nickel chloride chemical properties
iupac name: dichloronickel
synonyms: nickel (ii) chloride ; nickel (ii) chloride (1:2) ; nickel(2+) dichloride ; nickel(ii) chloride (1:2)
product categories: inorganics;catalysis and inorganic chemistry;chemical synthesis;nickel salts;nickelmetal and ceramic science;salts;crystal grade inorganics;metal and ceramic science
molecular formula of nickel chloride (cas no.7718-54-9) : nicl2
molecular weight of nickel chloride (cas no.7718-54-9) : 129.60
molecular structure of nickel chloride (cas no.7718-54-9) :
cas no: 7718-54-9
einecs : 231-743-0
mol file: 7718-54-9.mol
melting point: 1001 °c
boiling point: 987°c
density : 3.55 g/ml at 25 °c(lit.)
solubility: h2o: soluble
water solubility: slightly soluble
merck : 14,6505
stability: stable. incompatible with peroxides.
appearance:golden yellow crystalline powder
nickel chloride uses
nickel chloride (cas no.7718-54-9) is used for nickel, manufacture of sympathetic ink and ammonia absorber.
nickel chloride production
preparation products nickel(ii) chloride hexahydrate-->(4-(4-[bis(4-fluorophenyl)methyl]piperazin-1-yl)phenyl)methanol-->nickel(ii) nitrate hexahydrate-->(1,3-dimethyl-1h-pyrazol-5-yl)methylamine-->2-(1,3-dimethyl-1h-pyrazol-5-yl)ethanamine ,97%-->(1,5-dimethyl-1h-pyrazol-3-yl)methylamine-->nickel dibutyldithiocarbamate
raw materials hydrochloric acid-->sulfuric acid -->nitric acid-->sodium carbonate-->nickel-->nickel sulfate -->nickel carbonate
nickel chloride safety profile
hazard codes tn,xi
risk statements 45-25-36/38-43-50/53-22-52
r22:harmful if swallowed.
r25 :toxic if swallowed.
r45:may cause cancer.
r43:may cause sensitization by skin contact.
r36/38:irritating to eyes and skin.
r50/53:very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.
r52:harmful to aquatic organisms.
safety statements 53-26-36/37-45-61-29-24
s53:avoid exposure - obtain special instructions before use.
s26: in case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
s36/37:wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.
s45:in case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label whenever possible.)
s61:avoid release to the environment. refer to special instructions / safety data sheets.
s29:do not empty into drains.
s24:avoid contact with skin.
ridadr un 3288 6.1/pg 3
wgk germany 3
nickel chloride specification
general information: as in any fire, wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, msha/niosh (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. dangerous fire hazard in the form of dust when exposed to heat or flame.
extinguishing media: use water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide, or chemical foam.
handling: do not breathe dust, vapor, mist, or gas. do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. use only in a chemical fume hood.
storage: store in a cool, dry place. store in a tightly closed container. store under nitrogen.