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450146

Sigma-Aldrich

Calcium hydroxide

99.995% trace metals basis

Synonym(s):
Calcium dihydroxide, Carboxide
Linear Formula:
Ca(OH)2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
74.09
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:

Quality Level

assay

99.995% trace metals basis

form

powder

impurities

<3% calcium carbonate

density

2.24 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

O[Ca]O

InChI

1S/Ca.2H2O/h;2*1H2/q+2;;/p-2

InChI key

AXCZMVOFGPJBDE-UHFFFAOYSA-L

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General description

This strong base dissociates into calcium and hydroxyl ions in an aqueous solution.

Application

Calcium hydroxide may be used for the preparation of nanocrystalline hydroxyapatite by sonochemical technique.Ca(OH)2 may be used as a catayst in the pyrolysis of pinewood in a fixed bed reactor.

Packaging

5, 25 g in poly bottle

Pictograms

CorrosionExclamation mark

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Eye Dam. 1 - Skin Irrit. 2 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Respiratory system

Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK Germany

WGK 1

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

Structural and proton transport studies on nanocrystalline [Ca10 (PO4) 6 (OH) 2](HAp), HAp?Nafion? composite, and natural human bone.
Jena H, et al.
Physica Status Solidi (A): Applied Research, 206(11), 2536-2541 (2009)
Reaction of Cyanide with Hg0-Contaminated Gold Mining Tailings Produces Soluble Mercuric Cyanide Complexes.
Seney, et al.
Chemical Research in Toxicology, 33, 2834-2844 (2020)
Pyrolysis of pine wood in a slowly heating fixed-bed reactor: Potassium carbonate versus calcium hydroxide as a catalyst
Wang Z, et al.
Fuel Processing Technology, 91(8), 942-950 (2010)
Calcium hydroxide: a review.
Farhad A and Mohammadi Z
International Dental Journal, 55(5) (2005)
F H van de Sande et al.
Journal of dental research, 92(7 Suppl), 78S-83S (2013-05-22)
This practice-based retrospective study evaluated the survival of resin composite restorations in posterior teeth, focusing on the influence of potential patient risk factors. In total, 306 posterior composite restorations placed in 44 adult patients were investigated after 10 to 18...

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