236489

Sigma-Aldrich

Iron(III) chloride hexahydrate

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ACS reagent, 97%

Synonym(s):
Ferric chloride hexahydrate
Linear Formula:
FeCl3 · 6H2O
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
270.30
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.21

grade

ACS reagent

Quality Level

vapor pressure

1 mmHg ( 194 °C)

assay

97%
97.0-102.0% (ACS specification)

form

chunks

reaction suitability

reagent type: catalyst
core: iron

greener alternative product characteristics

Catalysis
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impurities

≤0.01% P compounds (as PO4)
≤0.01% insolubles
≤0.1% Substances not pptd. by NH4OH (as sulfates)

bp

280-285 °C (lit.)

mp

37 °C (lit.)

anion traces

nitrate (NO3-): ≤0.01%
sulfate (SO42-): ≤0.01%

cation traces

Cu: ≤0.003%
Fe2+:, passes test (lim. ~0.002%)
Zn: ≤0.003%

greener alternative category

Aligned,

SMILES string

O.O.O.O.O.O.Cl[Fe](Cl)Cl

InChI

1S/3ClH.Fe.6H2O/h3*1H;;6*1H2/q;;;+3;;;;;;/p-3

InChI key

NQXWGWZJXJUMQB-UHFFFAOYSA-K

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General description

We are committed to bringing you Greener Alternative Products, which adhere to one or more of The 12 Principles of Green Chemistry. The iron catalysts are known to be inexpensive and environmentally benign. Click here , for more information.

Application

A variety of organically templated iron phosphates, of interest because of their rich crystal chemistry and their ability to absorb large molecules in their micropores, were prepared using this compound.

Packaging

5 g in glass bottle
100, 500, 6×500 g in poly bottle

Pictograms

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Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

RIDADR

UN 3260 8 / PGIII

WGK Germany

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Synthesis and characterization of γ-Fe2O3 nanoparticles for applications in magnetic hyperthermia.
Avram A, et al.
Synthesis, 10(P151), 1-1 (2011)
Crystal structure of ferric chloride hexahydrate.
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