Silver selenite

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Silver selenite[1]
Names
Other names
Silver(I) selenite
Identifiers
3D model (Jmol)
ChemSpider
ECHA InfoCard 100.029.133
EC Number 232-046-4
UNII
Properties
Ag2SeO3
Molar mass 342.69 g/mol
Appearance crystalline needles
Density 5.930 g/cm3
Melting point 530 °C (986 °F; 803 K)
Boiling point decomposes above 550 °C (1,022 °F; 823 K)
slightly soluble
Solubility soluble in acids
Hazards
Safety data sheet MSDS
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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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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