Silver Difluoride Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Silver Difluoride Properties

Silver Difluoride

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Silver difluoride is a rare example of a silver(II) compound. It is a strong fluorinating and oxidising agent. It is used in the fluorination and preparation of organic perfluorocompounds. It is also used in the fluorination of aromatic compounds.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White or Grey Crystalline Powder
Boiling Point 700 °C
CAS Number 7783-95-1
Class 6
Crystal Structure Orthorhombic
Density 4.58 g/cm3
EINECS Number 232-037-5
IUPAC Name Silver(II) Fluoride
InChI 1S/Ag.2FH/h;2*1H/q+2;;/p-2
Melting Point 690 °C
Molar Mass 145.865 g/mol
Molecular Formula AgF2
Molecular Shape Linear
NFPA 704 H-3,F-0,R-0,C-NA
Other_Cations Copper(II) Fluoride;Palladium(II) Fluoride;Cadmium(II) Fluoride
PG 2
RTECS Number VW4200000
Related Compounds Silver(I) Fluoride
Synonyms Silver Difluoride;Silver(2+) Fluoride 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