Bismuth Chloride A.R. Technical grade
Item Index Index
Assay % ≥ 98.0 ≥ 98.0
Fe% ≤0.005 ≤0.05
Insol. in Hcl and Ag % ≤0.01 ≤0.1
Cu% ≤0.005 ≤0.05
Pb ≤0.015 ≤0.05
Nitrates(NO3)% ≤0.02 ≤0.05
Sulphates % ≤0.01 ≤0.05
As% ≤0.001 ≤0.005
Alkali metals and alkaline-earth metals(asSO4)% ≤0.1 ≤0.2


Packing& Storage

Packing 25kg cardboard drum, lined with double-layer plastic bag
Storage 20℃, 2 years.
Shipping Room temperature in China; may vary elsewhere


General Information

1.1 Chemical & Physical Properties

Common Names Bismuth Chloride | trichlorobismuthane | Bismuth(III)chloride
CAS No. 7787-60-2 Boiling Point (℃) 447ºC
Molecular Weight 315.33900 Melting Point (℃) 230-232ºC
Appearance White to light yellow crystals. Vapor Specific Gravity N/A
HS Code 2827399000 Flash Point (℃) 430°C
Solubility Soluble in hydrochloric acid, nitric acid, absolute ethanol, acetone and ethyl acetate. Autoignition Temperature (℃) N/A


1.2 Safety Information

Safety Phrases  S26-S37/39
WGK Germany 2
Packaging Group III
Hazard Class N/A


Inhalation Cough. Sore throat. Use local exhaust or breathing protection. Fresh air, rest.
Skin Redness. Burning sensation. Itching. Protective gloves. Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.
Eyes Redness. Pain. Wear safety goggles. First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.
Ingestion Abdominal pain. Nausea. Vomiting. Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work. Wash hands before eating. Rinse mouth. Induce vomiting (ONLY IN CONSCIOUS PERSONS!). Refer for medical attention .


1.3 Synthetic Route