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Sigma-Aldrich

LUDOX® HS-30 colloidal silica

30 wt. % suspension in H2O

Synonym(s):
Silica preparation
Linear Formula:
SiO2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
60.08
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.22

Quality Level

description

colloidal

form

liquid

concentration

30 wt. % suspension in H2O

surface area

~220 m2/g

pH

9.8

density

1.21 g/mL at 25 °C

SMILES string

O=[Si]=O

InChI

1S/O2Si/c1-3-2

InChI key

VYPSYNLAJGMNEJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

LUDOX® HS-40 colloidal silica is the dispersion of monodispersed colloidal silica particles having the size smaller than 100 nm. It contains sodium stabilizing counterion.

Application

LUDOX® HS-40 colloidal silica can be used:
  • For the synthesis of polymer–inorganic nanocomposites by directional freezing.
  • To synthesize colloidal suspensions of zeolite Y and zeolite A nanocrystals by hydrothermal method.
  • As a model for colloidal silica foulants to study the membrane fouling.

Packaging

1, 4 L in poly bottle

Legal Information

LUDOX is a registered trademark of W.R. Grace & Co.-Conn.

Storage Class Code

10 - Combustible liquids

WGK

nwg

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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