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42852 Cadmium chloride, ultra dry, 99.996% (metals basis)

CAS Number
10108-64-2
Synonyms

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
42852-04 2g 21.40
42852-09 10g 52.90
42852-18 50g 165.00
42852-30 250g 638.00
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Cadmium chloride, ultra dry, 99.996% (metals basis)

MDL
MFCD00010916
EINECS
233-296-7

Chemical Properties

Formula
CdCl2
Formula Weight
183.32
Form
Powder, Ampouled under argon
Melting point
568°
Boiling Point
960°
Density
4.047
Storage & Sensitivity
Hygroscopic. Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Soluble in water. Slightly soluble in alcohol.

Applications

Cadmium chloride is used for the preparation of cadmium sulfide, used as "Cadmium Yellow", a brilliant-yellow stable inorganic pigment. It can be used for the preparation of organocadmium compounds of the type R2Cd, where R is an aryl or a primary alkyl. It is also used for photocopying, dyeing and electroplating.

Notes

It is hygroscopic. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Dino Manca.; Anne C. Ricard.; Bertin Trottier.; Gaston Chevalier. Studies on lipid peroxidation in rat tissues following administration of low and moderate doses of cadmium chloride. Toxicology. 1991, 67, (3), 303-323.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H301-H330-H340-H350-H360-H372

Toxic if swallowed. Fatal if inhaled. May cause genetic defects. May cause cancer. May damage fertility or the unborn child. Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.

Precautionary Statements: P301+P310a-P304+P340-P320-P330-P405-P501a

IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Specific treatment is urgent (see label). Rinse mouth. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,1617
Hazard Class
6.1
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2827.39
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
EV0175000

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