Phosphorus TrichloridePhosphorus Trichloride (PCl3) is a toxic, colorless liquid with pungent odor similar to that of hydrochloric acid; reacts violently with water. Even though it is not flammable, we still recommend a secure chemical storage building or container that meets specific regulations for storing Phosphorus Trichloride. That’s why we suggest one of the following: View All Chemical Storage Products
Phosphorus Trichloride Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Non-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: Water, fluorine, acids, alcohols, reducing agents.
- Description: Phosphorus trichloride is a chemical compound of phosphorus and chlorine, having chemical formula PCl3. It has a trigonal pyramidal shape. It is the most important of the three phosphorus chlorides.
- Classification: CLASS 8, CLASS 6.1
- Brand Name: n/a
Phosphorus Trichloride Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|PCl3||1.57 g/cm³||16°F (76.°C)||Phosphorus trichloride||137.33 g/mol||Water-Reactive||-93.6°C, 180 K, -136°F|