Aluminium hydroxide oxide

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Aluminium hydroxide oxide
IUPAC name
Aluminium hydroxide oxide
Systematic IUPAC name
Hydroxidooxidoaluminium[1] (additive)
Other names
Metaaluminic acid
24623-77-6 YesY
3D model (Jmol) Interactive image
ChEBI CHEBI:30188 YesY
ChemSpider 30148 YesY
ECHA InfoCard 100.042.138
EC Number 246-368-8
PubChem 32524
Molar mass 59.99 g·mol−1
Density 3.01 g/cm3
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

Aluminium hydroxide oxide or aluminium oxyhydroxide, AlO(OH) is found as one of two well defined crystalline phases, which are also known as the minerals boehmite and diaspore. The minerals are important constituents of the aluminium ore, bauxite.[citation needed]

List of related compounds and minerals[edit]

The aluminium oxides, oxide hydroxides, and hydroxides can be summarized as follows:


  1. ^ "Hydroxidooxidoaluminium (CHEBI:30188)". Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI). UK: European Bioinformatics Institute. 
  2. ^ N.N. Greenwood and A. Earnshaw, "Chemistry of Elements", 2nd edition, Butterworth and Heinemann, 1997.