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(2N) 99% Lead Acetate Solution
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Lead Acetate Solution Properties (Theoretical)

Compound Formula C8H12O8Pb
Molecular Weight 443.37
Appearance Liquid
Melting Point 175 °C
Boiling Point decomposes
Density 2.22g/cm3
Solubility in H2O N/A
Exact Mass 444.029869
Monoisotopic Mass 444.029869
Charge -2

Lead Acetate Solution Health & Safety Information

Signal Word Danger
Hazard Statements H302-H332-H360Df-H373-H410
Hazard Codes O,T,N
Risk Codes 61-8-20/22-33-35-50/53-62
Safety Statements 53-17-26-36/37/39-45-60-61
RTECS Number AI5300000
Transport Information UN 2923 8/PG 2
WGK Germany 3

About Lead Acetate Solution

Lead Acetate Solutions are moderate to highly concentrated liquid solutions of Lead Acetate. They are an excellent source of Lead Acetate for applications requiring solubilized materials. Acetates are excellent precursors for production of ultra high purity compounds and certain catalyst and nanoscale (nanoparticles and nanopowders) materials. American Elements can prepare dissolved homogeneous solutions at customer specified concentrations or to the maximum stoichiometric concentration. Packaging is available in 55 gallon drums, smaller units and larger liquid totes. American Elements maintains solution production facilities in the United States, Northern Europe (Liverpool, UK), Southern Europe (Milan, Italy), Australia and China to allow for lower freight costs and quicker delivery to our customers. American Elements metal and rare earth compound solutions have numerous applications, but are commonly used in petrochemical cracking and automotive catalysts, water treatment, plating, textiles, research, and in optic, laser, crystal and glass applications. We also produce Lead Acetate Powder. 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.

Lead Acetate Solution Synonyms

Lead(IV) acetate Plumbic acetate Triacetoxyplumbyl acetate Triacetyloxplumbyl acetate Triacetyloxyplumbylethanoate Acetic acid, lead(4+) salt Acetic acid triacetoxyplumbyl ester Lead(IV)acetate Acetate, lead(2+) salt (4:1)

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula Pb(C2H3O2)4
MDL Number MFCD00008693
EC No. 208-908-0
Beilstein Registry No. 3595640
Pubchem CID 11025
IUPAC Name lead(2+); tetraacetate
SMILES CC(=O)[O-].C C(=O)[O-].CC (=O)[O-].CC(= O)[O-].[Pb+2]
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/4C2H 4O2.Pb/c4*1-2( 3)4;/h4*1H3,(H, 3,4);/q;;;;+2/p-4

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

Lead Bohr ModelSee more Lead products. Lead (atomic symbol: Pb, atomic number: 82) is a Block P, Group 14, Period 6 element with an atomic radius of 207.2. The number of electrons in each of Lead's shells is [2, 8, 18, 32, 18, 4] and its electron configuration is [Xe] 4f14 5d10 6s2 6p2. The lead atom has a radius of 175 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 202 pm. In its elemental form, lead has a metallic gray appearance. Lead occurs naturally as a mixture of four stable isotopes: 204Pb (1.48%), 206Pb (23.6%), 207Pb (22.6%), and 208Pb (52.3%). Elemental LeadLead is obtained mainly from galena (PbS) by a roasting process. Anglesite, cerussite, and minim are other common lead containing minerals. Lead does occur as a free element in nature, but it is rare. It is a dense, soft metal that is very resistant to corrosion and poorly conductive compared to other metals. Its density and low melting point make it useful in applications such as electrolysis and industrial materials.


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