Stannous Chloride Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Stannous Chloride Properties

Stannous Chloride

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Stannous Chloride is widely used as a reducing agent and in electrolytic baths for tin-plating, mordant in textile dyeing, color-retention agent and antioxidant, anti-caking agent in food industry. It is also used as chemical raw material for glass and ceramic industry.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White Crystalline Solid
Boiling Point 623 °C
CAS Number 7772-99-8
Density 3.95 g/cm3
EINECS Number 231-868-0
IUPAC Name dichlorostannane
InChI 1S/2ClH.Sn/h2*1H;/q;;+2/p-2
Melting Point 247 °C
Molar Mass 189.60 g/mol
Molecular Formula SnCl2
NFPA 704 H-1,F-0,R-0,C-NA
Other_Cations Germanium Dichloride;Tin(Iv) Chloride;Lead(II) Chloride
RTECS Number XP8700000
Solubility 83.9 g/100 ml
Synonyms Tin(II)Chloride;3-Nitrophenylboronic Acid;Tin Dichloride