Calcium HypochloriteCalcium Hypochlorite (Ca(ClO)2) is a bleaching agent, a white powder with chlorine-like odor. Even though it is not flammable, we still recommend a secure chemical storage building or container that meets specific regulations for storing Calcium Hypochlorite. That’s why we suggest one of the following: DRUMLoc, CHEMLoc
Calcium Hypochlorite Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Not flammable.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store in compliant chemical storage building.
- Compatible Details:
- Description: Calcium hypochlorite is a chemical compound with formula Ca(ClO)2. It is widely used for water treatment and as a bleaching agent. This chemical is considered to be relatively stable and has greater available chlorine than sodium hypochlorite.
- Classification: CLASS 5.1
- Brand Name: n/a
Calcium Hypochlorite Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|Ca(ClO)2||2.35 g/cm³||Decomposes||Calcium dihypochlorite||142.98 g/mol||Water||212°F (100°C)|