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208183

Sigma-Aldrich

Cadmium sulfide

powder

Linear Formula:
CdS
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
144.48
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.23

grade

for synthesis

form

powder

mol wt

Mw 144.5 g/mol(lit.)

reaction suitability

reagent type: catalyst
core: cadmium

mp

−1750 °C (at a pressure of 100 bar) (lit.)

solubility

H2O: insoluble(lit.)

density

4.82 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

S=[Cd]

InChI

1S/Cd.S

InChI key

CJOBVZJTOIVNNF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Natural occurrence: hawleyite (structural type of sphalerite) and greenockite (structural type of wurtzite)

Application

Applications: pigment in the chemical industry; photoresistors; optical-electronic pairs, photodiodes, solar batteries; phosphors. Single crystals of cadmium sulfide are used for the preparation of optical devices operating in the infrared regaion of spectrum. Cadmium sulfide is a direct band gap semiconductor with a band gap band from 2.42 to 2.57 eV.

Packaging

100 g in poly bottle
Packaged in glass bottles

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Aquatic Acute 1 - Aquatic Chronic 1 - Carc. 1B - Muta. 2 - Repr. 2 - STOT RE 1

Storage Class Code

6.1D - Non-combustible, acute toxic Cat.3 / toxic hazardous materials or hazardous materials causing chronic effects

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

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