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12551 Potassium silver cyanide, 99.9% (metals basis), Ag 54.2%

CAS Number
506-61-6
Synonyms
Potassium dicyanoargentate
Silver(I) potassium cyanide

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
12551-14 25g 77.80
12551-22 100g 297.00
12551-36 500g 1394.00
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Potassium silver cyanide, 99.9% (metals basis), Ag 54.2%

MDL
MFCD00036297
EINECS
208-047-0

Chemical Properties

Formula
C2AgKN2
Formula Weight
199.01
Form
Powder
Density
2.36
Storage & Sensitivity
Light Sensitive. Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Soluble in waterSoluble in water. Insoluble in acids.

Applications

Silver platingPotassium silver cyanide is used in silver plating and in the manufacturing of antiseptics. It is a versatile bridging ligand and finds use for multidimensional polymer construction.

Notes

Light sensitive. Incompatible with acids and strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Song, Y. J.; Monnier, J. R.; Fanson, P. T.; Williams, C. T. Bimetallic Ag-Ir/Al2O3 catalysts prepared by electroless deposition: Characterization and kinetic evaluation. J. Catal. 2014, 315, 59-66.

Liu, X.; Li, L.; Yang, Y. Z.; Huang, K. L. Doping potassium ions in silver cyanide complexes for green luminescence. Dalton Trans. 2015, 43 (10), 4086-4092.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H300-H310-H330

Fatal if swallowed. Fatal in contact with skin. Fatal if inhaled.

Precautionary Statements: P261-P262-P264b-P270-P271-P280-P301+P310-P302+P350-P304+P340-P310-P330-P361-P363-P501c

Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. 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: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. IF ON SKIN: Gently wash with plenty of soap and water. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Rinse mouth. Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Merck
14,7669
Hazard Class
6.1
Packing Group
I
Harmonized Tariff Code
2843.29
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
TT5775000

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