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Cobalt Tetrafluoroborate Hexahydrate

CAS #:

Linear Formula:

Co(BF4)2 • 6H2O

MDL Number:

MFCD00243274

EC No.:

247-740-2

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(2N) 99% Cobalt Tetrafluoroborate Hexahydrate
CO-FBAT-02-C.6HYD
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(2N5) 99.5% Cobalt Tetrafluoroborate Hexahydrate
CO-FBAT-025-C.6HYD
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(3N) 99.9% Cobalt Tetrafluoroborate Hexahydrate
CO-FBAT-03-C.6HYD
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(3N5) 99.95% Cobalt Tetrafluoroborate Hexahydrate
CO-FBAT-035-C.6HYD
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(4N) 99.99% Cobalt Tetrafluoroborate Hexahydrate
CO-FBAT-04-C.6HYD
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(5N) 99.999% Cobalt Tetrafluoroborate Hexahydrate
CO-FBAT-05-C.6HYD
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Cobalt Tetrafluoroborate Hexahydrate Properties (Theoretical)

Compound Formula H12B2CoF8O6
Molecular Weight 340.63
Appearance Red-orange to brown crystals or powder
Melting Point N/A
Boiling Point N/A
Density N/A
Solubility in H2O N/A
Exact Mass 341.00242
Monoisotopic Mass 341.00242

Cobalt Tetrafluoroborate Hexahydrate Health & Safety Information

Signal Word Danger
Hazard Statements H302 + H312 + H332-H314
Hazard Codes C
Risk Codes 20/21/22-34
Safety Statements 26-36-36/37/39-45
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information UN 3260 8/PG 2
WGK Germany 3
MSDS / SDS

About Cobalt Tetrafluoroborate Hexahydrate

Cobalt Tetrafluoroborate Hexahydrate is generally immediately available in most volumes. High purity, submicron and nanopowder forms may be considered. Fluoride compounds have diverse applications in current technologies and science, from oil refining and etching to synthetic organic chemistry and the manufacture of pharmaceuticals. Magnesium Fluoride, for example, was used by researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics in 2013 to create a novel mid-infrared optical frequency comb composed of crystalline microresonators, a development that may lead to future advances in molecular spectroscopy. Fluorides are also commonly used to alloy metals and for optical deposition. 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.

Cobalt Tetrafluoroborate Hexahydrate Synonyms

Cobalt(II) tetrafluoroborate hexahydrate; Cobalt(2+) tetrafluoroborate hydrate (1:2:6); Borate(1-), tetrafluoro-, cobalt(2+), hydrate (2:1:6); cobalt(2+) ditetrafluoroborate hexahydrate

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula Co(BF4)2 • 6H2O
MDL Number MFCD00243274
EC No. 247-740-2
Pubchem CID 15771041
IUPAC Name cobalt(2+); ditetrafluoroborate; hexahydrate
SMILES [B-](F)(F)(F)F.[B-](F)(F)(F)F.O.O.O.O.O.O.[Co+2]
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/2BF4.Co.6H2O/c2*2-1(3,4)5;;;;;;;/h;;;6*1H2/q2*-1;+2;;;;;;
InchI Key KQHRHDAVLSRYNA-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.

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