilute acid.


Due to its redox behavior, it finds use in rechargeable battery electrodes. It is useful for the storage of electrochemical energy, with potential applications in car batteries. It is a potential material for several biological applications, for example in chromosomal DNA quantification assay.


Incompatible with strong acids.

Literature References

Miao, C.; Zhu, Y.; Huang, L.; Zhao, T. The relationship between structural stability and electrochemical performance of multi-element doped alpha nickel hydroxide. J. Power Sources. 2015, 274, 186-193.

Lai, C. C.; Lo, C. T. Effect of Temperature on Morphology and Electrochemical Capacitive Properties of Electrospun Carbon Nanofibers and Nickel Hydroxide Composites. Electrochim. Acta 2015, 174, 806-814.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H302+H332-H315-H317-H319-H334-H340-H350i-H360-H372

Harmful if swallowed. Harmful if inhaled. Causes skin irritation. May cause an allergic skin reaction. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled. May cause genetic defects. May cause cancer by inhalation. May damage fertility or the unborn child. Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.

Precautionary Statements: P201-P202-P260-P264b-P270-P271-P272-P280-P281-P285-P301+P312-P302+P352-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P308+P313-P330-P333+P313-P337+P313-P342+P311-P362-P501c

Obtain special instructions before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Do not breathe 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. Contaminated work clothing should not be allowed out of the workplace. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Use personal protective equipment as required. In case of inadequate ventilation wear respiratory 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. IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention. Rinse mouth. If skin irritation or rash occurs: If eye irritation persists: If experiencing respiratory symptoms: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

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