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Erbium Carbonate Hydrate

CAS #:

Linear Formula:

Er2(CO3)3 • H2O

MDL Number:

MFCD00149951

EC No.:

228-003-4

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(2N) 99% Erbium Carbonate Hydrate
ER-CB-03-P.XHYD
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(3N) 99.9% Erbium Carbonate Hydrate
ER-CB-02-P.XHYD
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(4N) 99.99% Erbium Carbonate Hydrate
ER-CB-04.XHYD
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(5N) 99.999% Erbium Carbonate Hydrate
ER-CB-05.XHYD
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Erbium Carbonate Hydrate Properties (Theoretical)

Compound Formula C3H2Er2O10
Molecular Weight 532.56
Appearance Pink powder
Melting Point N/A
Boiling Point N/A
Density N/A
Solubility in H2O N/A
Exact Mass 531.82746
Monoisotopic Mass 529.825382

Erbium Carbonate Hydrate Health & Safety Information

Signal Word Warning
Hazard Statements H315-H319-H335
Hazard Codes Xi
Risk Codes 36/37/38
Safety Statements 26-36
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information N/A
WGK Germany 3
MSDS / SDS

About Erbium Carbonate Hydrate

High purity Erbium Carbonate HydrateCarbonate IonErbium Carbonate Hydrate is a water insoluble Erbium source that can easily be converted to other Erbium compounds, such as the oxide by heating (calcination). Carbonate compounds also give off carbon dioxide when treated with dilute acids. Erbium has applications in glass coloring, as an amplifier in fiber optics, and in lasers for medical and dental use. Erbium Carbonate Hydrate is generally immediately available in most volumes. Ultra high purity and high purity compositions improve both optical quality and usefulness as scientific standards. Nanoscale elemental powders and suspensions, as alternative high surface area forms, may be considered. 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.

Erbium Carbonate Hydrate Synonyms

Erbium(III) carbonate hydrate; erbium(3+) tricarbonate hydrate, Dierbium tricarbonate hydrate

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula Er2(CO3)3 • H2O
MDL Number MFCD00149951
EC No. 228-003-4
Beilstein Registry No. N/A
Pubchem CID 25021615
IUPAC Name erbium(3+) tricarbonate hydrate
SMILES [Er+3].[Er+3].O=C([O-])[O-].[O-]C([O-])=O.[O-]C([O-])=O
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/3CH2O3.2Er.H2O/c3*2-1(3)4;;;/h3*(H2,2,3,4);;;1H2/q;;;2*+3;/p-6
InchI Key JGMPMNQKIPWYKQ-UHFFFAOYSA-H

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

See more Erbium products. Erbium (atomic symbol: Er, atomic number: 68) is a Block F, Group 3, Period 6 element with an atomic radius of 167.259. Erbium Bohr Modelhe number of electrons in each of Erbium's shells is [2, 8, 18, 30, 8, 2] and its electron configuration is [Xe]4f12 6s2. The erbium atom has a radius of 176 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 235 pm. Erbium was discovered by Carl Mosander in 1843. Sources of Erbium include the mineral monazite and sand ores. Erbium is a member of the lanthanide or rare earth series of elements.Elemental Erbium Picture In its elemental form, erbium is soft and malleable it is fairly stable in air and does not oxidize as rapidly as some of the other rare earth metals. Erbiums ions fluoresce in a bright pink color, making them highly useful for imaging and optical applications. It is named after the Swedish town, Ytterby where it was first discovered.

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