Bismuth Trichloride Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Bismuth Trichloride Properties

Bismuth Trichloride

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Bismuth trichloride is an inorganic compound. It is a common source of the Bi3+ ion. Its aqueous solution conducts electricity as does the molten material. It is used to prepare several other bismuth salts, and is a constituent in pigments and cosmetics.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White to yellow crystals
Boiling Point 447 °C
CAS Number 7787-60-2
Density 4.75 g/cm3
EINECS Number 232-123-2
HS Code 282739000
IUPAC Name Bismuth Chloride
InChI 1S/Bi.3ClH/h;3*1H/q+3;;;/p-3
LR Assay 98.0%
Lab Grade LR
Melting Point 227 °C
Molar Mass 315.34 g/mol
Molecular Formula BiCl3
NFPA 704 H-2,F-0,R-0,C-NA
Other_Cations Iron(III) Chloride;Manganese(II) Chloride;Cobalt(II) Chloride
RTECS Number EB2690000
Synonyms Bismuth Trichloride;Trichlorobismuth;Trichlorobismuthine;Bismuth(III) Chloride