Skip to Page Content

Uranyl Acetate

UO2(C2H3O2)2.2H2O
CAS 541-09-3


Product Product Code Request Quote
(2N) 99% Uranyl Acetate U-AC-02 Request Quote
(3N) 99.9% Uranyl Acetate U-AC-03 Request Quote
(4N) 99.99% Uranyl Acetate U-AC-04 Request Quote

CHEMICAL
IDENTIFIER
Formula CAS No. PubChem SID PubChem CID MDL No. EC No IUPAC Name Beilstein
Re. No.
SMILES
Identifier
InChI
Identifier
InChI
Key
UO2(C2H3O2)2.2H2O 541-09-3 24886625 10915 MFCD00150376 208-767-5 Acetic Acid; Dioxouranium 3940695 CC(=O)O.CC(=O)O.O=[U]=O InChI=1S/2C2H4O2.2O.U/c2*1-2(3)4;;;/h2*1H3,(H,3,4);;; IXSMFXMQHOBORU-UHFFFAOYSA-N

PROPERTIES Compound Formula Mol. Wt. Appearance Density Exact Mass Monoisotopic Mass Charge MSDS
UO2(C2H3O2)2.2H2O 424.15 N/A N/A 390.083 390.083 0 Safety Data Sheet

Acetate Formula StructureUranyl Acetate is a moderately water soluble crystalline Uranium source that decomposes to Uranium oxide on heating. It is generally immediately available in most volumes. All metallic acetates are inorganic salts containing a metal cation and the acetate anion, a univalent (-1 charge) polyatomic ion composed of two carbon atoms ionically bound to three hydrogen and two oxygen atoms (Symbol: CH3COO) for a total formula weight of 59.05. Acetates are excellent precursors for production of ultra high purity compounds, catalysts, and nanoscale materials.We also produce Uranium Acetate Solution. American Elements produces to many standard grades when applicable, including Mil Spec (military grade); ACS, Reagent and Technical Grade; Food, Agricultural and Pharmaceutical Grade; Optical Grade, USP and EP/BP (European Pharmacopoeia/British Pharmacopoeia)and follows applicable ASTM testing standards.Typical and custom packaging is available. Additional technical, research and safety (MSDS) information is available as is a Reference Calculator for converting relevant units of measurement.

Uranium (U) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbol Uranium is a Block F, Group 3, Period 7 element. The number of electrons in each of Uranium's shells is 2, 8, 18, 32, 21, 9, 2 and its electronic configuration is [Rn] 5f3 6d1 7s2. In its elemental form uranium's CAS number is 7440-61-1. The uranium atom has a radius of 138.5.pm and its Van der Waals radius is 186.pm. Uranium is harmful both through its radioactivity and chemical toxicity. Uranium in its depleted and unenriched forms has numerous commercial applications due to its great density and its bright yellow-green color in glass and ceramics. Uranium Bohr ModelIts great density has found military applications in armor piercing armaments and in protective shielding. It is added to ceramic frits, glazes and to color bars for glass production because of its bright yellow shade. Uranyl Nitrate and Uranyl Acetate are used in medical and analytical laboratories. Uranium was discovered by Martin Heinrich Klaproth. The name Uranium originates from the planet Uranus. Uranium occurs naturally in soil, rock and water and is commercially extracted from uranium-bearing minerals. For more information on uranium, including properties, satefy data, research, and American Elements' catalog of uranium products, visit the Uranium element page.

HEALTH, SAFETY & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Danger
H300-H330-H373-H411
T+,R,N
26/28-33-51/53
20/21-45-61
N/A
UN 2910 7
N/A
Skull and Crossbones; Skull and Crossbones-Acute Toxicity Health Hazard; Health Hazard Environment; Environment-Hazardous to the aquatic environment    

URANYL ACETATE SYNONYMS
Uranium Acetate, Diacetatodioxouranium, Bis(acetato)dioxouranium, Uranyl diacetate, Uranaffin reactant, Bis(acetato-O)dioxouranium, Uranium oxyacetate, Uranyl(2+) acetate, Uranium diacetate dioxide

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.



Have a Question? Ask a Chemical Engineer or Material Scientist
Request an MSDS or Certificate of Analysis

