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Osmium Chunk

High Purity Os Chunk
CAS 7440-04-2


Product Product Code Order or Specifications
(2N) 99% Osmium Chunk OS-M-02-CK Contact American Elements
(3N) 99.9% Osmium Chunk OS-M-03-CK Contact American Elements
(4N) 99.99% Osmium Chunk OS-M-04-CK Contact American Elements
(5N) 99.999% Osmium Chunk OS-M-05-CK Contact American Elements

CHEMICAL
IDENTIFIER
Formula CAS No. PubChem SID PubChem CID MDL No. EC No Beilstein
Re. No.
SMILES
Identifier
InChI
Identifier
InChI
Key
Os 7440-04-2 24855959 23937 MFCD00011147 231-114-0 N/A [Os] InChI=1S/Os SYQBFIAQOQZEGI-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
190.23 Yellow Crystalline Solid

22.57 gm/cc

N/A 3045 °C 5027 °C N/A 9.5 microhm-cm @ 20°C

2.2 Paulings

0.03127 Cal/g/K @ 25°C 162 K-Cal/gm atom at 5027°C

7.0 Cal/gm mole

Safety Data Sheet

High Purity Chunk American Elements specializes in producing high purity Osmium Chunk using crystallization, solid state and other ultra high purification processes such as sublimation. Standard Chunk pieces are amorphous uniform pieces ranging in size from 5-15 mm. American Elements specializes in producing custom compositions for commercial and research applications and for new proprietary technologies. American Elements also casts any of the rare earth metals and most other advanced materials into granules, rod, bar or plate form, as well as other machined shapes and through other processes such as nanoparticles (See also application discussion at Nanotechnology Information and at Quantum Dots) and in the form of solutions and organometallics. We also produce Osmium as rod, pellets, powder, pieces, disc, ingot, wire, and in compound forms, such as oxide. Other shapes are available by request.

Osmium (Os) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolOsmium (atomic symbol: Os, atomic number: 76) is a Block D, Group 8, Period 6 element with an atomic weight of 190.23.Osmium Bohr Model The number of electrons in each of osmium's shells is [2, 8, 18, 32, 14, 2] and its electron configuration is [Xe] 4f14 5d6 6s2. The osmium atom has a radius of 135 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 216 pm. Osmium was discovered and first isolated by Smithson Tennant in 1803. Elemental Osmium In its elemental form, osmium has a silvery blue cast apperance. Osmium has the highest melting point and the lowest vapor pressure of any of the platinum group of metals; it is also the densest naturally ocurring element.. Osmium is the least abundant stable element in the earth's crust. It is found in the alloys osmiridium and iridiosmium and as a free element. The origin of the name Osmium comes from the Greek word "osme," meaning a smell or odor. For more information on osmium, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of osmium products, visit the Osmium Information Center.



HEALTH, SAFETY & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Danger
H228-H315-H318-H335
F,Xi
11-37/38-41
16-26-36/37/39
RN1100000
UN 3089 4.1/PG 2
nwg
Exclamation Mark-Acute Toxicity Flame-Flammables Corrosion-Corrosive to metals    

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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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