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Copper(II) chloride, anhydrous, 98% min, Thermo Scientific Chemicals

Catalog Number AA1245730
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50 g
250 g
1 kg

For Isomerization and Cracking Catalyst, Mordant in Dyeing and Printing Fabrics, in Electroplating Baths For Plating Cu On Al

Isomerization and cracking catalyst, mordant in dyeing and printing fabrics, in electroplating baths for plating Cu on Al, in photography as a fixer, as a pigment for glass and ceramic.Copper(II) chloride is used as a co-catalyst with palladium(II) chloride used in the Wacker process to prepare ethanol from ethane. It acts as an effective catalyst for the tetrahydropyranylation of alcohols. It is involved in the production of vinyl chloride and dichloroethane as well as in the chlorination of aromatic hydrocarbons. It acts as deodorizing and desulfurizing agent in the petroleum industry, a mordant in textiles industry and in electrotyping baths for plating copper.

This Thermo Scientific Chemicals brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific Chemicals.

Boiling Point 993°C (decomposition)
Melting Point 620°C
Color Brown-Yellow
Physical Form Powder
Quantity 250 g
Assay Percent Range 98% min.
Solubility Information Soluble in water,alcohol,acetone and hot sulfuric acid.
Formula Weight 134.45
Odor Odorless
Sensitivity Air sensitive; Hygroscopic
Appearance Yellow-brown powder
Density 3.386
Chemical Name or Material Copper(II) chloride, Anhydrous
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Hazard Category H302+H312-H315-H318
Precautionary Statement P264b-P270-P280-P301+P312-P302+P352-P305+P351+P338-P310-P312-P330-P332+P313-P362-P501c
DOTInformation DOT Class: 8, Packaging Group: III
EINECSNumber 231-210-2
RTECSNumber GL7000000
Recommended Storage Ambient temperatures; Store under Argon

RUO – Research Use Only

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