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Calcium Sulphate Properties

Calcium Sulphate

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Calcium Sulphate is a common laboratory and industrial chemical. It is also used as a coagulant. Calcium sulfate is a common component of fouling deposits in industrial heat exchangers.Calcium sulfate can be used to make calcium tablets and it is used to cure brittle nails, weak hair, yellow teeth, frequent muscle cramps, joint pains, constant fatigue, kidney stones, PMS, gallstones, and high cholesterol.

Chemical Properties

Acidity 10.4
Appearance White Solid
Brand Name Drierite
CAS Number 7778-18-9
Class NA
Crystal Structure Orthorhombic
Density 2.96 g/cm3
EINECS Number 231-900-3
InChI 1S/Ca.H2O4S/c;1-5(2,3)4/h;(H2,1,2,3,4)/q+2;/p-2
Melting Point 1460 °C
Molar Mass 136.14 g/mol
Molecular Formula CaSO4
NFPA 704 H-1,F-0,R-0,C-NA
Other_Cations Magnesium Sulfate;Strontium Sulfate;Barium Sulfate
RTECS Number WS6920000
Related Compounds Plaster of Paris;Gypsum
Solubility 0.21 g/100 ml
Synonyms Anhydrous Calcium Sulfate;Anhydrous Gypsum;Calcium Sulfate;Sulfuric Acid Calcium Salt