Calcium hydride - CAS # 7789-78-8

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CAS 7789-78-8 -

Chemical Name:  Calcium hydride

Chemical Formula:  CaH2

CAS Number:  7789-78-8

EC Number (EINECS):  232-189-2

Synonyms:  CaH2;Calcium hydride (CaH2);Hydrolete;Hydrolith

Appearance:  greyish-white solid

Melting Point:  ca. 600 C (decompose

Water Solubility:  reacts

Stability:  Stable, but reacts violently with water, liberating and igniting hydrogen. Contact with strong oxidizers may cause fire or explosion. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong acids, halogens, water, alcohols.

Molecular Weight:  42.094

Related Hazardous Material Name:  Calcium hydride

Emergency Response Guide Number:  138

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Related Analytes (Calcium hydride):
Calcium sulfate hemihydrate    Calcium chloride dihydrate    Calcium chloride (anhydrous)    Calcium sulfate dihydrate    Calcium iodide    Calcium sulfite    Butyric anhydride    Acetic anhydride    Succinic anhydride    Maleic anhydride   

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