Sodium hexachloroplatinate

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Sodium hexachloroplatinate
Sodium hexachloroplatinate.svg
Names
Other names
Sodium chloroplatinate
Disodium platinum hexachloride
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ECHA InfoCard 100.037.242
Properties
Na2[PtCl6]
Molar mass 453.78 g/mol (anhydrous)
561.87 g/mol (hexahydrate)
Appearance Orange crystalline solid
Density 2.5 g/mL
Melting point 110 °C (230 °F; 383 K)
Soluble
Hazards
Toxic (T)
R-phrases (outdated) R25, R41, R42/43
S-phrases (outdated) S22, S24, S26, S36/37/39, S45
Related compounds
Other anions
Sodium hexafluorophosphate
Sodium hexafluoroaluminate
Other cations
Potassium hexachloroplatinate
Ammonium hexachloroplatinate
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Sodium hexachloroplatinate, the sodium salt of hexachloroplatinic acid, is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula Na2[PtCl6], consisting of the sodium cation and the hexachloroplatinate anion.