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Potassium tetrachloroaurate(III) hydrate, Au 50.9% min

Cat. No.: Au00420 CAS No.: 27988-75-6
MDL.: MFCD00043088 Formula: AuCl4K•xH2O
F.W.377.88(anhy) Purity:
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Catalog Number: Au00420   CAS No.: 27988-75-6
MDL: MFCD00043088 Formula: AuCl4K•xH2O
F.W.: 377.88(anhy) Purity:
Package: Unit: g
Appearance: Crystalline M.P.: 357° dec.
B.P.: Density:
Optical Rotation: Refractive Index:
Solubility: Soluble in water. Stability:
Storage: Category: Catalysts
Reference: Kim, B. J.; Lee, D. J.; Kim, Y. R.; Lim, S. Y.; Bae, J. H.; Kim, K. B.; Chung, T. D. Gold Microshell Tip for In Situ Electrochemical Raman Spectroscopy. Adv. Mater. 2012, 24 (3), 421-424. Xiao, F.; Li, Y.; Gao, H.; Ge, S.; Duan, H. Growth of coral-like PtAu-MnO2 binary nanocomposites on free-standing graphene paper for flexible nonenzymatic glucose sensors. Biosens. Bioelectron. 2013, 41, 417-423.
Application: Potassium tetrachloroaurate(III) hydrate is used as a raw material for the preparation of gold(III) dithiolate complexes, which finds application in luminescence studies, photosensitizers and photocatalysts. Further, it is used for gold electroplating process.