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Ferric chloride, ACS

Ferric chloride, ACS

Synonyms Chlorure Perrique; Iron Chloride; Iron Trichloride; Perchlorure de Fer; Iron(III) chloride hexahydrate

CAS Number: 10025-77-1 Molecular Formula: FeCl3·6H2O Molecular Weight: 270.3

EC Number: 231-729-4 MDL Number: MFCD00149712

SKU 02194045-CF
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Description

Product Description

Ferric chloride occurs in nature as the mineral molysite.

Application Notes

Ferric chloride is used in the Mayer's tannic acid/ferric chloride method for staining tissue and their observation by light microscopy. It is used in photoengraving, photography, the manufacture of pigments and ink, the chlorination of silver and copper ores, and as a mordant in dyeing and printing textiles.

Usage Statement

Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.

Key Applications

Staining | Photoengraving | Photography | Manufacture of pigments and ink | Chlorination | Mordant

Specifications
SKU 02194045-CF
Alternate Names Chlorure Perrique; Iron Chloride; Iron Trichloride; Perchlorure de Fer; Iron(III) chloride hexahydrate
Application Notes Ferric chloride is used in the Mayer's tannic acid/ferric chloride method for staining tissue and their observation by light microscopy. It is used in photoengraving, photography, the manufacture of pigments and ink, the chlorination of silver and copper ores, and as a mordant in dyeing and printing textiles.
Base Catalog Number 194045
Boiling Point 280-285 °C (lit.)
CAS # 10025-77-1
Density 1.82 g/cm3 at 25 °C (lit.)
EC Number 231-729-4
Flash Point 280-285 °C (lit.)
Format Powder & Chunks
Grade ACS grade
Hazard Statements H290-H302-H315-H318
Insoluble Matter <0.01%
Melting Point 37 °C(lit.)
Molecular Formula FeCl3·6H2O
Molecular Weight 270.3
Personal Protective Equipment Dust mask , Eyeshields, Faceshields, Gloves
RTECS Number NO5425000
Safety Symbol GHS05, GHS07
Solubility Easily soluble in cold or hot water.
Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.
Vapor Pressure 1 mmHg ( 194 °C) (lit.)