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Ferric Chloride


Ferric chloride

CAS No. 7705-08-0
Synonyms: Iron(III) chloride, Iron trichloride, Molysite
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Application: Ferric chloride is an inorganic compound primarily used in water/sewage treatment and drinking water production. It is a strong Lewis acid and acts as a flocculant when added to slightly basic water, removing suspended materials. Ferric chloride also has use in etching copper, specifically for printed circuit boards.

Compatibility: Ferric chloride is incompatible with bases, cyanides, sulfites, and strong oxidizing or reducing agents. Please see SDS for full safety and compatibility information.

Packaging Options: Typically available in drums, totes, and bulk. Contact us or ask your representative for further information.


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