544760

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Zirconium(IV) oxide

nanopowder, <100 nm particle size (TEM)

Synonym(s):
Zirconia
Linear Formula:
ZrO2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
123.22
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.23

Quality Level

form

nanopowder

reaction suitability

reagent type: catalyst
core: zirconium

particle size

<100 nm (TEM)

surface area

spec. surface area ≥25 m2/g

bp

5000 °C (lit.)

mp

2700 °C (lit.)

density

5.89 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

O=[Zr]=O

InChI

1S/2O.Zr

InChI key

MCMNRKCIXSYSNV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Zirconium(IV) oxide (ZrO2) which is also known as zirconia is a ceramic nanoparticle that can be used as a nano-filler. It can be incorporated in a variety of polymer and metal composites to improve the thermo-mechanical properties of the base material.

Application

ZrO2 can be used as a filler material on PMMA which can further be used as a high strength denture base material. It can also be used as a composite based metallic coating that can improve the overall mechanical properties of the substrate.

Packaging

5, 25 g in poly bottle

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

nwg

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

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Journal of prosthodontics : official journal of the American College of Prosthodontists, 17(8), 621-626 (2008-09-19)
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Acta biomaterialia, 9(9), 8394-8402 (2013-05-21)
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