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203572

Sigma-Aldrich

Lead(II) chloride

99.999% trace metals basis

Synonym(s):
Cotunnite
Linear Formula:
PbCl2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
278.11
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.23

Quality Level

vapor pressure

1 mmHg ( 547 °C)

assay

99.999% trace metals basis

form

powder and chunks

reaction suitability

reagent type: catalyst
core: lead

impurities

≤15.0  ppm Trace Metal Analysis

bp

950 °C (lit.)

mp

501 °C (lit.)

solubility

aliphatic hydrocarbons: slightly soluble(lit.)

density

5.85 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

Cl[PbH2]Cl

InChI

1S/2ClH.Pb/h2*1H;/q;;+2/p-2

InChI key

HWSZZLVAJGOAAY-UHFFFAOYSA-L

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General description

Prepared by reacting lead(II) oxide /acetate or carbonate with HCl. In crystalline PbCl2, each atom is coordinated by nine Cl atoms, six of which lie at the apices of a trigonal prism and the remaining three beyond the centers of the three prism faces. Each Cl is coordinated by four or five Pb atoms. Upon exposure to air it form basic chlorides such as PbCl2.Pb(OH)2.

Application

Lead(II) chloride (PbCl2) (99.999%) is a lead halide that can be used in the formation of a precursor solution to form perovskite films. These films and sheets can be used in the fabrication of hybride solar absorbers and photodetectors. It also has potential application as a thermoelectric material.

Packaging

10, 50 g in poly bottle

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Inhalation - Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Aquatic Acute 1 - Aquatic Chronic 1 - Carc. 2 - Repr. 1A - STOT RE 1

Storage Class Code

6.1C - Combustible, acute toxic Cat.3 / toxic compounds or compounds which causing chronic effects

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Reproducible One-Step Fabrication of Compact MAPbI3-x Cl x Thin Films Derived from Mixed-Lead-Halide Precursors
Wang D, et al.
Chemistry of Materials, 26(24), 7145-7150 (2014)
Thermoelectrics from abundant chemical elements: high-performance nanostructured PbSe-PbS
Androulakis J, et al.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 133(28), 10920-10927 (2011)
Muhammad Rafique et al.
Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP, 19(8), 510-513 (2009-08-05)
To determine the effects of lead and zinc administration on the quality of semen of albino rats. Experimental study. Basic Medical Sciences Institute, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Karachi, from August 2003 to December 2005. Sixty adult albino rats selected for...
Takashi Okada et al.
Journal of environmental management, 110, 207-214 (2012-07-14)
This study investigated the effect of the chemical composition of incineration fly ash on the leaching characteristics of Pb from melting furnace fly ash generated by melting incineration fly ash. Melting furnace fly ash from both a real-scale melting process...
Chlorine in PbCl2-derived hybrid-perovskite solar absorbers
Pool VL, et al.
Chemistry of Materials, 27(21), 7240-7243 (2015)

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