MERCURY (II) CHLORIDE

CAS #: 7487-94-7
SKU: 7487-94-7

Mercuric chloride appears as an odorless white crystalline solid. Density 5.4 g / cm3. Melting point 277°C. Slightly volatile at ordinary temperatures. Can be sublimed unchanged. Corrosive to the mucous membranes. Toxic by inhalation (dusts, etc.), ingestion, and skin absorption. Used in photography, disinfectants, wood preservatives, fungicides.

Additional Information

Additional information

CAS No

7487-94-7

Formula

HgCl2

Synonyms

MERCURIC CHLORIDEMercury(II) chlorideMercury bichlorideCorrosive sublimateMercury dichlorideMercuric bichlorideMercury perchloride

Chemical Options

Item No.11498
Molecular Weight40.08
Purity99.999% pure
Particle SizePowder
SolubilityInsoluble in benzene; reacts with water
Melting Point1562-degf-uscg-1999
Density1-55-at-68-degf-uscg-1999
Item No.12581
Molecular Weight114.82
PurityACS Reagent
Particle SizePowder
SolubilityInsoluble (NIOSH, 2016)
Melting Point314-degf-niosh-2016
Density7.31 (NIOSH, 2016)

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