Chlorosulfonic AcidChlorosulfonic Acid (HSO3Cl) is a toxic colorless-light yellow liquid, corrosive to metals. Oxidizer. Even though it is not flammable, we still recommend a secure chemical storage building or container that meets specific regulations for storing Chlorosulfonic Acid. That’s why we suggest one of the following: CHEMLoc, DRUMLoc
Chlorosulfonic Acid Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Not flammable, but possesses oxidizing properties.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store in a compliant flammables storage building, separated from oxidizers and sources of ignition.
- Compatible Details: strong bases, carbonates, water, combustible materials, strong oxidizing agents, most metals, organic materials, sulfides, cyanides, carbides.
- Description: Chlorosulfuric acid is the inorganic compound with the formula HSO3Cl. It is also known as chlorosulfonic acid, being the sulfonic acid of chlorine. It is a distillable, colorless liquid that should be handled with care.
- Classification: CLASS 8
- Brand Name: n/a
Chlorosulfonic Acid Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|HSO3Cl||1.75 g/cm³||316°F (158°C)||Sulfurochloridic acid||116.52 g/mol||Water||-112°F (-80°C)|