Recent Research & Development for Uranium

  • Identifying uranium particles using fission tracks and micro-sampling individual particles for analysis using thermal ionization mass spectrometry. Fumitaka Esaka, Daisuke Suzuki, and Masaaki Magara. Anal. Chem.: February 13, 2015
  • Spectroscopic Evidence of Uranium Immobilization in Acidic Wetlands by Natural Organic Matter and Plant Roots. Dien Li, Daniel I. Kaplan, Hyun-Shik Chang, John C. Seaman, Peter R. Jaffé, Paul Koster van Groos, Kirk G. Scheckel, Carlo U. Segre, Ning Chen, De-Tong Jiang, Matthew Newville, and Antonio Lanzirotti. Environ. Sci. Technol.: January 29, 2015
  • New Insight of Coordination and Extraction of Uranium(VI) with N-Donating Ligands in Room Temperature Ionic Liquids: N,N?-Diethyl-N,N?-ditolyldipicolinamide as a Case Study. Li-Yong Yuan, Man Sun, Lei Mei, Lin Wang, Li-Rong Zheng, Zeng-Qiang Gao, Jing Zhang, Yu-Liang Zhao, Zhi-Fang Chai, and Wei-Qun Shi. Inorg. Chem.: January 28, 2015
  • Terminal U?E (E = N, P, As, Sb, and Bi) Bonds in Uranium Complexes: A Theoretical Perspective. Qun-Yan Wu, Jian-Hui Lan, Cong-Zhi Wang, Yu-Liang Zhao, Zhi-Fang Chai, and Wei-Qun Shi. J. Phys. Chem. A: January 13, 2015
  • Uranium(VI) Binding Forms in Selected Human Body Fluids: Thermodynamic Calculations versus Spectroscopic Measurements. Alfatih A. A. Osman, Gerhard Geipel, Astrid Barkleit, and Gert Bernhard. Chem. Res. Toxicol.: January 6, 2015
  • A Novel Method for Molybdenum-99/Technetium-99m Recovery via Anodic Carbonate Dissolution of Irradiated Low-Enriched Uranium Metal Foil. M. Alex Brown, Artem V. Gelis, Jeffrey A. Fortner, James L. Jerden, Stan Wiedmeyer, and George F. Vandegrift. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res.: December 16, 2014
  • Surface Reduction of Neptunium Dioxide and Uranium Mixed oxides with Plutonium and Thorium by Photocatalytic Reaction with Ice. Pelin Cakir, Rachel Eloirdi, Frank Huber, Rudy J. M. Konings, and Thomas Gouder. J. Phys. Chem. C: December 8, 2014
  • Hybrid Uranium–Transition-Metal Oxide Cage Clusters. Jie Ling, Franklin Hobbs, Steven Prendergast, Pius O. Adelani, Jean-Marie Babo, Jie Qiu, Zhehui Weng, and Peter C. Burns. Inorg. Chem.: December 1, 2014
  • A Series of Uranium (IV, V, VI) Tritylimido Complexes, Their Molecular and Electronic Structures and Reactivity with CO2. Anna-Corina Schmidt, Frank W. Heinemann, Laurent Maron, and Karsten Meyer. Inorg. Chem.: November 26, 2014
  • Estimating the Absorption of Soil-Derived Uranium in Humans. Stephan C. Träber, Vera Höllriegl, W. B. Li, Uta Czeslik, Werner Rühm, Uwe Oeh, and Bernhard Michalke. Environ. Sci. Technol.: November 22, 2014


Recent Research & Development for Acetate

  • Dissolution Dynamic Nuclear Polarization of Non-Self-Glassing Agents: Spectroscopy and Relaxation of Hyperpolarized [1-13C]Acetate. Alessandra Flori, Matteo Liserani, Sean Bowen, Jan Henrik Ardenkjaer-Larsen, and Luca Menichetti. J. Phys. Chem. A: February 16, 2015
  • Densities at Pressures up to 200 MPa and Atmospheric Pressure Viscosities of Ionic Liquids 1-Ethyl-3-methylimidazolium Methylphosphate, 1-Ethyl-3-methylimidazolium Diethylphosphate, 1-Butyl-3-methylimidazolium Acetate, and 1-Butyl-3-methylimidazolium Bis(trifluoromethylsulfonyl)imide. Yuya Hiraga, Aya Kato, Yoshiyuki Sato, and Richard L. Smith, Jr. J. Chem. Eng. Data: February 12, 2015
  • Selective Reaction Monitoring of Negative Electrospray Ionization Acetate Adduct Ions for the Bioanalysis of Dapagliflozin in Clinical Studies. Qin C. Ji, Xiahui (Sophia) Xu, Eric Ma, Jane Liu, Shenita Basdeo, Guowen Liu, William Mylott, David W Boulton, Jim X. Shen, Bruce Stouffer, Anne-Francoise Aubry, and Mark E. Arnold. Anal. Chem.: February 11, 2015
  • Biomimetic oxidative coupling of sinapyl acetate by silver oxide: preferential formation of O-4 type structures. Takao Kishimoto, Nana Takahashi, Masahiro Hamada, and Noriyuki Nakajima. J. Agric. Food Chem.: February 5, 2015
  • Quantitative Screening of Agrochemical Residues in Fruits and Vegetables by Buffered Ethyl Acetate Extraction and LC-MS/MS Analysis. Manjusha R. Jadhav, Dasharath P. Oulkar, Ahammed Shabeer T. P., and Kaushik Banerjee. J. Agric. Food Chem.: February 2, 2015
  • Influence of Different Inorganic Salts on the Ionicity and Thermophysical Properties of 1-Ethyl-3-methylimidazolium Acetate Ionic Liquid. Filipe S. Oliveira, Luís P. N. Rebelo, and Isabel M. Marrucho. J. Chem. Eng. Data: January 29, 2015
  • Understanding the Hydrolysis Mechanism of Ethyl Acetate Catalyzed by an Aqueous Molybdocene: A Computational Chemistry Investigation. Elkin Tílvez, Gloria I. Cárdenas-Jirón, María I. Menéndez, and Ramón López. Inorg. Chem.: January 29, 2015
  • Evaluation of CO2-Philicity of Poly(vinyl acetate) and Poly(vinyl acetate-alt-maleate) Copolymers through Molecular Modeling and Dissolution Behavior Measurement. Dongdong Hu, Shaojun Sun, Peiqing Yuan, Ling Zhao, and Tao Liu. J. Phys. Chem. B: January 19, 2015
  • Ionic Liquid Assisted Electrospun Cellulose Acetate Fibers for Aqueous Removal of Triclosan. Gong Zhang, Meng Sun, Yang Liu, Huijuan Liu, Jiuhui Qu, and Jinghong Li. Langmuir: January 16, 2015
  • Kinetic Study and Process Simulation of Transesterification of Methyl Acetate and Isoamyl Alcohol Catalyzed by Ionic Liquid. Zhen Yang, Xianbao Cui, Huimin Jie, Xufeng Yu, Ying Zhang, Tianyang Feng, Huan Liu, and Ke Song. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res.: January 14, 2015