Strontium Chloride Hexahydrate 99.68% EP


Strontium chloride is a salt of strontium and chloride. It is a typical salt, forming neutral aqueous solutions. Like all compounds of Sr, this salt emits a bright red colour in a flame; in fact it is used as a source of redness in fireworks. Its chemical properties are intermediate between those for barium chloride, which is more toxic, and calcium chloride.

  • Precursor
  • Red colouring agent in pyrotechnics
  • Sea water aquaria
  • Glass-making
  • Metallurgy
  • Radioactive Isotape Stronium-89
  • Biological Research
  • Ammonium Storage

Minimum Assay: 99.68%
Molecular Formula: SrCl2.6H2O
Molecular Weight: 266.62
Insoluble Matter in Water: <0.01%
Sulphate (SO4): <0.002%
Heavy Metals (as Pb): <0.0009%
Barium (Ba): <0.009%
Calcium (Ca): <0.018%
Iron (fe): <0.0006%
pH (5% Water): 7.0

Hazard Phrases: Causes serious eye damage.

Prec Phrases: Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.

Cas No: 10025-70-4
Einecs No: 233-971-6

HS CODE: 28273985


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