Silver selenite

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Silver selenite[1]
Identifiers
CAS number 7784-05-6 YesY
ChemSpider 14668373 YesY
EC number 232-046-4
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Properties
Molecular formula Ag2SeO3
Molar mass 342.69 g/mol
Appearance crystalline needles
Density 5.930 g/cm3
Melting point 530°C
Boiling point decomposes above 550 °C
Solubility in water slightly soluble
Solubility soluble in acids
Hazards
MSDS MSDS
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Silver selenite is an inorganic compound of formula Ag2SeO3.

Production[edit]

It is formed during recovery from copper anode slimes when they are subjected to oxidative roasting where a part of silver selenide is converted to selenite.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lide, David R. (1998), Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (87 ed.), Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, pp. 4–83, ISBN 0-8493-0594-2 

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