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Alfa Aesar™ Bismuth(III) chloride, 98% (dry wt.), may cont. up to 3% water

$75.57 - $823.49

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 7787-60-2
Molecular Formula BiCl3
Molecular Weight (g/mol) 315.33
MDL Number MFCD00003461
InChI Key JHXKRIRFYBPWGE-UHFFFAOYSA-K
Synonym bismuth trichloride, bismuth chloride, trichlorobismuthine, trichlorobismuth, bismuth iii chloride, bismuthine, trichloro, trichlorobismute, bismuth iii chloride, bismuth lll chloride, bismuth iii chloride
PubChem CID 24591
IUPAC Name trichlorobismuthane
SMILES Cl[Bi](Cl)Cl
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AAA1051014 View Documents Alfa Aesar™
A1051014
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500g Each for $823.49
 
Description

Description

Applications
Bismuth(III) chloride is used as a catalyst in organic synthesis and to prepare other bismuth salts. It is used as a starting material for the preparation of bismuthoxychloride upon hydrolysis. It is an oxidizing agent to prepare metallic bismuth by reducing agent. Further, it catalyzes the Michael reaction and the Mukaiyama-aldol reaction. In addition to this, it is a Lewis acid.

Solubility
Soluble in hydrochloric acid, nitric acid, diethyl ether, ethyl acetate and acetone. Insoluble in alcohol.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

7787-60-2
315.33
JHXKRIRFYBPWGE-UHFFFAOYSA-K
24591
Cl[Bi](Cl)Cl
BiCl3
MFCD00003461
bismuth trichloride, bismuth chloride, trichlorobismuthine, trichlorobismuth, bismuth iii chloride, bismuthine, trichloro, trichlorobismute, bismuth iii chloride, bismuth lll chloride, bismuth iii chloride
trichlorobismuthane

Specifications

7787-60-2
MFCD00003461
14,1262
JHXKRIRFYBPWGE-UHFFFAOYSA-K
trichlorobismuthane
24591
98%
Irritating
230°C to 232°C
Bismuth (III) chloride
BiCl3
UN3260
bismuth trichloride, bismuth chloride, trichlorobismuthine, trichlorobismuth, bismuth iii chloride, bismuthine, trichloro, trichlorobismute, bismuth iii chloride, bismuth lll chloride, bismuth iii chloride
Cl[Bi](Cl)Cl
315.33
315.34
May contain up to 3% water
~430°C (sublimation)
25g
(dry wt.)
Safety and Handling

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE SOLID, ACIDIC, INORGANIC, N.O.S.

RTECSNumber : EB2690000

TSCA : TSCA