Antimony pentachlorideAntimony pentachloride (SbCl5) is a colorless to light-yellow oily liquid, corrosive, water- and air-reactive. Even though it is not flammable, we still recommend a secure chemical storage building or container that meets specific regulations for storing Antimony pentachloride. That’s why we suggest one of the following: CHEMLoc, DRUMLoc
Antimony pentachloride Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Not flammable.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Use a compliant storage building with proper signage for corrosive materials.
- Compatible Details:
- Description: Antimony pentachloride is a chemical compound with the formula SbCl5. It is a colourless oil, but typical samples are yellowish due to impurities. Owing to its tendency to hydrolyse to hydrochloric acid, SbCl5 is a highly corrosive substance.
- Classification: CLASS 8
- Brand Name: n/a
Antimony pentachloride Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|SbCl5||2.34 g/cm³||349°F (176°C)||Antimony pentachloride, Antimony(V) chloride||299.02 g/mol||HCl, Tartaric acid, chloroform, CCl4||37°F (2.8°C)|