Zinc chlorate

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Zinc chlorate[1]
IUPAC name
Zinc chlorate
Other names
Chloric acid, zinc salt
10361-95-2 N
ChemSpider 23542 YesY
ECHA InfoCard 100.030.719
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PubChem 25206
Molar mass 232.29 g/mol
Appearance yellow hygroscopic crystals
Density 2.15 g/cm3
Melting point 60 °C (140 °F; 333 K) (decomposes)
200 g/100 mL (20 °C)
not listed
NFPA 704
Flammability code 0: Will not burn. E.g., water Health code 1: Exposure would cause irritation but only minor residual injury. E.g., turpentine Reactivity code 1: Normally stable, but can become unstable at elevated temperatures and pressures. E.g., calcium Special hazard OX: Oxidizer. E.g., potassium perchlorateNFPA 704 four-colored diamond
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

Zinc chlorate (Zn(ClO3)2) as an inorganic chemical compound used as an oxidizing agent in explosives.[citation needed]


  1. ^ Lide, David R. (1998), Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (87 ed.), Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, pp. 4–95, ISBN 0-8493-0594-2