Mercuric Iodide, Red, Powder, Reagent, ACS Grade
Molecular Formula: HgI2
CAS Number: 7774-29-0
Molecular Weight: 454.40
Mercuric Iodide, Red, Powder, Reagent, ACS is a chemical compound appearing as red crystals and is slightly soluble in alcohol, ether and acetone. It is used for preparation of Nessler's reagent, used for detection of presence of ammonia and is a semiconductor material. As an ACS grade quality reagent, its chemical specifications are the de facto standards for chemicals used in many high-purity applications and typically designate the highest quality chemical available for laboratory use. ScienceLab Reagent ACS grade products meet the toughest regulatory standards for quality and purity.
Synonyms: Mercury (II) Iodide