CAS #:

Linear Formula:

CsH

MDL Number:

N/A

EC No.:

N/A

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(2N) 99% Cesium Hydride
CS-HID-02
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(3N) 99.9% Cesium Hydride
CS-HID-03
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(4N) 99.99% Cesium Hydride
CS-HID-04
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(5N) 99.999% Cesium Hydride
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Cesium Hydride Properties (Theoretical)

Compound Formula HCs
Molecular Weight 133.91339
Appearance White crystals or powder
Melting Point ~170 °C (dec.)
Boiling Point N/A
Density 3.42 g/cm3
Solubility in H2O N/A
Crystal Phase / Structure Face centered cubic
Exact Mass 133.913272
Monoisotopic Mass 133.913269 Da

Cesium Hydride Health & Safety Information

Signal Word N/A
Hazard Statements N/A
Hazard Codes N/A
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information N/A
MSDS / SDS

About Cesium Hydride

Hydride IonCesium Hydride is generally immediately available in most volumes. High purity, submicron and nanopowder forms may be considered. Hydride compounds are used often used as portable sources of hydrogen gas. 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.

Cesium Hydride Synonyms

Cesium monohydride, CAS 58724-12-2

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula CsH
MDL Number N/A
EC No. N/A
Beilstein/Reaxys No. N/A
Pubchem CID 139281
IUPAC Name cesium hydride
SMILES [H-].[Cs+]
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/Cs.H/q+1;-1
InchI Key HXCOCQWMKNUQSA-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Packaging Specifications

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 Safety Data Sheet (SDS). Solutions are packaged in polypropylene, plastic or glass jars up to palletized 440 gallon liquid totes, and 36,000 lb. tanker trucks.

Related Elements

Cesium

See more Cesium products. Cesium (or Caesium) (atomic symbol: Ce, atomic number: 55) is a Block S, Group 1, Period 6 element with an atomic weight of 132.9054519. The number of electrons in each of Cesium's shells is 2, 8, 18, 18, 8, 1 and its electron configuration is [Xe]6s1. Cesium Bohr ModelThe cesium atom has a radius of 265 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 343 pm. Cesium is a member of the alkali group of metals. It is one of three metals that occur as a liquid at room temperature, the others being mercury and gallium. Elemental CesiumCesium's main commercial source is pollucite ore; however, it is also found in beryl, avogadrite, pezzottaite, and londonite. Cesium was discovered by Robert Bunsen and Gustav Kirchhoff in 1860 and first isolated by Carl Setterberg in 1882. In its elemental form, cesium has a silvery gold appearance. The word Cesium originates from the Latin word "caesius," meaning "sky blue," which refers to the vibrant blue lines in its spectrum.

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