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  • 19423-85-9
  • ErCl3*xH2O
  • 99.9-99.99%
  • -100 Mesh
  • NO
  • 233-385-0
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Description

Characteristic

Erbium(III) chloride, is a violet solid with the formula ErCl3. It is used in the preparation of erbium metal.

Chemical formula:ErCl3•6H2O

Molar mass:381.71 g/mol

Appearance:pink hygroscopic crystals

Density:4.1 g/cm3

Melting point:decomposes

Solubility in water:slightly soluble in ethanol

Application

Erbium(III) chloride hydrate is used as a starting material for new edge-bridged octahedral M6 cluster compounds such as CsErTa6Cl18, for which electron and stability studies were performed.