Please login to your online account to display your discounted pricing

Alfa Aesar™ Cobalt(II) acetate tetrahydrate, 98%

$32.20 - $93.31

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Cobalt(II) acetate tetrahydrate
CAS 6147-53-1
Molecular Formula C4H6CoO4·4H2O
Linear Formula Co(OOCCH3)2·4H2O
Formula Weight 249.08g/mol (177.02g/mol Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00149569
UN Number UN3077
Beilstein 3731397
Merck Index 14,2433
View More Specs
Products
Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity    

AAA1837436

 
alfa aesar™
A18374-36
500g Each for $93.31

AAA1837414

 
alfa aesar™
A18374-14
25g CALL N/A N/A
 Please call Customer Service at 1-800-234-7437 or send an email to help@thermofisher.com for assistance.

AAA1837422

 
alfa aesar™
A18374-22
100g Each for $32.20
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point ≈140°C -4H2O
Quantity 500g
Odor Odorless
Chemical Name or Material Cobalt(II) acetate tetrahydrate
CAS 6147-53-1
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C4H6CoO4·4H2O
Linear Formula Co(OOCCH3)2·4H2O
Formula Weight 249.08g/mol (177.02g/mol Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00149569
UN Number UN3077
Beilstein 3731397
Merck Index 14,2433
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H334-H350-H360-H341-H302-H317
May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled.
May cause cancer.
May damage fertility or the unborn child.
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P284a-P261-P280-P342+P311-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
If experiencing respiratory symptoms: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 9; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES, SOLID, N.O.S.
RTECS Number AG3325000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Cobalt(II) acetate tetrahydrate is used as an industrial catalyst to harden paints and varnishes, an active catalyst for oxidation and esterification reactions. It is also used to prepare metal complexes having unusual coordination geometry.

Solubility
Soluble in water, alcohol, dilute acids and phenyl acetate.

Notes
Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong acids and bases.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P284a-P261-P280-P342+P311-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
If experiencing respiratory symptoms: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H334-H350-H360-H341-H302-H317
May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled.
May cause cancer.
May damage fertility or the unborn child.
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.