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Potassium Molybdate

CAS #:

Linear Formula:

K2MoO4

MDL Number:

MFCD00011370

EC No.:

236-599-2

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(2N) 99% Potassium Molybdate
K-MOAT-02
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(3N) 99.9% Potassium Molybdate
K-MOAT-03
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(4N) 99.99% Potassium Molybdate
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(5N) 99.999% Potassium Molybdate
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Potassium Molybdate Properties

Compound Formula

K2MoO4

Molecular Weight

238.13

Appearance

White powder and chunks

Density

N/A

Exact Mass

239.81248

Monoisotopic Mass

239.81248

Potassium Molybdate 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 QA4930000
Transport Information N/A
WGK Germany 3
MSDS / SDS

About Potassium Molybdate

Potassium Molybdate is generally immediately available in most volumes. High purity, submicron and nanopowder 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.

Potassium Molybdate Synonyms

Potassium molybdenum oxide, dipotassium, (t-4)-molybdate(moo4(2-), dipotassiumtetraoxomolybdate(2-), (beta-4)-molybdate(moo42-dipotassium, dipotassiummolybdate, molybdicacid, dipotassiumsalt, dipotassium, (T-4)-Molybdate, dipotassiumtetraoxomolybdate, potassiummolybdate(vi), K2Mo3O10, Potassium trimolybdate

Potassium Molybdate Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula

K2MoO4

Pubchem CID

6093816

MDL Number

MFCD00011370

EC No.

236-599-2

Beilstein Registry No.

N/A

IUPAC Name

dipotassium dioxido(dioxo)molybdenum

SMILES

[K+].[K+].[O-][Mo]([O-])(=O)=O

InchI Identifier

InChI=1S/2K.Mo .4O/q2*+1;;;;2*-1

InchI Key

NUYGZETUIUXJCO-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

See more Molybdenum products. Molybdenum (atomic symbol: Mo, atomic number: 42) is a Block D, Group 6, Period 5 element with an atomic weight of 95.96. Molybdenum Bohr ModelThe number of electrons in each of molybdenum's shells is [2, 8, 18, 13, 1] and its electron configuration is [Kr] 4d5 5s1. The molybdenum atom has a radius of 139 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 209 pm. In its elemental form, molybdenum has a gray metallic appearance. Molybdenum was discovered by Carl Wilhelm in 1778 and first isolated by Peter Jacob Hjelm in 1781. Molybdenum is the 54th most abundant element in the earth's crust. Elemental MolybdenumIt has the third highest melting point of any element, exceeded only by tungsten and tantalum. Molybdenum does not occur naturally as a free metal, it is found in various oxidation states in minerals. The primary commercial source of molybdenum is molybdenite, although it is also recovered as a byproduct of copper and tungsten mining. The origin of the name Molybdenum comes from the Greek word molubdos meaning lead.

Elemental PotassiumSee more Potassium products. Potassium (atomic symbol: K, atomic number: 19) is a Block S, Group 1, Period 4 element with an atomic weight of 39.0983. The number of electrons in each of Potassium's shells is [2, 8, 8, 1] and its electron configuration is [Ar] 4s1. The potassium atom has a radius of 227.2 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 275 pm. Potassium was discovered and first isolated by Sir Humphrey Davy in 1807. Potassium is the seventh most abundant element on earth. It is one of the most reactive and electropositive of all metals and rapidly oxidizes. As with other alkali metals, potassium decomposes in water with the evolution of hydrogen because of its reacts violently with water, it only occurs in nature in ionic salts.Potassium Bohr Model In its elemental form, potassium has a silvery gray metallic appearance, but its compounds (such as potassium hydroxide) are more frequently used in industrial and chemical applications. The origin of the element's name comes from the English word 'potash,' meaning pot ashes, and the Arabic word qali, which means alkali. The symbol K originates from the Latin word kalium.

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