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Potassium hexacyanoferrate(III)

ACS reagent, ≥99.0%

Synonym: Potassium ferricyanide, Red prussiate

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Related Categories Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Synthesis, Core Bioreagents, Development Quantities for Research, Essential Chemicals,
Quality Level   200
grade   ACS reagent
assay   ≥99.0%
form   powder or crystals
reaction suitability   reagent type: catalyst
core: iron
impurities   ≤0.005% insolubles
pH   6-9 (25 °C, 329 g/L)
anion traces   chloride (Cl-): ≤0.01%
  sulfate (SO42-): ≤0.01%
cation traces   Fe: ≤0.05%
SMILES string   [K+].[K+].[K+].N#C[Fe-3](C#N)(C#N)(C#N)(C#N)C#N
InChI   1S/6CN.Fe.3K/c6*1-2;;;;/q;;;;;;-3;3*+1
InChI key   MIMJFNVDBPUTPB-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

Potassium hexacyanoferrate(III) (Potassium ferricyanide) can be prepared by the anodic oxidation of K4[Fe(CN)6].

Application

Potassium hexacyanoferrate(III) [Potassium ferricyanide] has been used as an oxidant in the preparation of diethidium and di-mito-ethidium. It reacts with cobalt chloride hexahydrate to afford CoHCF (Cobalt hexacyanoferrate) nanoparticles.
It may be employed as an oxidizing agent during the fabrication of glucose conductometric biosensor.

Packaging

12 kg in fiber drum

5, 100, 500 g in poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Supplemental Hazard Statements 
EUH032
WGK Germany 
WGK 2
RTECS 
LJ8225000
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

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