Barium Chloride Dihydrate Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Barium Chloride Dihydrate Properties

Barium Chloride Dihydrate



Barium chloride is mainly used in the purification of brine solution in caustic chlorine plants,waste water treatement, the production of PVC stabilizers, oil lubricants, barium cromate and barium fluoride.It is also used in the manufacture of heat treatment salts,hardening of steel,manufacture of pigments,manufacture of other barium salts,in fireworks.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White Solid
Boiling Point 100°C
CAS Number 10326-27-9
Density 3.86 g/cm3
HS Code 28273980
IUPAC Name Barium(2+) Dichloride Dihydrate
LR Assay 99.0%
Lab Grade LR
Melting Point 962ºC
Molar Mass 244.28 g/mol
Molecular Formula BaCl2.2H2O
NFPA 704 H-2,F-0,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number CQ8751000
Solubility Soluble in cold water,Soluble in methanol,insoluble in acetone
Synonyms Barium Chloride Solution