Silver (I) Oxide

Properties

Product # 3238
Name Silver (I) Oxide
Synonyms Argentous oxide, silver monoxide
Formula Ag2O
Purity 99.5%
CAS Number 20667-12-3
Molecular Weight 231.74
Color & Form Dark brown to black powder
Melting Point 230° C (dec.)
Specific Gravity 7.143 gm/ml
Solubility Slightly soluble

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Safety

Transportation Information UN1479, Oxidizing solid, n.o.s., 5.1, II
Pictogram Pictogram: Oxidizer  Pictogram: Corrosive  Pictogram: Environment 
Signal Word Danger
Hazardous Statements

H271  May cause fire or explosion; strong oxidizer.

H318  Causes serious eye damage.

H410  Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

Precautionary Phrases

P210  Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. — No smoking.

P220  Keep/Store away from clothing/.../combustible materials.

P221  Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles/...

P273  Avoid release to the environment.

P280  Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.

P283  Wear fire/flame resistant/retardant clothing.

P305+P351+P338  IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

P306+P360  IF ON CLOTHING: Rinse Immediately contaminated CLOTHING and SKIN with plenty of water before removing clothes.

P310  Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

P370+P378  In case of fire: Use ... for extinction.

371+380+375  

Detailed Safety and Handling Information can be found on our Safety Data Sheet (SDS).

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