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Molecular Formula : CuCI2
CAS No. : 10125-13-0
Molecular Weight : 170.48 g/mol
Boiling Point : 1490.0°C
Melting Point : 430.0°C
Flash Point : Non flammable
Solubility in water : 75.7 g/100 mL (25°C)
Density : 2.51 g/cm3
Appearance : Moist blue green crystal
Odor : Odorless
- Copper (II) Chloride
- Cupric Chloride dihydrate
- Cupric Chloride 2H2O
What are the uses of Copper Chloride?
Copper (II) Chloride dehydrate is used as a catalyst for organic and inorganic reactions such as vinyl chloride and 1, 2-dichloroethane. It is also used in the preparation of copper oxychloride. For photography, it acts as a fixer, desensitizer reagent. In Petroleum Industry, it is used as a desulfurizing, deodorizing and purifying agent.
In textiles, it is used as a mordant and oxidizing agent for aniline dyestuffs. Copper Chloride also used in the manufacturing of agricultural chemicals, several copper salts and the manufacturing of fast black – melanin.
This is used even in indelible, invisible and laundry marking inks. In addition to this, copper chloride is used as a component in wood preserving, a pigment for glass or ceramics and as a copper plating for aluminum.