F2877

Sigma-Aldrich

Iron(III) chloride hexahydrate

greener alternative

reagent grade, ≥98%, chunks

Synonym(s):
Ferric chloride hexahydrate
Linear Formula:
FeCl3 · 6H2O
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
270.30
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.21

Quality Level

grade

reagent grade

vapor pressure

1 mmHg ( 194 °C)

assay

≥98%

form

chunks

reaction suitability

reagent type: catalyst
core: iron

greener alternative product characteristics

Catalysis
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bp

280-285 °C (lit.)

mp

37 °C (lit.)

greener alternative category

Aligned

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

O.O.O.O.O.O.Cl[Fe](Cl)Cl

InChI

1S/3ClH.Fe.6H2O/h3*1H;;6*1H2/q;;;+3;;;;;;/p-3

InChI key

NQXWGWZJXJUMQB-UHFFFAOYSA-K

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General description

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Packaging

100, 250, 500 g in poly bottle
1 kg in poly bottle

pictograms

CorrosionExclamation mark

signalword

Danger

hazcat

Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Eye Dam. 1 - Met. Corr. 1 - Skin Irrit. 2

storage_class_code

8B - Non-combustible, corrosive hazardous materials

WGK Germany

WGK 1

Flash Point F

Not applicable

Flash Point C

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Enver Fehim Kocpinar et al.
Biological trace element research, 195(1), 135-141 (2019-07-17)
Despite the fact that iron represents a crucial element for the catalysis of many metabolic reactions, its accumulation in the cell leads to the production of reactive oxygen species (ROS), provoking pathological conditions such as cancer, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, neurodegenerative...
Krisztina Hitri et al.
Vaccine, 37(29), 3866-3875 (2019-06-05)
In this work, we explore the effects of O-acetylation on the physical and immunological characteristics of the WHO International Standards of Vi polysaccharide (Vi) from both Citrobacter freundii and Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi. We find that, although structurally identical according...
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Dattatraya H Dethe et al.
Organic letters, 15(3), 429-431 (2013-01-16)
A novel approach was developed for the synthesis of highly substituted indene derivatives, using an FeCl(3) catalyzed Prins-type cyclization reaction which was further applied in the total synthesis of jungianol and epi-jungianol.

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