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Magnesium Grain

High Purity Mg Grains
CAS 7439-95-4


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CHEMICAL
IDENTIFIER
Formula CAS No. PubChem SID PubChem CID MDL No. EC No Beilstein
Re. No.
SMILES
Identifier
InChI
Identifier
InChI
Key
Mg 7439-95-4 24855356 5462224 MFCD00085308 231-104-6 4948473 [Mg] InChI=1S/Mg FYYHWMGAXLPEAU-UHFFFAOYSA-N

PROPERTIES Mol. Wt. Appearance Density Tensile Strength Melting Point Boiling Point Thermal Conductivity Electrical Resistivity Eletronegativity Specific Heat Heat of Vaporization Heat of Fusion MSDS
24.31 Gray 1738 kg/m³ N/A 650 °C 1090 °C 1.56 W/cm/K @ 298.2 K 4.45 microhm-cm @ 20°C 1.2 Paulings 0.243 Cal/g/K @ 25°C 32.517 K-Cal/gm atom at 1090°C 2.16 Cal/gm mole Safety Data Sheet

Magnesium GrainGrain dimensions fall between those of pellets (particles from about 2 mm up to 64 mm) and powder (particles around 0.0625 mm down to 0.004 mm). Grains with small particle size are more cohesive and more easily suspended in a gas. American Elements specializes in producing high purity Magnesium Grains with the smallest possible average grain sizes for use in preparation of pressed and bonded sputtering targets and in Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD) and Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) processes including Thermal and Electron Beam (E-Beam) Evaporation, Low Temperature Organic Evaporation, Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD), Metallic-Organic and Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD). Magnesium grains may range from small, fine particles to larger, coarse particles. Grains are also useful in any application where high surface areas are desired such as water treatment and in fuel cell and solar applications. Nanoparticles (See also Nanotechnology Information and Quantum Dots) also produce very high surface areas. Our standard Grain particle sizes average in the range of - 325 mesh, - 100 mesh, 10-50 microns and submicron (< 1 micron). We can also provide many materials in the nanoscale range. See research below. We also produce Magnesium as rod, ingot, pieces, pellets, disc, granules, wire, and in compound forms, such as oxide. Other shapes are available by request. Grains are useful in any application where high surface areas are desired such as water treatment and electronics applications.

Magnesium Bohr ModelMagnesium (Mg) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolMagnesium (atomic symbol: Mg, atomic number: 12) is a Block S, Group 2, Period 3 element with an atomic mass of 24.3050. The number of electrons in each of Magnesium's shells is [2, 8, 2] and its electron configuration is [Ne] 3s2. The magnesium atom has a radius of 160 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 173 pm. Magnesium was discovered by Joseph Black in 1775 and first isolated by Sir Humphrey Davy in 1808. Magnesium is the eighth most abundant element in the earth's crust and the fourth most common element in the earth as a whole. Elemental MagnesiumIn its elemental form, magnesium has a shiny grey metallic appearance and is an extremely reactive. It is can be found in minerals such as brucite, carnallite, dolomite, magnesite, olivine and talc. Commercially, magnesium is primarily used in the creation of strong and lightweight aluminum-magnesium alloys, which have numerous advantages in industrial applications. The name "Magnesium" originates from a Greek district in Thessaly called Magnesia. For more information on magnesium, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of magnesium products, visit the Magnesium element page.

HEALTH, SAFETY & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Danger
H250-H260
F
11-15
43-7/8
OM2100000
UN 1869 4.1/PG 3
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Flame-Flammables        

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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 Magnesium

  • Changes in sodium, calcium and magnesium ion concentrations, that inhibit Geobacillus spp biofilms have no effect on biofilms of Anoxybacillus flavithermus.. Somerton B, Lindsay D, Palmer J, Brooks J, Flint S.. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015 May 22.
  • The High Performance of Crystal Water Containing Manganese Birnessite Cathodes for Magnesium Batteries.. Nam KW, Kim S, Lee S, Salama M, Shterenberg I, Gofer Y, Kim JS, Yang E, Park CS, Kim JS, Lee SS, Chang WS, Doo SG, Jo YN, Jung Y, Aurbach D, Choi JW.. Nano Lett. 2015 May 22.
  • Direct Pen Writing of High-Tc , Flexible Magnesium Diboride Superconducting Arrays.. Xue M, Chen D, Long Y, Wang P, Zhao L, Chen G.. Adv Mater. 2015 May 12.
  • Bioeffects of micron-size magnesium particles on inflammatory cells and bone turnover in vivo and in vitro.. Guo C, Li J, She C, Shao X, Teng B, Feng J, Zhang JV, Ren PG.. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2015 May 13.
  • Effects of antenatal magnesium sulphate treatment for neonatal neuro-protection on cerebral oxygen kinetics.. Stark MJ, Hodyl NA, Andersen CC.. Pediatr Res. 2015 May 18.
  • Quaternary polymethacrylate-magnesium aluminum silicate films: Water uptake kinetics and film permeability.. Rongthong T, Sungthongjeen S, Siepmann F, Siepmann J, Pongjanyakul T.. Int J Pharm. 2015 May 21.
  • Phosphoinositide 3-kinase β, phosphoinositide 3-kinase δ, and phosphoinositide 3-kinase γ mediate the anti-inflammatory effects of magnesium sulfate.. Lee PY, Yang CH, Kao MC, Su NY, Tsai PS, Huang CJ.. J Surg Res. 2015 Apr 18.
  • A randomized double-blind study to evaluate efficacy and safety of epidural magnesium sulfate and clonidine as adjuvants to bupivacaine for postthoracotomy pain relief. Mohammad W, Mir SA, Mohammad K, Sofi K. Anesth Essays Res. 2015 Jan-Apr: Anesth Essays Res
  • Trends in the adsorption and reactivity of hydrogen on magnesium silicate nanoclusters. Oueslati I, Kerkeni B, Bromley ST. Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2015 Mar 9.
  • Comparison of Anesthetic Efficacy between Lidocaine with and without Magnesium Sulfate USP 50% for Inferior Alveolar Nerve Blocks in Patients with Symptomatic Irreversible Pulpitis. Shetty KP, Satish SV, Kilaru KR, Sardar P, Luke AM. J Endod. 2015 Mar 2.