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Zinc Oxide Nanopowder

Z-MITE ™
High Purity ZnO Nanoparticles
CAS 1314-13-2


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CHEMICAL
IDENTIFIER
Formula CAS No. PubChem SID PubChem CID MDL No. EC No IUPAC Name Beilstein
Re. No.
SMILES
Identifier
InChI
Identifier
InChI
Key
ZnO 1314-13-2 24848650 14806 MFCD00011300 215-222-5 Oxozinc N/A O=[Zn] InChI=1S/O.Zn XLOMVQKBTHCTTD-UHFFFAOYSA-N

PROPERTIES Compound Formula Mol. Wt. Appearance Melting Point Boiling Point Density Exact Mass Monoisotopic Mass Charge MSDS
ZnO 81.37 White Powder 1,975° C (3,587° F) 2,360° C (4,280° F) 5600 kg/m3 79.9241 g/mol 79.924061 Da 0 Safety Data Sheet

High Purity, D50 = +10 nanometer (nm) by SEMOxide IonZ-MITE™ powders and dispersions are inorganic zinc-oxide nanoparticles with antibacterial, antifungal, anti-corrisive, catalytic, and UV filtering properties. Z-MITE-A™ products are uncoated and hydrophilic. Z-MITE-O™ products are coated with an organic silane (1-4%) and are hydrophobic. Particles are available in the size range of 10-200 nm. They are also available as a nanofluid through the AE Nanofluid production group. Nanofluids are generally defined as suspended nanoparticles in solution either using surfactant or surface charge technology. Nanofluid dispersion and coating selection technical guidance is also available. Other nanostructures include nanorods, nanowhiskers, nanohorns, nanopyramids and other nanocomposites. Surface functionalized nanoparticles allow for the particles to be preferentially adsorbed at the surface interface using chemically bound polymers.

Zinc (Zn) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolZinc (atomic symbol: Zn, atomic number: 30) is a Block D, Group 12, Period 4 element with an atomic weight of 65.38. The number of electrons in each of zinc's shells is 2, 8, 18, 2, and its electron configuration is [Ar] 3d10 4s2. Zinc Bohr ModelThe zinc atom has a radius of 134 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 210 pm. Zinc was discovered by Indian metallurgists prior to 1000 BC and first recognized as a unique element by Rasaratna Samuccaya in 800. Zinc was first isolated by Andreas Marggraf in 1746.Elemental Zinc In its elemental form, zinc has a silver-gray appearance. It is brittle at ordinary temperatures but malleable at 100 °C to 150 °C. It is a fair conductor of electricity, and burns in air at high red producing white clouds of the oxide. Zinc is mined from sulfidic ore deposits. It is the 24th most abundant element in the earth's crust and the fourth most common metal in use (after iron, aluminum, and copper). The name zinc originates from the German word "zin," meaning tin. For more information on zinc, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of zinc products, visit the Zinc element page.

HEALTH, SAFETY & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Warning
H410
N
50/53
60-61
ZH4810000
UN 3077 9/PG 3
2
Environment-Hazardous to the aquatic environment        

ZINC OXIDE SYNONYMS
Oxozinc, Zinc White, Zinc monoxide, Zinci Oxydum, Flowers of zinc, Zincoid, Amalox, Ziradryl, Zincum, Oxydatum, Emanay zinc oxide, zinc, oxo-, Zinci Oxicum, Ketozinc, Nogenol, Permanent White

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PACKAGING SPECIFICATIONS FOR BULK & RESEARCH QUANTITIES
Typical bulk packaging includes palletized plastic 5 gallon/25 kg. pails, fiber and steel drums to 1 ton super sacks in full container (FCL) or truck load (T/L) quantities. Research and sample quantities and hygroscopic, oxidizing or other air sensitive materials may be packaged under argon or vacuum. Shipping documentation includes a Certificate of Analysis and Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). Solutions are packaged in polypropylene, plastic or glass jars up to palletized 440 gallon liquid totes.


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Recent Research & Development for Zinc

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  • Room-temperature phosphorescence determination of melamine in dairy products using l-cysteine-capped Mn-doped zinc sulfide (ZnS) quantum dots. Demirhan BE, Demirhan B, Kara HE. J Dairy Sci. 2015 Mar 11.
  • Nanostructures of an amphiphilic zinc phthalocyanine polymer conjugate for photodynamic therapy of psoriasis. Jin Y, Zhang X, Zhang B, Kang H, Du L, Li M. Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces. 2015 Feb 25.
  • Histidine promotes the loading of nickel and zinc, but not of cadmium, into the xylem in Noccaea caerulescens. Kozhevnikova AD, Seregin IV, Verweij R, Schat H. Plant Signal Behav. 2014 Sep
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  • Zinc Prevents Sickness Behavior Induced by Lipopolysaccharides after a Stress Challenge in Rats. Kirsten TB, Galvão MC, Reis-Silva TM, Queiroz-Hazarbassanov N, Bernardi MM. PLoS One. 2015 Mar 16
  • The zinc coordination pattern in the η-carbonic anhydrase from Plasmodium falciparum is different from all other carbonic anhydrase genetic families. De Simone G, Di Fiore A, Capasso C, Supuran CT. Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 2015 Feb 28.
  • Common and metal-specific proteomic responses to cadmium and zinc in the metal tolerant ericoid mycorrhizal fungus Oidiodendron maius Zn. Chiapello M, Martino E, Perotto S. Metallomics. 2015 Mar 12.
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