Mercurous chloride (calomel) - CAS # 7546-30-7

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CAS 7546-30-7 -

Chemical Name:  Mercurous chloride (calomel)

Chemical Formula:  ClHg

CAS Number:  7546-30-7

Synonyms:  HgCl;Mercury chloride (HgCl);Mercury(I) chloride;C.I. 77764;Calogreen;Calomel;Calomelano;Calosan;Chlorure mercureux;Cloruro di mercurio;Cloruro mercuroso;Cyclosan;Kalomel;Mercurochloride;Mercurous chloride;Mercury monochloride;Mercury protochloride;Mild mercury chloride;Precipite blanc;Quecksilber(I)-chlorid;Quecksilber chloruer;Subchloride of mercury

Use:  widely used in electrochemistry for the preparation of calomel electrodes

Appearance:  dense white powder

Melting Point:  302 C

Boiling Point:  384 C

Water Solubility:  insoluble

Stability:  May be light sensitive. Incompatible with strong bases, carbonates, sulfides, cyanides, alkalies, sulfites, sulfates, hydrogen peroxide, ammonia, iodine, hydrogen bromide.

Molecular Weight:  236.04

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