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506-61-6 - Potassium silver cyanide, 99.9% (metals basis), Ag 54.2% - Potassium dicyanoargentate - Silver(I) potassium cyanide - 12551 - Alfa Aesar

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

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

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
25g 73.98
100g 264.60
500g 1365.78
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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
Sensitivity
Light Sensitive
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-H315-H318-H290-H400-H410

Fatal if swallowed. Fatal in contact with skin. Fatal if inhaled. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye damage. May be corrosive to metals. Very toxic to aquatic life. Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

Precautionary Statements: P260-P284-P301+P310-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P320-P330-P361-P405-P501a

Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear respiratory protection. IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. 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. Specific treatment is urgent (see label). Rinse mouth. Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

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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