Nickel Carbonate Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Nickel Carbonate Properties

Nickel Carbonate

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Nickel carbonate describes one or a mixture of inorganic compounds containing nickel and carbonate. The basic carbonate is an intermediate in the hydrometallurgical purification of nickel from its ores and is used in electroplating of Ni. Nickel carbonates are used in some ceramic applications and as precursors to catalysts.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Light green powder
CAS Number 3333-67-3
Density 2.6 g/cm3
EINECS Number 222-068-2
IUPAC Name Nickel(II) Carbonate
InChI 1S/CH2O3.Ni/c2-1(3)4;/h(H2,2,3,4);/q;+2/p-2
Main Hazards Irritant
Molar Mass 118.702 g/mol
Molecular Formula NiCO3
NFPA 704 H-2,F-0,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number QR6200000
Solubility 0.0093 g/100 ml
Synonyms Nickelous Carbonate;Nickel Monocarbonate;Carbonicacid, Nickel Salt;Nickel(II) Carbonate uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X