Zinc 99.5% AR powder [7440-66-6]
Zinc is a component of many popular alloys, including brass, bronze, metal Babbit and German silver. It is used for the production of household goods, castings, printing plates, building materials, electrical apparatus, batteries with dry cells and many zinc salts. It is also used for galvanizing sheet metal, bleaching bone glue and as a reducing agent in many organic reactions.
Boiling point: 906 ° C (1013 hPa)
Density: 7.13 g / cm3 (20 ° C)
Melting point: 419 ° C
Solubility: 0.1 – 0.4 mg / l insoluble
Temp. storage: 2-8 ° C
Solubility: H2O: soluble
Specific gravity: 7.14
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Priority rules to be observed in connection with the labeling of a substance:
– the skull and crossbones, the exclamation mark pictogram should not be added.
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Source: GHS pictograms