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CALCIUM SILICIDE, tech-95, powder

Product Code: SIC2054.0

Cas No: 12013-56-8

250 g

EINECS Number: 234-588-7

Specific Gravity: 2.5

HMIS Key: 1-1-1-X

Hydrolytic Sensitivity: 2: reacts with aqueous acid

Formula: CaSi2

Purity: 95%


Application: Siloxene occurs in 2 photoluminescent forms.1

Reference: 1. Harle, W. et al. In "Tailor-made Silicon-Oxygen Compounds"; Corriu, R. et al. Ed.; Vieweg: 1995; p99.

Fieser: F&F: Vol. 6, p 510.

Additional Properties: Typical bulk density, not compacted: 0.87 g/cm3
Contains 3-5% Fe
Hydrolytic deposition of calcium silicide followed by extraction of calcium ions yields siloxene