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Barium Sulfite Properties

Barium Sulfite

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Description

 

Barium sulfite is the barium salt of sulfurous acid. It is formed by the action of sulfur dioxide on barium oxide or barium hydroxide. It is used in paper manufacturing.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White Monoclinic Crystals
CAS Number 7787-39-5
Density 4.44 g/cm3
InChI 1S/Ba.H2O3S/c;1-4(2)3/h;(H2,1,2,3)/q+2;/p-2
InChIKey ARSLNKYOPNUFFY-UHFFFAOYSA-L
Molar Mass 217.39 g/mol
Molecular Formula BaSO3
Other_Cations Calcium Sulfite;Magnesium Sulfite
Solubility 0.0011 g/100 ml